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 training 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 training, assessment, linkage and other tasks as assigned. The PA will provide training services for participants of RHAS. The PA is required to work some late nights and weekends. The PA will attend supervision with Program Manager. The PA will be culturally sensitive and competent and understand the population’s needs and challenges.
Conduct Relative Home Assessment services consisting of assessment, training, linkage and other tasks as assigned.
Learn all aspects of Pre-Approval and Post-Approval Training to provide comprehensive information 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.