Case Management Support
Company: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health
Location: Fort Pierce
Posted on: February 21, 2019
**Description** _Do you want to be a part of creating meaningful, independent and productive lives for children in the child welfare system? Are you looking for an opportunity to start your career in Case Management? If so, consider joining Communities Connected for Kids as a Case Management Support Representative!_ **Being a Case Management Support has its Advantages** As a Case Management Support at CCKids, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer: + Opportunities to make a positive impact in the lives of children and families in need of assistance + Opportunities to work alongside other talented Child Welfare professionals, providing the opportunity to learn and grow in the field of child welfare case management + Excellent benefits including low-cost, high coverage health insurance, competitive time-off benefits, retirement, tuition reimbursement, public servant student loan forgiveness, and MORE! Communities Connected for Kids provides Community Based services for children and families in the child welfare system, so all children grow to their full potential. Based out of Fort Pierce, FL, this position is responsible for suppporting Dependency Case Managers with assigned tasks, transporting clients to and from court appointments, medical appointments, and family visitations, and providing oversight and documentation of those appointments. _keywords: case management support, transporter, family visitations, child welfare, social work, social services, social worker, child advocate, family advocate_ **Qualifications** **Education:** + High School diploma or GED equivalent required **Experience:** + Two years of experience working with children/families + Previous experience in a social service organization _preferred_ **Other Requirements:** + Valid Driver's License **Company Overview** **About the Communities Connected for Kids Program** Communities Connected for Kids provides oversight and coordination of the child-welfare system in Indian River, Martin, Okeechobee and St. Lucie counties. At any given time, there are about 1,300 abused, abandoned or neglected children in our care. We are responsible for the safety and well-being of each one of them. We meet this responsibility through a mix of direct and contracted services. If you think about it in terms of building a house, we are the general contractor of the child-welfare system. The system is the house, we are the contractor, and our network of service providers are the subcontractors we pull together to make the house strong and ready to live in. Communities Connected for Kids offers a full range of care for children, adolescents, young adults and family members in Okeechobee and the Treasure Coast. We offer our services through a wide variety of approaches including in-home parenting and prevention services, family preservation, case management, residential programs and extended foster care services for teenagers and young adults. **Competitive Salary and Benefits** In addition to a competitive salary, Communities Connected for Kids provides a comprehensive health and welfare program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners, through our partnership with Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health. Our benefit programs include medical (including telemedicine - medical care via phone, web, app), dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services and an employee assistance / work-life balance program. In addition, we offer tuition assistance, generous time-off, a 403(b) retirement plan with matching benefit, and voluntary/employee paid supplemental life and accident coverage. Visit benefits.devereux.org to see more about our great benefits! The employment policies of Communities Connected for Kids are to recruit and hire qualified employees without discrimination because of race, religion, creed, color, age, sex, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, communication ability, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation and to treat them equally with respect to compensation and opportunities for advancement - including upgrading, promotion and transfer - consistent with individual skills and the needs of Communities Connected for Kids. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We will consider applicants for this position without regard to any category protected by applicable federal, state or local law, including but not limited to race, religion, sex, color, age, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, national origin, marital status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or uniform service member status. Communities Connected for Kids is a drug-free workplace, drug screening required. EOE **Requisition ID** _2019-4337_ **Category** _Clinical_ **Position Type** _Full-Time_
Keywords: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health, Fort Pierce , Case Management Support, Executive , Fort Pierce, Florida
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