Family Centered Specialist or Therapist

Family Centered Specialist or Therapist

Saint Francis Community Services | Phillipsburg, KS, 67661, US
Salary Range:$43,000 – $51,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted a month ago

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Provide in home services to a family 4 fours a week or more.

Carry a caseload of 5 families

Respond to families throughout the week and weekend.

Must become FCT certified within 1 year of hire.

Mandated referrer, ability to monitor safety and address safety concerns

Demonstrate effective written and verbal communication skills. Must provide reports to court if necessary.

Belief in family preservation model

Understanding of family driven practice, genograms, ecomaps, and social histories.

Understanding of the child welfare and state system.

Understanding of the interrelation between trauma and symptoms of trauma (i.e.: substance abuse, eating disorders, depression, anxiety)

Ability to collaborate with child/family, extended family and friends and other agencies involved to empower the family

Ability to work with all cultures, use culturally competent model

Flexible to changing situations, ability to work evenings and weekend if needed by the family in their home.

Able to solve problems and make independent judgements, but also able and willing to seek assistance when necessary.

Ability to make vital crisis decisions on the job to effect change

Ability to exhibit emotional maturity, empathy, patience, and sound judgment

Works effectively with others /teamwork, ability to receive feedback..

Understands and practices Universal Precautions.

Essential Functions:

Ensure clients' rights are protected.

Adhere to Standard Operating Procedures, personnel polices and federal, state and local rules, statues, regulations, and contractual terms.

Participate in weekly team meetings

Collaborate with DCF

Document activities and assessments

Equal Opportunity Employer