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MULTIPLE OPENINGS AVAILABLE - Community Partners

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November 13, 2018

       Community Partners Employment Opportunities

All applicants can apply at: https://www.cp-cto.org/work-here


Targeted Case Manager - Belle Glade

Full Time Professional / Belle Glade, FL, US

JOB SUMMARY:

The core function of a Targeted Case Manager is to: Monitor, Plan, link and advocate for their client and the client’s family. A Targeted Case manager should be available to help the family fold the needed services - including a full range of traditional and non-traditional mental health services, family supports, health, education, and social services - into a family-sensitive service plan. 

 Community Partners of South Florida is fully committed to the value of family involvement. We strongly believe that families must be included in all decisions regarding the planning and provision of mental health services for their children. It is the responsibility of Targeted Case managers to make every effort to assure families the opportunity to be included in decisions made on behalf of their children.                   

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college, with a major in counseling, social work, psychology, criminal justice, nursing, rehabilitation, special education, health education, or a related human services field,
  • A minimum of one year of full time or equivalent experience working with children with a serious emotional disturbance,
  • Valid Florida driver’s license, ability to drive, dependable transportation

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Knowledge of available resources in the service area for children with a serious emotional disturbance,
  • Knowledge of and compliance with state and federal statutes, rules, and policies that affect the target population.
  • A thorough knowledge of the stages, processes and milestones of normal physical, cognitive, social and emotional development of children from birth through adolescence.
  • Ability to learn and retain a comprehensive knowledge of Parent-Child Center policies and procedures, as well as all policy and procedure relevant to the Family Empowerment Team.
  • Understanding of how children's behavior problems may be symptoms of underlying development delays or emotional disturbances.
  • Ability to educate and advise families and caregivers on age-appropriate expectations for children, and can help set realistic expectations for children who demonstrate developmental problems as a result of a serious emotional disturbance or abuse and/or neglect.
  • Knowledge of how social work values and principles apply to child welfare practice, including respecting the family's dignity, individuality, culture and right to self-determination.
  • Understanding of the importance of effective case assessment and planning as the foundation of casework intervention.



Targeted Case Manager – Riviera Beach

Full Time Professional / Riviera Beach, FL, US

JOB SUMMARY:

The core function of a Targeted Case Manager is to: Monitor, Plan, link and advocate for their client and the client’s family. A Targeted Case manager should be available to help the family fold the needed services - including a full range of traditional and non-traditional mental health services, family supports, health, education, and social services - into a family-sensitive service plan. 

 Community Partners of South Florida is fully committed to the value of family involvement. We strongly believe that families must be included in all decisions regarding the planning and provision of mental health services for their children. It is the responsibility of Targeted Case managers to make every effort to assure families the opportunity to be included in decisions made on behalf of their children.                   

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college, with a major in counseling, social work, psychology, criminal justice, nursing, rehabilitation, special education, health education, or a related human services field,
  • A minimum of one year of full time or equivalent experience working with children with a serious emotional disturbance,
  • Valid Florida driver’s license, ability to drive, dependable transportation

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Knowledge of available resources in the service area for children with a serious emotional disturbance,
  • Knowledge of and compliance with state and federal statutes, rules, and policies that affect the target population.
  • A thorough knowledge of the stages, processes and milestones of normal physical, cognitive, social and emotional development of children from birth through adolescence.
  • Ability to learn and retain a comprehensive knowledge of Parent-Child Center policies and procedures, as well as all policy and procedure relevant to the Family Empowerment Team.
  • Understanding of how children's behavior problems may be symptoms of underlying development delays or emotional disturbances.
  • Ability to educate and advise families and caregivers on age-appropriate expectations for children, and can help set realistic expectations for children who demonstrate developmental problems as a result of a serious emotional disturbance or abuse and/or neglect.
  • Knowledge of how social work values and principles apply to child welfare practice, including respecting the family's dignity, individuality, culture and right to self-determination.
  • Understanding of the importance of effective case assessment and planning as the foundation of casework intervention.

