Master’s Level Visitation Supervisor / Family Counselor
Our Family Support Services Department is seeking Master’s Level Visitation Supervisors to provide supervised visitation services in the office and community settings to children and their parents in Maricopa County for our Special Family Reunification Program.
Our Special Family Reunification Program provides services to children and their parents in order to create a more positive future for children who are involved with the Department of Child Safety (DCS) due to medical child abuse. During the visit, the visitation supervisor supervises parent- child interactions, ensures child safety, and supports a positive parent-child relationship. After the visit, the visit supervisor teaches parenting skills, child development, and positive discipline techniques; through an evidence based curriculum that specifically provides education for families at risk for abuse and neglect with children birth to 18 years old. The visitation supervisor works with the caregiver to assist them in making parental changes needed to safely parent their children with a goal of promoting a healthy family reunification.
The Special Family Reunification Program embraces a team approach by communicating with all providers involved to ensure continuity of care.
Position is offered per diem as a contract employee. Southwest Human Development is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
-Minimum Master’s degree in Counseling, Social Work, or related field. Professional experience working with children, adults, and families is preferred; along with knowledge of child welfare, child development, parenting education, and community resources.
-The candidate must have good written/verbal communication skills, be computer literate, a strong team member; and BE WILLING TO TRAVEL. Some transportation is required. Attendance at our bi-weekly Clinical Staffing (Wednesdays 1230pm) is mandatory.
-Bilingual English/Spanish encouraged to apply.
-Valid Arizona Fingerprint Clearance Card required OR must qualify for a valid Arizona Level One Fingerprint Clearance Card.
-AZBBHE Board Approved Clinical Supervision hours are available for Associate level Licensees.
-Car Seat Training is preferred
-CPR/First Aid Certification required
-Must have reliable transportation and valid auto insurance to provide transportation services throughout Maricopa County.
Thank you for considering this opportunity, we hope to receive your resume.