FAMILY SUPPORT SPECIALIST

Northwestern Counseling & Support Services,Inc. ( learn more )

St. Albans, Vermont ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3431074
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : January 20, 2021
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Northwestern Counseling & Support Services has a great opportunity for a dedicated human service professional to join our team! The Family Support Team is seeking a Specialist to provide therapeutic counseling and parenting supports to families and children experiencing difficulties which interfere with successful functioning in their homes and/or community settings.

Family Support Specialists:
- Provide case management and work directly with children, parents, and foster parent(s)/families
- Support clients in achieving the goals of the family with an emphasis on safety and well-being
- Collaborate with community partners such as DCF, Northeastern Family Institute (NFI), schools, pediatricians, and other identified natural support

Candidates must have their Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services or a related field. If you want to work for an agency that values its employees and offers comprehensive benefits apply at www.ncssinc.org/careers or send your cover letter and resume to careers@ncssinc.org.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Student Services > Social Worker
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Northwestern Counseling & Support Services,Inc. is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Northwestern Counseling & Support Services has a great opportunity for a dedicated human service professional to join our team! The Family Support Team is seeking a Specialist to provide therapeutic counseling and parenting supports to families and children experiencing difficulties which interfere with successful functioning in their homes and/or community settings.

      Family Support Specialists:
      - Provide case management and work directly with children, parents, and foster parent(s)/families
      - Support clients in achieving the goals of the family with an emphasis on safety and well-being
      - Collaborate with community partners such as DCF, Northeastern Family Institute (NFI), schools, pediatricians, and other identified natural support

      Candidates must have their Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services or a related field. If you want to work for an agency that values its employees and offers comprehensive benefits apply at www.ncssinc.org/careers or send your cover letter and resume to careers@ncssinc.org.
    • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Human Resources Assistant
    • 107 Fisher Pond Rd.
    • St. Albans, Vermont 05478
    • Phone: 802-524-6554
    • Fax: 802-527-2032
    • Email: click here

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