ABS is looking for an individual who is passionate and motivated about assisting clients in obtaining and maintaining employment in order to "make life better." The primary responsibility of this position will be to develop contacts and partnerships with community businesses and leaders to provide a good match for clients and employers. In addition, this position includes specialized and individualized case management duties.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Provides a broad range of paraprofessional social services to patients/clients/consumers and their families, participates in treatment team planning, and performs crisis intervention.
Assists in dealing with personal and social problems. May provide supportive counseling to consumers and families and/or serve as a liaison for social services. May perform case management duties, and group skills training with adolescents.
Minimum Training & Experience: High school diploma or GED and two years' experience in a social services related position.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in a social services related field (social work, sociology, psychology, etc.).
One year at the lower level Social Services Technician 1 or position equivalent.
At least 6 months of job coaching experience.
B.S. Degree and 1 year of experience working with Voc Rehab.
Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information on application status by phone or e-mail. All qualified applicants will be considered, but may not necessarily receive an interview.
Selected applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for next steps in the selection process. Applicants who are not selected will not receive notification. This position is subject to close at any time once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified.
All applicants must pass a satisfactory background clearance and pre-employment drug test.