Must be certified as a Child Welfare professional by the Florida Board (CWCM, CWPI, CPI, etc.). Candidates must reside in Polk Co., FL or nearby due to the area of coverage.
Do you want to make a positive impact on the lives of children and adolescents? If so, you could become a part of a team creating meaningful, independent and productive lives for those individuals that we serve.
Being a Certified Child Welfare Case Manager has its Advantages
As a Certified Child Welfare Case Manager at Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:
Opportunities to make a positive impact in the lives of children and families in need of support
Professional growth through working alongside others in one of the most advanced behavioral health organizations in the country
Quality Low-Cost Benefits, plus student loan debt assistance and 30-day benefit eligibility waiting period for new hires! http://benefits.devereux.org
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health provides services for children and families to ensure a community without abuse, neglect and abandonment, so all children grow to their full potential. Based out of Winter Haven, FL, this position is responsible for:
Ensuring the safety, permanency and well-being of children placed under protective supervision
Assisting Families through the foster care system until reunification or permanent placement is achieved
Self-managing an independent work schedule to include making home visits and court appointments
Keywords: child welfare, social work, social services, social worker, child advocate, family advocate, BSW, MSW, child protection professional, CWCM, CPI, CWPI
What is Devereux doing to support and protect the health and safety of our staff during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Devereux is committed to the health and safety of our staff. All Devereux centers have formal infectious-disease and emergency-management plans tailored to specifically address the unique aspects of communicable disease prevention including COVID-19. We adhere to all mandates and guidelines in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization and practice all protocols that protect the health and safety of our staff. To learn more of how Devereux is supporting and protecting our staff during the pandemic, please visithttps://jobs.devereux.org/#covid.
Bachelor's degree required from an accredited university in social work or related area of study. Related degrees include: criminology, psychology, sociology, counseling, special education, education, human development, child development, family development, marriage and family therapy, and nursing.
Master's Degree in Counseling, Social Work or related field and two years of experience working in child welfare is strongly preferred
- Two years of experience working with children, adolescents and families is strongly preferred .
- Must be able to complete a 3 day new hire orientation class (Monday - Wednesday); Hours are approximately 9:00am to 5:00pm each day
Certification in Child Welfare required (CWCM, CWPI, CPI, etc.)
Valid Florida Driver's License
Successfully pass pre-employment medical screenings which include: Drug Screen, TB Test and Influenza Vaccine
Devereux requires all individuals interviewing for a position involving contact with children to complete The Diana Screen, a screening that assesses a candidate’s understanding of appropriate boundaries between adults and children.
Posted Date 1 month ago (9/21/2021 11:48 AM)
Requisition ID 2021-20094
Position Type Full-Time