 


Outreach Coordinator - BRIDGES @ Pahokee

Full Time Service / Pahokee, FL, US


JOB SUMMARY: 

 

This position requires a mid-level outreach and engagement staff person who can work with other human service professionals to strategically reach out and effectively engage families in the targeted community.  Ideally, the person is from that community and understands the complexities of the community and its breadth of culture. The objective is to connect families to local services. The primary goal is on-going engagement and education of our target audience.  The Outreach Coordinator needs to be motivated, committed, reliable, and flexible.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree, ideally in social services field
  • Min 2 yrs experience in related field
  • Bi-lingual (Both written and oral communication) 
  • Flexible in work hours including evenings and Saturdays
  • Possesses effective computer skills & communication skills with a focus on customer service

 

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Knowledge of community engagement skill sets and an understanding of the challenges facing families In low-income communities.
  • Knowledge of outreach strategies that will effectively engage community residents to participate in activities and services offered by BRIDGES.
  • Ability to effectively outreach, engage, and market the purpose and services available via BRIDGES.
  • Strong facilitation skills and effective public speaking skills.
  • Ability to coordinate with local agencies with outreach efforts to reach the targeted local community.
  • Ability to gather feedback from the community on an on-going basis to better inform programming decisions.
  • Ability to plan and coordinate events and activities that support community outreach & the engagement of the community.
  • Satisfactory level of computer skills in the Microsoft Office suite, specifically Word and Excel, as well as usage of the internet and e-mail.
  • Motivated, committed, reliable and accountable.

Mentoring Program Assistant

Part Time 25 hours Lake Worth, FL, US


JOB SUMMARY: 

The Mentoring Program Assistant will work closely with Program Coordinator to assist with the mentoring programming that will provide opportunities for youth to develop a full array of assets, which lead to the development of skills and abilities for successful transition into adulthood.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School diploma equivalent required. A.S. degree preferred.
  • At least 21 years of age.
  • Experience working with children grades K through 5 in the youth programming setting.
  • Ability to maintain effective working relationships with students and staff.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to think analytically and employ good judgment.
  • Good organizational and administrative skills.
  • Satisfactory level of computer skills in the Microsoft Office suite, specifically Word and Excel, as well as usage of the internet and e-mail.
  • Flexibility in work schedule, which will include evening and weekend hours.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Knowledge of developmentally appropriate practices and activities for after school programming for youth, specifically for youth grades K through 5.
  • Knowledge of Mentoring or volunteering programming and appropriate practices.
  • Ability to implement programming that positively and effectively supports youth development and leadership.
  • Knowledge of appropriate behavior management practices and techniques for youth of all ages.
  • Demonstrates good judgment that will assure programming that is safe and age-appropriate.
  • Ability to be a good role model and leader for youth.



Site Administrator

Administrative / Belle Glade, FL, US


JOB SUMMARY:

The purpose of Bridges is to enhance parental & community capacity in targeted neighborhoods around increasing healthy births, decreasing child abuse and neglect, increasing school readiness and increasing rates for 3rd grade children reading on grade level. The Site Administrator will be responsible for the overall administrative support for the Bridges site. This includes: all administrative paperwork; oversight and coordination of space; scheduling of events, activities and workshops, including flyers, sign-in sheets, & tracking of program utilization; support with collection and entry of data; support with data analysis used for continuous program improvement & results-based accountability; assistance to the Site Director to support the Partner Domain goals & activities; etc.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelors degree preferred or equivalent years experience in related skills
  • Min 2 yrs experience in related responsibilities
  • Flexible in work hours including some evenings and some Saturdays
  • Bi-lingual preferred 
  • Possesses effective computer skills & communication skills with a focus on customer service

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Excellent computer skills, specifically in Microsoft Office suite and the internet
  • Excellent data collection & entry skills; ability to enter, maintain, and compile reports from the data collected
  • Competence in facility coordination & scheduling; ability to coordinate activities & events
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with all stakeholders; demonstrates effective communication skills with clients and partners
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks / assignments and demonstrates good judgment and creative thinking
  • Demonstrates the organizational skill to manage a complex schedule 

Supervisor of Therapy Services-School Based

Full Time / Riviera Beach, FL, US

JOB SUMMARY:
 

Supervisory role which includes supervising, monitoring, and training therapists and targeted case managers as needed. Responsible for oversight and management of outcomes and data. Clinical responsibilities may include providing medically necessary mental health services to children and their families in the outpatient office, their homes, at schools and/or other safe community settings depending on the family’s choice.  


