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DATE ADDED: Wed 17/10/2018

Family Coordinator

Pittsburgh, USA
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COMPANY: MACEDONIA FAMILY AND COMMUNITY ENRICHMENT CENTER

Job Description

UNIT: FAMILY ENGAGEMENT SERVICES

The Family Coordinator I is responsible for making initial contact with families to make assessments, engage them in preparing for a family conference for the purpose of goal planning, and gaining proficiency with the Organizations programs. The Family Coordinator I cooperates with families, service providers and community stakeholders.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provides linkage to resources for families with a focus on reaching self-sufficiency while utilizing the conference and teaming service model
  • Utilizes a strength based approach to engage families; conducts home visits with families
  • Maintains contact with natural supports, referring agencies, providers, and other stakeholders
  • Consults and cooperates with community systems to facilitate linkage, referrals and follow up on the progress of the family meeting their goals
  • Maintains a high level of ethical conduct regarding confidentiality and professionalism
  • Schedules and facilitates family conferences and guides the family to complete a family plan
  • Establishes rapport with all participants prior to and during family conferences
  • Completes and maintains written documentation
  • Leads weekly team case review meetings
  • Travels throughout Allegheny County to consult with and support families.
  • Assists with unit data tracking and administrative paperwork

EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in social science, education or related field is required
  • Act 33, 34 and FBI clearances required

EXPERIENCE/MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • 2-3 years’ case management experience
  • Experience and thorough knowledge of methods and procedures used in determining eligibility for social services
  • Valid PA driver’s license, clean driving record, insurance and registration required

SALARY: $36,000 candidate with Bachelor’s Degree; $38,000 candidate with Master’s Degree

Veterans are encouraged to apply.

 


Role: Family Coordinator
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Location: Pittsburgh,

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