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Job Opportunities:   April 16, 2014

 

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Attach and Email Resume Parent Educator - Parents as Teachers - Part-Time - The Parent Educator will be trained to deliver the Parents as Teachers (PAT) evidence-based curriculum to referred families.  The Parent Educator will work with referred families in their homes delivering the PAT model as well as facilitating parent groups.  The Parent Educator is responsible for appropriate data collection, data entry, outcome information, and other necessary documentation in accordance with the PAT model.  The Parent Educator will engage and graduate an identified number of families through PAT and provide the needed services in the community to meet the commitment of the program contract.  The position and program will be part of a larger Prevention Team at FAMILYConnections with the expectation that the Parent Educator collaborates with the Prevention Services Team.  The Parent Educator will be responsible for outreach and recruitment to build a caseload in addition to turning received referrals into enrollments.
Required: Experience working with children and families in their homes; Experience working with diverse populations in urban areas; Superb organizations skills and proficiency using the internet and Microsoft Office, including Word and Excel; Excellent communication and writing skills; Multi-tasker with strong work ethic, professionalism, attention to detail and follow-through.
Desired: Bachelor's Degree in Social Work, Psychology, Early Childhood Development or a related field; Bilingual - English/Spanish.
Hours: This position is part-time for 8 hours per week.  The hours are flexible between 8:30am and 6:30pm, depending on client's availability.
(Requisition 20140410)
Attach and Email Resume Driver - Reunity House-S. Orange - Full-time Non-Exempt - FAMILYConnections is seeking a Driver for our South Orange Reunity House.  The Driver responsibilities will include the following: Providing transportation for children to and from visitation at Reunity House South Orange; Providing transportation for families in the other two Reunity House Programs as part of a pool of drivers; Attending team meetings; Maintaining necessary paperwork required by the Program; Coordinating services for vehicles and household maintenance.
Required: High School Diploma; Valid NJ driver's license in good standing; Experience working in a team environment.
Preferred: Experience transporting children; Knowledge of Essex, Middlesex and Union County roads.
Hours: Start time varies based upon Program needs and transportation schedule.  Monday through Friday hours with a combination of 9:00am-5:00pm, 10:00am-6:00pm, 11:00am-7:00pm, or 12:00pm-8:00pm.  Potential for limited Saturday hours based on need.
(Requisition 20140409)
Attach and Email Resume Co-Occurring Clinician - Adolescent Substance Abuse - Full-time Exempt - FAMILYConnections is seeking a passionate, reliable, organized and creative candidate as a full-time Co-Occurring Clinician to join an interdisciplinary team of dedicated professionals for FAMILYConnections Co-Occurring Adolescent Program. This individual will be responsible for maintaining a full caseload, facilitating and co-facilitating group therapy four evenings per week and will provide co-occurring individual, group, and family therapy.  This individual will maintain thorough documentation in the electronic health record system and must be an enthusiastic team player.  Clinician reports directly to Manager.  Bilingual preferred (Creole or Spanish speaking).
Required: LAC; LSW; Experience working with adolescents; Experience facilitating process oriented groups; Proficient computer skills.
Desired: LCSW; LPC; Experience with PerformCares CYBER system; Bilingual - Creole or Spanish; Experience using electronic health records.
Hours: Monday through Thursday 12:00pm-8:00pm, Friday 9:00am-5:00pm
(Requisition 20140403)
Attach and Email Resume Clinician - Outpatient - Full-time Exempt - FAMILYConnections is seeking an experienced, dynamic full-time Licensed Clinician to join a seasoned, creative, and energetic Outpatient/Specialized Services Team.  Clinician will conduct comprehensive psychosocial assessments and provide individual, group and family therapy to children, adolescents, and adults, as well as periodic mental status evaluations for court appointed clients.  Clinician will work with co-facilitator to plan and implement psycho-education and process groups for youths.  Additional responsibilities include collaborating in psychiatric care and medication monitoring with Agency psychiatrists and APN as needed, and providing referrals and linkages to supportive services and collaborative community agencies and programs. LCSW/LPC preferred.  Bilingual/Spanish speaking preferred. Preference to those experienced in the following: trauma focused intervention, play therapy, family therapy, co-occurring disorders and working with at-risk youth.
Required:
LSW; LAC; MA; Eds in MFT; 2 years' experience working with children and adults; proficient computer skills.
Desired: LCSW; LPC; LMFT; Bilingual - English/Spanish; Experience with trauma focused interventions and trauma informed treatment; Experience with Co-Occurring disorders; Experience with ADHD interventions; Experience working with at-risk youth.
Hours: Monday and Wednesday 12:00pm-8:00pm, Tuesday and Thursday 10:00am-6:00pm, Friday 9:00am-5:00pm
(Requisition 20140402)
Attach and Email Resume Clinician - Outpatient - Temporary Part-time - FAMILYConnections is seeking a dynamic, Licensed Master's Level Clinician to join a seasoned, creative, and energetic Outpatient Team in a part-time temporary position for a minimum of 6 months.  Working 10 hours per week (5 hours per day, 2 days per week), this individual will be responsible for providing Outpatient Mental Health services to adults, children, adolescents, and families.  The incumbent will be responsible for conducting biopsychosocials, treatment planning, discharge planning and case management.  The successful candidate will maintain thorough documentation in the electronic health record system.
