Child and Family Specialist - Bilingual Spanish
Star View Children and Family Services (TEAMMATES) - Pasadena, CA

This job posting is no longer available on SocialService.com. Find similar jobs:Child Family Specialist jobs

Stars Behavioral Health Group (SBHG) provides quality behavioral health services through proven practices and cost effective care throughout all of California.
Since 1988, we’ve developed supportive, behavioral health programs for children, adolescents, adults and families. And our more than 1,000 behavioral health workers take great pride and commitment in helping troubled youngsters succeed with mental health and behavioral problems at home, at school, and in life. We are leaders in providing diverse multidisciplinary Mental Health Services to children and their families in California. JOB DESCRIPTION
Our CFS is designed to work specifically with children in their home and school environment. The CFS is responsible for variety of services ranging from behavioral management, transportation, respite care, school aid, crisis intervention, self-help skills building, vocational training and other services as needed to provide “whatever it takes” to make a successful and permanent placement for a child. The CFS work is coordinated by the Wraparound Facilitator. He/She is a part of the Child and Family Team staff. Minimum Requirements
Skills and Abilities (illustrative only)
•Ability to interact and communicate both verbally and in writing with seriously emotionally disturbed adolescents, parents, foster parents, caregivers, schools, other staff, physicians, county agencies, other health care and social services providers and the public.
•Ability to perform clear and concise documentation PAY/ BENEFITS
*Competitive Pay and Bilingual Spanish Bonus for some teams / programs
*Educational Assistance Program
*Exceptional multi-disciplinary in-house training offered by licensed professionals
*Flexible Schedules
*PPO & HMO Health Care Benefits (Some plans at $0 cost to Employee)
*Life Insurance, AFLAC and 401(k),
*Generous Paid Days Leave (PDL), Holidays and More!
Skills
Bachelors’ Degree in child counseling, development, psychology, social services or related social science field
-and-
•Four (4) years of experience working with At Risk Your / SED children in a mental health setting (Individual Rehab, Counseling, Mentoring, etc.)
•Valid California Driver's License and ability to drive to and from client’s homes in personal vehicle
•Bilingual Spanish is Highly Desired to meet our current client needs
Notes
As a condition of employment, applicants will be required to pass a background screen, reference check, and drug screen. Visit our website for additional career opportunities: www.StarsInc.com
Proud to be Equal Opportunity Employers and DMH Contract Providers