The Relative Home Assessment Services (RHAS) Paraprofessional Assessor (PA) is under the supervision of the RHAS Program Manager and is primarily responsible for the daily interaction with and providing services to the target population identified in the Relative Home Assessment Services (RHAS) contract and for providing required Resource Family Approval (RFA) services.
•Conduct Relative Home Assessment services consisting of assessment, training, linkage and other tasks as assigned.
•Provide Pre-Approval and Post-Approval Training to participants.
•Conduct face-to-face discussion and psychoeducation on specified topics.
•Attend and successfully complete the DCFS provided RHAS Training prior to working with DCFS clients.
•Provide RHAS contract service for Applicants and Relative/NREFM Resource Families per RHAS Training.
•Bachelor’s degree preferred in Social Work, Psychology and/or a related Behavioral Science Degree from an accredited University or College.
•One (1) year of professional experience as a case manager or in the field of social work, behavioral science or social science preferred.
•Must be bilingual (Spanish/English)
•Knowledge of child abuse/neglect prevention.
•Home visitation experience desired.
•Must have reliable automobile, valid California driver’s license and automobile insurance.
**Full job description may be provided during pre-interview**