Are you looking to encourage growth and promote positive healthy lives? CONCERN is a non-profit human services organization dedicated to providing child welfare, juvenile justice, and behavioral health services to children and their families. Since 1978, CONCERN has brought hope, offered opportunity, and inspired change in the communities that we serve.
CONCERN is seeking a Part-Time Case Worker for Tioga and Bradford Counties. The Part-Time Case worker will assist biological parents that have been referred by Children and Youth Services. The caseworker will play a vital role in keeping or reuniting children with their families along with developing support plans. This position will also assist the biological parents in maintaining a safe and nurturing environment, resolving crisis and family conflict, developing parenting skills, and connecting to community resources.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in Social Services, Human Services, and Behavioral Sciences.
High School Diploma and 5 Years of experience in the child services field working with children and families.
Must have excellent interpersonal communication skills.
Must possess a valid driver’s license.
Must be able to travel as needed.
Availability for possible evenings and weekends
Other Benefits Include:
Duties and Responsibilities:
The Case Worker will be responsible for coordinating and guiding participants in a strength-based approach to family visits that focus on the children’s needs.
The Case Worker will participate in all meetings pursuant to assigned clients including team meetings with Children and Youth and Court Hearings.
Timely completion of progress notes and data reports for each assigned client will be necessary.
The Case Worker may be responsible for transportation of clients and their families as necessary.
The Case Worker will be responsible for developing and maintaining liaison relationships with Children and Youth Services, other providers, schools, or professionals as necessary and appropriate for each client assigned.
Meeting with client and family on a regular basis for Visit Coaching services in which the Case Worker will be responsible for providing interventions to improve parenting skills.
Job Type: Part-time
Pay: $16.50 per hour