•Supervision of Treatment/Therapeutic Foster Care Unit providing services aimed at meeting permanency and service needs of foster youth and their families
•Provide close supervision, training and guidance to case managers to ensure safe, effective discharge planning within The Child Success Model.
•Act as liaison to Administration for Children’s Services and Family Court, reviewing all staff’s reports and notes prior to submittal to ACS and Court.
•Have a demonstrated expertise in the provision of services to children and their families working toward discharge planning
•Participate in Family Team Conferences, staff training and planning sessions.
•Other duties as needed.
•MSW plus five years of post-MSW experience required.
•Thorough working knowledge of foster care and adoption system.
•Excellent oral and written communication skills.
•Excellent organizational and management skills.
•Flexibility and ability to work under pressure and to relate to birth parents, foster parents and children.
•Previous work with adolescents and their families.
Children’s Aid is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment. Qualified candidates from underrepresented populations are encouraged to apply.
Please apply online through Children’s Aid website – Job ID: 004061