The successful applicant for this position will enjoy a fast paced work environment helping children and their families develop their strengths. We are a strengths based program working to identify the child and family’s areas of strength and access their individual potential for growth within their natural settings. The work done with each family is individualized to the child’s personal needs and strengths. Community Support Specialist will be responsible for linkage, referral, advocacy and teaching skills to both the child and the family. They will work closely with the clinic, schools, courts and community supports in providing services for the child.
This is a community based position which requires home visits (mileage reimbursed) and documentation of all work with the child and family is done via an electronic medical record. Laptop, air card and cell phone provided. Rotating on call is needed. We use the Principles of Re Education, the Circle of Courage, Wraparound philosophy and Developmental Assets as a basis when working with the children and families. Pay range is from $11.54-12.69/hour based upon relevant post degree experience. This position is in Davidson County.
Bachelor’s degree in social work, psychology or sociology is required. Qualified candidates must possess a valid TN driver’s license, private automobile insurance and provide their own vehicle.
Centerstone - 17 months ago