In-Home Family Social Worker job – Youth Villages – United States

The intercept intensive in-home services program is an effective alternative treatment for children and youth who otherwise would be placed in foster care, residential treatment, detention centers, hospitals or other juvenile facilities. Diverting youth from these out of home placement, Intercept family intervention specialists provide guidance and treatment resources for youth and families in their own homes.

Position Overview

Carry a caseload of 4-6 families

Provide individual therapeutic treatment interventions for assigned caseloads and provide ongoing assessment and review

Meet with families’ minimum of 3x per week

Conduct on-going assessment of the clients needs from a strength focused, solution based perspective

Maintain a flexible schedule that is convenient for the client in order to meet clients’ needs

Specialists collaborate with other providers, case workers, and courts to formulate a collaborative treatment plan

Provide on-call crisis support to the client M-F 24 hrs./day, On-call weekend rotations

If clinical licensure hours are needed (LPC, LCSW,etc.), this position qualifies for gaining those as you work with young people

Re
quirements

Master’s degree in a social services discipline is preferred

Bachelor’s degree in social services discipline is required

Degrees that can be considered include: social work, drug and alcohol education or counseling, psychology, criminal justice, guidance counseling, or marriage and family therapy. Other degrees will have to be evaluated further to determine if they meet the qualifications

At least 6 months of mental health experience is preferred
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Experience growth and development through our continuous training, as well as tuition and licensure reimbursement, or pursue opportunities to advance both clinically and administratively with Youth Villages.

Additional Benefits

Medical, Dental, Prescription Drug Coverage & Vision

Retirement Savings Pension Plan

403(b)

2 weeks paid vacation

12 Paid sick days per year

10 Paid holidays

Mileage & Cell Phone Reimbursement

EOE

What’s next?

Are you ready to make difference?

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