Expected caseload is approximately 15-17 cases PLEASE NOTE THAT ACTUAL CASELOAD WILL VARY ACCORDING TO AGENCY NEED;
Provide a full range of emergency/temporary Kinship Foster Care and related services to foster parents and children (which includes training, crisis intervention services, placement and monitoring, and transporting);
Work on-call hours as directed;
Interface with all providers for the purpose of planning meetings;
Prepare monthly progress reports and other reports that are required by Allegheny County Children and Youth Services, DPW and this agency;
Adhere to all other program and agency policies and procedures governing the objective of the agency and program;
Bachelors Degree in a Social Work or a related field required plus at least three years of experience working directly with children in a child related field
Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
Must have excellent interpersonal skills; and must have the ability to work with persons from various ethnic backgrounds, with particular emphasis in working with families of African American heritage.
Registered and insured vehicle
Certificate of Insurance for vehicle
Valid Pennsylvania Drivers License
Current Act 33 and State Police Clearances
Carry Cell phone
Available to work flexible schedule including evenings and weekends
A Second Chance is an Equal Opportunity Employer All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious; national origin or ancestry; sex; gender identity or expression; sexual orientation disability; marital status; familial status; age (40 or over); or use of a guide or support animal because of blindness, deafness or physical disability of any individual or independent contractor or because of the disability of an individual with whom the person is known to have an association; or on any other basis prohibited by federal, state, or local law.
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