April 25, 2017

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We regret that due to the number of applicants, only those that will be interviewed will be contacted.

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Important:
*To be considered, you must click “Attach and Email Resume”.  If you are unable to send your resume using the link, e-mail your resume to familycareer@familyconnectionsnj.org with the position and the name of the program you are applying for in the subject line.  Resumes without a complete subject line will not be considered.

We regret that due to the number of applicants, only those that will be interviewed will be contacted.

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Clinician  – FT Exempt – Strong Mothers / Outpatient Substance Abuse Program – Orange

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FamilyConnections is seeking a dynamic full time (35 hours) licensed Clinician for the Outpatient Substance Abuse Program providing co-occurring, trauma informed treatment to individuals requiring co-occurring Substance Abuse and Mental Health Treatment.  Many of these individuals are mandated by Probation, Parole, Drug Court, DCP&P, WFNJ-SAI. This position will be responsible for conducting comprehensive psychosocial assessments and providing individual, group and family therapy.  The Clinician will be responsible for treatment planning, discharge planning, and providing case management as needed.  The clinician will be required to maintain thorough documentation in the electronic health record system.  The Clinician would be part of an integrated team of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Providers and must be a team player.  Clinician should have experience collaborating with the Department of Child Protection and Permanency. Ideally, the Clinician should be trained in the Attachment, Self-Regulation and Competency Model (ARC). Clinician reports directly to Manager. 

REQUIRED:

  • LSW/LAC
  • Experience with adults in substance abuse and mental health field
  • Experience working with trauma and domestic violence
  • Strong computer skills and experience using Electronic Health Record
  • Must have or be willing to work toward getting LCADC licensure 

DESIRED:

  • LCSW/LPC
  • LCADC
  • Bilingual- English/Spanish or English/Creole
  • Experience using NJSAMS or CYBER 

HOURS:

Monday 9:00am-5:00pm; Tues 12:00-8:00pm; Weds 9:00am-5:00pm; Thurs 10:00am-6:00pm; Fri 9:00am-5:00pm 

(Requisition number:  20170424)

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Co-Occurring Clinician  – FT Exempt – Outpatient Substance Abuse Program – Orange

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FamilyConnections is seeking a dynamic full time (35 hours) licensed Clinician for the Outpatient Substance Abuse Program providing co-occurring, trauma informed treatment to individuals requiring co-occurring Substance Abuse and Mental Health Treatment.  Many of these individuals are mandated by Probation, Parole, Drug Court, DCP&P, WFNJ-SAI. This position will be responsible for conducting comprehensive psychosocial assessments and providing individual, group and family therapy.  The Clinician will be responsible for treatment planning, discharge planning, and providing case management as needed.  The clinician will be required to maintain thorough documentation in the electronic health record system.  The Clinician would be part of an integrated team of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Providers and must be a team player.  Clinician should have experience collaborating with the Department of Child Protection and Permanency. Ideally, the Clinician should be trained in the Attachment, Self-Regulation and Competency Model (ARC). Clinician reports directly to Manager. 

REQUIRED:

  • LSW/LAC
  • Experience with adults in substance abuse and mental health field
  • Experience working with trauma and domestic violence
  • Strong computer skills and experience using Electronic Health Record
  • Must have or be willing to work toward getting LCADC licensure 

DESIRED:

  • LCSW/LPC
  • LCADC
  • Bilingual- English/Spanish or English/Creole
  • Experience using NJSAMS or CYBER 

HOURS:

Monday 11:00am-7:00pm; Tues 10:00am-6:00pm; Weds & Thurs 12:00pm-8:00pm; Fri 9:00am-5:00pm 

(Requisition number:  20170307)

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Part-time Driver – Reunity House Program – East Orange

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Starting May 1st, Reunity House Program – East Orange is seeking a part time driver who will be responsible for providing transportation of children to and from visitations at Reunity House.  The prospective candidate will also be part of a larger Reunity House team where additional driving may be needed.  Our driver will report directly to the manager of the Reunity House East Orange program and is expected to attend team meetings.  Our driver is expected to complete necessary paperwork required by the program and will coordinate services for the vehicle as well as participating in household maintenance.  Our very important prospective employee will be a positive contributor to the overall team!

Required:  HS diploma, clean driving record, ability to work afternoons and evenings Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Computer literacy , punctuality, organization skills are of utmost importance.  And of course, our prospective employee must interact well with children and families.

