- Every Child, Inc.
Join our team: Family Support Specialist
Every Child is looking for an energetic and versatile caseworker to support families in our community. Our Family Support Specialist caseworkers connect families with resources and support them across three of our programs: Family Preservation, Foster Care, and SWAN. This is the perfect position for a creative caseworker that is seeking variety in their caseload and has the flexibility to work within various systems. What we offer:
Flexible hours - you work with your clients to create your schedule
$14.43 - $16.35 per hour and a $1,000 Sign on Bonus
Health, Dental, and Vision insurance
Expense and Mileage reimbursement
Be part of a supportive and caring team that collaborates and shares resources
Child care and student loan reimbursement programs
Free licensure supervision
About the role: Our caseworkers are responsible for helping families identify and work to break down barriers. Using a strengths-based approach, they meet the family where they are and help them achieve their goals. Caseworkers aid families through life skills teaching, connection to resources, and emotional support. They collaborate with families’ teams including cross-sector members. You’ll be a good fit if you possess the following:
Bachelor’s degree in social work, counseling, or related field.
One to two years related experience and/or internship preferred.
Strong ability to personally relate one-on-one with each client and build solid relationships
Willing to work a flexible schedule, which may include off-business hours, such as after school, evening, and/or on weekends
Ability to demonstrate effective problem solving and maintain confidential data
Ability to travel, driving to meetings at client’s homes or to activities
Physical Requirements Use of general office equipment (computer, keyboards, telephones, copy and telefax machines). May require minimal filing. Driving/operation of a vehicle. Must be able to transport infants in car seats requiring lifting and carrying up to 25 pounds. Additional Requirements Act 33/34 Clearances current within one (1) year, FBI Clearance, Valid current PA Driver’s License, vehicle and proof of adequate vehicle /liability insurance coverage. Ability to work a flexible work schedule to include evening and weekends. Every Child, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Admissions, the provision of services and referrals, of clients shall be made without regard to race, color, religious creed, disability, ancestry, national origin (including limited English proficiency), age, gender, gender expression, gender identity, or sexual orientation.