Job: Family Support Counselor-Kinship (Full-Time)

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Posted: 04/14/2017

Job Status: Full Time

Job Description

This position is responsible for providing in-home wrap around services to at risk families. The FSC performs the initial individual and family needs assessment, case plan, and discharge report and all documentation required on his/her caseload. He/she also makes referrals to a variety of agencies for the family for follow-up services. The individual must be able to work a flexible schedule including evenings to meet the needs of the families served by the program.

Skills / Requirements

A Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or related human services field and at least 2 years of experience working with children and families with diverse backgrounds. The two years may include experience in child welfare, education, juvenile justice, or another social service area. The individual must have knowledge of the dependency system as well as child development, parenting, Kinship issues and social services in Broward County.

Important Notes

It is the policy of Kids In Distress to provide Equal Employment Opportunity for all employees and to applicants for employment in accordance with laws, statutes and regulations concerning equal employment opportunities and affirmative action. We strongly encourage women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply to all of our job openings. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, age, disability status, Genetic Information & Testing, Family & Medical Leave, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Kids In Distress is a Drug Free Workplace and requires drug testing.

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