Preferred: Knowledge of Essex County and surroundings.

Requisition number: 20170419


 


Drama Therapist – Start Strong- Part-time Non-Exempt

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JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

FamilyConnections is seeking an energetic and creative individual to work in our trauma informed partial care  program for children with emotional and behavioral challenges. This individual will provide 4 drama therapy groups to children ages 3-8 years and be responsible for the corresponding progress notes.

 REQUIRED:

  • MA in Creative Arts

 DESIRED:

  • Experience in children’s behavioral health, preferably early childhood

 HOURS:

Tuesday 1:30pm-5:30pm

(Requistion 20170301)


Driver – SVS Morris/Sussex – Reconnections – Part-time – Non-exempt

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Job Responsibilities: FamilyConnections is seeking a responsible driver for their Supportive Visitation Services Program. The Driver will be part of the SVS Morris/Sussex team and can provide  transportation across numerous counties. The Driver will be responsible for the transportation of children  participating in the Reconnections program. Responsibilities include: transportation for children or parents to and from visitations or to other services after visitation, ensuring safety during transportation, assisting children transition in and out of visitation with clinical staff support, vehicle maintenance, developing appropriate communication and relationships within the Reconnections, children, parents/guardians/resource parents, daycare providers/schools and DCP&P.

Required:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Effective written and oral communication, good judgement, creative, flexible, energetic
  • Experience working with children and families
  • Experience working with state systems
  • Experience working on a multi-disciplinary team

Desired:

  •  Bilingual –English/Spanish a plus

Hours: Tuesday 3:00pm-8:00pm, Wednesday, Thursday 2:00pm-7:00pm, Saturday 9:00am-2:00pm

(Requisition #20161128)

 


Counselor – START STRONG     Part-time – Non-exempt

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Energetic, creative individual needed to work in partial care program for children 3-8 years old. Part time counselor will work directly with clinician and full time counselor to provide therapeutic services in a group setting.  Responsibilities include assistance in leading social skills and safety groups, lunch or snack prep, engaging children in activities (art, playtime, reading), and encouraging positive social interactions by modeling and direct assistance. Must be a team player and able to  take initiative.    

Hours: Monday – Friday 12:30 – 5:00 pm

Required:  HS Diploma and 5 years experience with children.

Desired:    Bilingual in Spanish, Experience preferred in children’s behavioral health, preferably early childhood, BA in social work or related field, 1 year of experience with children.

(Requisition # 20170404)


Bachelors Visitation Specialist – Supportive Visitation Services – Morris/Sussex 4039,4040,4042 – Part-Time – Non-Exempt

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Job Responsibilities: Family Connections is seeking part time, Bachelor’s Level Visitation Specialists, for a new Supportive Visitation Services (SVS) program in Morris and Sussex County. The Visitation Specialist will provide supportive supervised visitation services for families currently separated from their children.  Visitation can occur in parent or resource parent homes, or other community locations. The Visitation Specialist will also provide support and modeling around appropriate and nurturing parenting, individually with a family or in a group setting.  Driving parents and/or children for visitations, in an agency vehicle, is also required.  Use of personal vehicle for home visits may also be required.  The program incorporates trauma informed models, and the Visitation Specialist should have experience with the dynamics facing a family involved in child welfare. Following a family reunification, aftercare services for the family will be provided in their home on a weekly basis. The Visitation Specialist will be expected to collaborate with DCP&P as well as collateral services as the family works toward permanency. Thd Visitation Specialist will be a part of the SVS Team as well as the larger DCP&P contracted programs team. The Visitation Specialist is expected to attend various meetings as available, and prepare for case presentation and discussion as needed. The Visitation Specialist will also utilize an electronic health record for documentation

Required: Bachelors in Social Work, Counseling or comparable

Desired: Experience working with children and families impacted by trauma and/or child welfare involved; Excellent organizational and time management skills; Ability to work well independently and in a team environment; Self-starter; Ability to support client in navigating multiple systems of care; Group facilitation experience; Bilingual – English/Spanish preferred; Experience working with electronic health records.

Hours: Monday & Tuesday 10:00am-6:00pm, Wednesday 9:00am-5:00pm, Thursday  11:00pm-7:00pm, Friday 9:00am-5:00pm; Hours M-F, Saturdays and some holidays as needed; Flexible based on client needs; May change based on referral needs.

(Requisition #20160701)

 

Family Connections is an Equal Opportunity Employer/M/F/D/V/SO

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