Department:Therapeutic Visitation ServicesLocation:Glassboro, NJ, USA
Pay Type:SalaryBenefits:Health, Dental, Vision, 401(k)
Employment Type:Full Time

Visit Coaches provide progressive visits for children in foster care (throughout South Jersey) and their parents with the goal of reunification/permanency.  Responsibilities include transporting children to and from visits, modeling and coaching parenting skills, facilitating appropriate interactions between parents and children and working collaboratively with DCP&P.  Flexible schedules, agency vehicle, and laptop provided.

Job Function:

Therapeutic Visitation Services - Provide therapeutic support and progressive visitation between birth parents and their children in resource placements to increase timely reunification. 

Parent Support Services - Prepare families for reunification or maintain reunification for families that have been recently reunified.


This position requires a Bachelors degree required.   Must have and maintain a valid driver's license, use of an insured vehicle and an acceptable driving record.
 
Necessary Skills and Abilities

  • Provides culturally competent service delivery.
  • Upholds ethical standards in accordance with Social Work Code of Ethics.
  • Effectively engages all client populations.
  • Continually assesses clients' needs.
  • Provides appropriate intervention strategies and adjusts services accordingly.
  • Must demonstrate initiative, creativity, be dependable, reliable and work well independently.
  • Must be able to exercise independent thinking and good judgment under all circumstances.
  • Must be able to analyze work, set goals, develop plans and utilize time effectively and efficiently.
  • Must regularly be able to see, speak and hear.
  • Frequently required to stand, sit, walk, bend, use hands and arms and must occasionally lift up to 20 pounds.
  • Must be sensitive, flexible and responsive to gender, race, ethnicity, socio-economic status, religion, age, sexual orientation or any other special needs as reflected in the ability to communicate with staff and/or clients.
  • Assume an active role in agency events.

 

 

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