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.
The PA shall conduct Relative Home Assessment services consisting of assessment, training, linkage and other tasks as assigned.
The PA will provide services within the field, community and office setting.
The PA is required to work some late nights and weekends.
The PA will attend supervision with the Agency’s CPD.
The PA will be culturally sensitive and competent and understand the population’s needs and challenges.
The PA will conduct outreach and collaboration with DCFS and other entities as necessary.
The PA will mentor and coach staff as needed. The PA must have excellent time management, computer, communication, and documentation/record keeping skills.
The PA must be able to handle a large work-load, work cohesively with other team members, adhere to deadlines and quality assurance reviews, and follow the procedures and protocols of the Agency and the Department of Child and Family Services (DCFS).
*Full job description may be provided during pre-interview.