Family Specialist - Now Hiring
SAFY of America, Inc. - Cleveland, OH

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This position may be responsible for the case management functions of a caseload of foster youth and respective foster homes which includes, but is not limited to the performance of the following duties: Review referrals of youth with co-workers to determine if and where the placement may occur.Communicate with the foster parent/s to discuss the potential placement of the referral.Conduct visits to the home as prescribed by policy and placing agency contract requirements.Discuss all relevant issues pertaining to the youth in care with foster parent/s, youth, school officials, natural parents, placing agency and other appropriate parties involved with the youth according to policy, regulations and best practice standards.Assist with Crisis Intervention and prevention of youth disruptions. Compile profile using pre and post assessment tools for outcome measures.Prepare complete DAFs and treatment plans within specified time frames according to established time frames involving all appropriate parties as required by policy and regulations.Maintain contact with referral agency caseworker using discharge reports, telephone calls, incident reports in addition to regularly scheduled and required written reports.Attend hearings and semi-annual review for all youth assigned to caseload.
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