Family Support Worker
Boys Town
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Post Date: Aug 29, 2019
Job Type: Full Time
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Location: US - Florida - Port St. Lucie
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Description
In a career as a Family Support Worker, also known as an In-Home Family Services Consultant, you have the ability to change a family’s life. Every family has its problems, but some families’ problems threaten their very existence. Drug and alcohol addiction. Domestic abuse. Adolescent defiance and behavioral challenges. These are issues that our team works to overcome as they strive to keep struggling families together. Your work here will not only be life-changing but lifesaving.

You will provide in-home intervention to children and their families in the St. Lucie County and Martin County area, utilizing a skill based, solution focused model to help families adopt positive solutions to problems through the teaching of skills and behavioral techniques accessing community resources and support.

Skills
Bachelor's degree in Behavioral Sciences or Human Services required. NOTE: Education and experience requirements may be higher based on Affiliate Site location, Local contracts, or Federal/State contract requirements.
1 to 2 years of experience including working with children and families required. Experience working with children and families in community-based programs or Boys Town Programs preferred.


Notes
Must possess a valid driver's license with a good driving record, plus the ability to provide own transportation (mileage reimbursed) to complete travel requirements of the job.
Must meet auto insurance requirements established by Boys Town policy and/or State and Local laws.
This position is available rotationally to provide crisis response and must be available to work non-traditional business hours including early mornings, nights, weekends, and holidays.



Contact Details
Name: Michaela Silhasek
Address: 192 NW Central Park Plaza
City: Port St. Lucie
State/Province: Florida
Zipcode: 34986
Country: United States
URL: https://jobs.boystown.org/job/port-saint-lucie/family-support-worker/197/13048557