Provide services to families in Gloucester, Camden, Cumberland and Salem Counties with a goal of strengthening, stabilize and preserve the family constellation in the community setting. Provide children/youth and their families with therapeutic strategies to enhance the community setting. Provide children/youth and their families with therapeutic strategies to enhance the following: negotiation and conflict resolution skill training, effective coping skills, healthy limit-setting, stress management, self-fulfillment behavioral health symptom management, psychoeducation, self-care, and developing or building on skills self-fulfillment, education and potential employability.
This position requires a Master's degree in counseling, social work, or a related field. Minimum of two years of experience working with children/adolescents families. Previous in-home experience preferred.
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.