- Therapeutic Visitation Services
- Atlantic County, NJ, USA
- Full Time
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Visit Coach needed in Atlantic Counties. Visit Coaches provide progressive visits for children in foster care (throughout South Jersey) and their parents with the goal of reunification/permanency. Responsibilites 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. Ideal candidate should be organized, detail oriented and have good people skills.
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.