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work, Mental Health Counseling, Marriage & Family Therapy (or the equivalent) from an accredited university or college.
  • Registered Intern with the State of Florida, License strongly preferred. 
  • Minimum of two years’ experience successfully providing clinical supervision 

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Minimum of two years experience with children with serious emotional disturbances, trauma, and abuse/neglect issues AND experience working with children and families with psychological, behavioral, and/or psychosocial issues.
  • Ability to conceptualize and execute decisions in an assertive manner
  • Experience with successfully managing emergent situations and respond to staff members and agency needs as they arise
  • Experience with successful management of staff, particularly with reviewing, approving, and revising clinical documentation AND identifying, developing, and implementing policies to best fit department or agency need
  • Ability to collect, analyze, and communicate outcomes to Senior Leadership, funders, and other partners
  • Advanced computer knowledge (i.e. ability to create and utilize spreadsheets, track outcomes, and use schedules).
  • Trained in Client-Director Outcome-Informed therapy approach, preferred.
  • Ability to work well as a member of a team and to be flexible.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrate cultural competence and awareness of the socio-cultural characteristics of clients served.
  • Willingness and ability to travel locally; work a flexible schedule, which includes evenings and possibly weekends, and to work in a school and home-based environment.

Therapist-Mental Health-Substance Abuse

Full Time / Riviera Beach, FL, US


JOB SUMMARY:

Under the Director’s supervision, the Therapist will provide clinical services to Village for Change clients in the office, client’s home, or other safe community setting depending on the client’s choice and need. 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work, Mental Health Counseling, or Marriage & Family Therapy (or the equivalent) from an accredited university or college in the field of counseling, social work, psychology, or related human service and license eligible. 
  • Experience in working with population recovering from substance abuse 
  • Knowledge of ASAM and DSM criteria in relation to clients experiencing substance abuse and mental health disorders 
  • Trained or knowledge of the Partners for Change Outcome Management System preferred.
  • Ability to work well as a member of a team and to be flexible.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrate cultural competence and awareness of the socio-cultural characteristics of clients served.
  • Willingness and ability to travel locally; work a flexible schedule, which includes evenings and possibly weekends.

Child Watch Provider – Lake Worth

Part Time: No Accrual Service / Lake Worth, FL, US

 

JOB SUMMARY:

Staff will provide safe and engaging atmosphere for youth while their guardians are in a Bridges-related parent activity.  Staff will actively engage the youth, utilize age-appropriate activities, and implement an appropriate behavior management approach that encourages responsibility and social competencies in a non-punitive manner.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School diploma equivalent required. A.S. degree preferred.
  • Be at least 18 years old.
  • Experience working with children in a program setting for at least 1 year.
  • Ability to maintain effective working relationships with students and staff.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
  • Fluency in English and Bilingual in Spanish or Creole required.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Knowledge of developmentally appropriate practices and activities for youth aged 3 years old to 12 years old.  
  • Knowledge of appropriate behavior management practices & techniques for youth.
  • Demonstrates good judgment that will assure programming that is safe and age-appropriate.
  • Ability to maintain effective working relationships with students, families and staff.
  • Possesses cultural competency skills.

Child Watch Provider – Belle Glade

Part Time: No Accrual Service / Belle Glade, FL, US

 

JOB SUMMARY:

Staff will provide safe and engaging atmosphere for youth while their guardians are in a Bridges-related parent activity.  Staff will actively engage the youth, utilize age-appropriate activities, and implement an appropriate behavior management approach that encourages responsibility and social competencies in a non-punitive manner.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School diploma equivalent required. A.S. degree preferred.
  • Be at least 18 years old.
  • Experience working with children in a program setting for at least 1 year.
  • Ability to maintain effective working relationships with students and staff.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
  • Fluency in English and Bilingual in Spanish or Creole required.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Knowledge of developmentally appropriate practices and activities for youth aged 3 years old to 12 years old.  
  • Knowledge of appropriate behavior management practices & techniques for youth.
  • Demonstrates good judgment that will assure programming that is safe and age-appropriate.
  • Ability to maintain effective working relationships with students, families and staff.
  • Possesses cultural competency skills.

 

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