degree in Social Work or other Human Services field required.
Minimum of one year experience working in a child welfare or mental health field (preferred).
Additional sign-on bonus offered for Child Welfare Training Institute (CWTI) Certification.
Do the Right Thing for the Right Reason Everyday at LSSM! Position serves Kalamazoo/Benton Harbor.
Provide social work/case management services for children and families in a team focused foster care program. Be part of a growing team working towards safety and permanence for the children and families we serve. Provide services in accordance with all applicable contractual and regulatory requirements and accreditation standards (DHS, BCAL and COA). This Position will be posted until filled.
Provide a range of case management services, including community resource referrals, offer court testimony, be responsible for general case management, complete home visits, and develop behavior and treatment plans. Participate in both regular group and individual supervision. Provide timely submission of all reports, thoroughly documenting services, as required by the Department of Human Services. Assume primary responsibilities of all cases assigned.
Ability to work within the Mission Statement of the organization; "Serving people as an expression of the love of Christ". Satisfactory verification of criminal background clearance, protective services clearance and Sex Offender Registry and OIG check. Satisfactory drug screen test results. Valid driver license, proof of insurance and reliable ongoing personal transportation.
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Southwest Michigan Management Team
Road Suite 5
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
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