Family Support Specialist

Holy Family Institute

https://www.hfi-pgh.org/

Website Holy Family Institute

Employer:  Holy Family Institute
Reports to: HFR Program Supervisor
Hours:  Full-time Monday-Friday; must be flexible in scheduling to satisfy the needs of program families. Some evening hours may be required.

General Statement of Duties: Provide case management and support services to families enrolled in the HFR Program in their home and community settings.

Essential Functions:

  • Promote the philosophy and mission of HFI in the provision of services.
  • Support the clinical work of the HFR Team by facilitating/co-facilitating home visits including independently maintaining schedule.
  • Provide case management services to program families including linking with resources and collaborating with CYF and other involved agencies.
  • Work on family treatment plans goals collaboratively with families using a family-centered, strength-based, Motivational Interviewing approach.
  • Meet weekly family contact hour requirement consistently.
  • Document all services provided in the appropriate electronic systems.
  • Provide information and resources to families on topics including substance use disorders, parenting, child development and mental health information.
  • Participate in ongoing program development and quality assurance efforts.
  • Develop and increase personal skills in providing case management, psychoeducation and support services to families.

Please Note: Candidates will be required to show proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 upon commencing employment. Reasonable accommodations will be considered on a case-by-case basis for exemptions to this requirement in accordance with applicable law. Applicants should be aware that for client-facing roles, particularly those involving close contact with vulnerable individuals, accommodations that involve remaining unvaccinated against COVID-19 may not be deemed reasonable. The Company will engage in the interactive process on an individualized basis in light of each particular role.

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work (or other appropriate and approved Human Services area) required with a working knowledge of area resources, case management, child development and family dynamics, parenting skills, substance use disorders and mental health.

1-2 years of experience in providing case management or related services to clients/families required. Must have a valid PA driver’s license and have or obtain Act 33/34 and FBI clearances. Additionally, must have use of a reliable vehicle during work hours and be physically capable of visiting families in their homes.  EOE

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