Family Services Caseworker 1671060
Company: Raystown Developmental Services
Posted on: June 25, 2022
*** Full Time with Benefits ***
*** Pay Scale $15.00 to $16.00/hour ***
*** Sign On Bonus $750 ***
*** Flexible Hours to meet the needs of the family being served
Family Preservation and Reunification Caseworker - Mifflin
Looking to do meaningful work helping others in the community as a
Family Preservation and Reunification Caseworker?
Raystown Developmental Services, part of Pathways one of the
largest national providers of accessible, outcome-based behavioral
and mental health services, is in search of a compassionate,
caring, growth-minded Family Preservation and Reunification
Caseworker staff member, ready to make a difference in the lives of
For your passion and dedication providing Foster Home Supervisor,
we offer paid training, career advancement opportunities,
medical/dental/vision, paid vacation and sick time, flexible
schedule, and much, much more (read below)! We realize that your
growth is paramount to our continued reputation of quality and
service excellence, so we are ready to invest in YOU from day
About your Role: A person in this position functions as a
caseworker in the Family Preservation and Reunification Program.
This position works with families that have children who are at
risk of placement outside the home. This position also assists in
reuniting families following an out-of-home placement.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Initiate and maintain contact with families who are to receive
services by making contact within 24 hours of referral and
contacting them face to face, and in the home at least twice per
week for the length of time of the agreed-upon service (unless
otherwise directed upon by the funding source).
- Work with families to develop Family Services Case Plan within
one month after being assigned a family. Complete closing summaries
within one month of completing services and provide a copy of the
closing summary to the referral source.
- Oversee visits by preparing for the visits in advance with the
family as needed in the familys home, if the childs safety cannot
be assured then visits are conducted in the community or visitation
room at RDS. Does the Following Apply to You?
- Minimum High School diploma/General Equivalency Diploma (GED)
with 5 years related experience/training in working with children
and families OR
- Associates Degree in a Human-Services or Child Development
related field, with 3 years experience/training in working with
children and/or families Preferred:
- Bachelors Degree in related field
- Bachelors Degree in unrelated field with minimum 12 credits in
a Human Service related course; i.e., psychology, sociology,
- 1-year experience/training in working with children and/or
- Knowledge of the child welfare, juvenile justice, mental
health, or developmental disability service systems is a plus
Raystown Developmental Services is committed to creating the best
possible work environment for our team members and offers the
following total rewards package: Competitive Wage/Salary
Training, Development and Continuing Education Credits for
Opportunities for advancement! As we grow, you grow with us!
Raystown Developmental Services is an equal opportunity employer
with a commitment to diversity. All qualified applicants will
receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender
identity, disability, veteran status or any other protected
characteristic. We are an equal opportunity employer and all
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin,
disability status, protected veteran status, or any other
characteristic protected by law.
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