Required: LSW, LCSW, LAC, LPC
Desired: Knowledge and/or experience with Trauma Informed Treatment; Experience with Electronic Health Records.
Hours: 5 hours per day, 2 days a week
(Requisition 20140331)
Attach and Email Resume Co-Occurring Clinician - Adolescent Substance Abuse - Temporary Part-time - FAMILYConnections is seeking a passionate, reliable, organized and creative candidate as a Temporary (minimum 6 months) Part-time Clinician to join an interdisciplinary team of dedicated professionals for our Co-Occurring Adolescent Program.  Working 21 hours per week, the is individual will be responsible for providing individual, family and group therapy sessions.  The incumbent will maintain thorough documentation in the electronic health record system and must be an enthusiastic team player.
Required: LSW, LCSW, LAC, LPC; MA, Eds in MFT, 2 years' experience working with adolescents and adults; proficient computer skills.
Desired: Knowledge and/or experience with Trauma Informed Treatment; Experience with Co-Occurring disorders; Experience with PerformCares CYBER system.
Hours: 21 hours per week as designated by Program need.
(Requisition 20140330)
Attach and Email Resume Medical Billing Coordinator - Outpatient - Full-time Exempt - FAMILYConnections is seeking an experienced Medical Billing Administrative Site Coordinator for our Outpatient Clinic located in Orange, NJ.  The Administrative Site Coordinator will be responsible for: Maintaining communications with all system, contract, and insurance administrators to resolve any billing issues; Managing service requests with all system, contract, and insurance administrators to resolve any billing issues; Obtaining and maintaining service authorizations for all clients and ensuring that all client services are billed accordingly; Researching, evaluating, developing, and implementing work rules and procedures for billing; Providing support to the clinical and billing staff in areas where coordination between the two jobs is needed; Handling the billing process for all service authorizations within the required timeframes and monitoring payment; Collaborating with the CFO to project fiscal income for billable services; Collaborating with clinical and billing staff to meet projected billing revenue goal; Ensuring that utilization meets contract and billing requirements; Monitoring and updating utilization reports, in collaboration with supervisors to ensure fully utilized grant spots; Communication with Logisticare Transportation to schedule standing orders and individual pick-ups for clients; Scanning and uploading paper documents in ECR; Provide oversight and support to staff regarding filing of closed paper charts.
Required: 3-5 years of related experience in medical billing and coding as well as using electronic health records; Experience working with mental health or substance abuse fee-for-service.
Desired: Associates or Bachelors degree
Hours: Monday through Friday 9:00am-5:00pm
(Requisition 20140328)
Attach and Email Resume Art Therapist/Clinician - Start Strong - Full-Time Exempt - Seeking an organized, skilled, and enthusiastic Creative Arts Therapist to join our interdisciplinary team delivering partial care services to children 3-8 years old.  This individual will be responsible for individual and family therapy, running skills based groups with the milieu, intake assessments, treatment planning, case management and documentation in the electronic health record system. 
Required: Master's Degree in Creative Arts Therapy (art, music, drama, movement) with appropriate board certification and licensure; Minimum one year experience providing clinical services to children and families
Desired: Bilingual - Spanish/English
Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 10:00am-6:00pm, Wednesday 11:00am-7:00pm
(Requisition #20140122)
Attach and Email Resume Information Storage Assistant - Administration - Full-time Temporary - FAMILYConnections has a temporary (up to 3 months) position for an Information Storage Assistant.  Job duties will include: Document Preparation which includes preparing documents for the electronic scanning process in our CareLogic Electronic Clinical Record system; Scanning and Uploading Documents in respective client health records; Inventory File Preparation which includes preparing files for inventory or destruction based upon procedures and timeframes for maintaining records; Inventory Filing.  All job duties require an extra ordinary amount of confidentiality based on the confidential nature of the work involved as well as great attention to detail, repetitious work, accuracy and high productivity. 
Required: Ability to pass a HIPAA exam; Previous medical records or medical office experience; Ability to lift up to 40 lbs; Experience working independently.
Hours: Monday through Friday 9:00am-4:00pm
(Requisition 20140314)
Attach and Email Resume Per Diem Babysitter/Caregiver - Strengthening Families of Essex - Part-time Non-Exempt
Assist with caring for children 5 years old and under who will not be participating in the children's portion of group.  Assist with set-up and clean-up of meals, help with family activity, perform other tasks related to implementing the Strengthening Families of Essex Program (SFOE).  Attend all scheduled mandatory SFOE meetings scheduled by manager/coordinator.
Required: High School Diploma or High School student with babysitter training certification.  Experience interacting with and supervising children.
Preferred: Bilingual English/Spanish
Hours: Monday-Friday 5:30pm-7:30pm (up to 6 hours per week)
(Requisition # 20130912)

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Family Connections is an Equal Opportunity Employer/M/F.