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Attach and email resume Bachelors Visitation Specialist - Supportive Visitation Services - Morris/Sussex 4039,4040,4041,4042 - Part-Time - Non-Exempt

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)
Attach and email resume Bilingual Clinician - Outpatient - Full-time - Exempt

Job Responsibilities: FamilyConnections is seeking a bilingual –Spanish speaking Clinician, to join its outpatient services team to work with Spanish-speaking clients and their families. Primary responsibilities include providing culturally competent, trauma-informed individual, group and family therapy to children/adolescents, families and adults. The Clinician will also conduct comprehensive psychosocial assessments, collaborating with the psychiatrist and other staff as needed, and provide referrals and linkages to supportive concrete services and collaborative community agencies and programs. The Clinician must be able to keep caseload and documentation current at all times while maintaining a high level of direct client service. The Clinician  will possess experience with a wide range of client populations, strong writing skills, and experience with treating trauma and co-occurring disorders. LCSW preferred.

Required: Degree in Social Work or equivalent in Human Services field; LSW/LAC; Bilingual – English/Spanish; At least 2 years of clinical experience working with Spanish-speaking clients.

Desired: LCSW/LPC; Bilingual – English/Spanish or English/Creole; Experience with play therapy, family therapy, group treatment, trauma-informed interventions, co-occurring disorders and working with mandated/voluntary clients; Experience utilizing electronic health records.

Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm. Requires at least 2 evenings per week until 8:00pm.


(Requisition #20160618)
Attach and email resume Clinician - Outpatient - Part-time Non-Exempt

Job Responsibilities: FamilyConnections is seeking a part-time Clinician, bilingual preferred, to join its outpatient services team. Primary responsibilities include providing culturally competent, trauma-informed individual, group and family therapy to children/adolescents, families and adults. The Clinician will also conduct comprehensive psychosocial assessments, collaborating with the psychiatrist and other staff as needed, and provide referrals and linkages to supportive concrete services and collaborative community agencies and programs. The Clinician must be able to keep caseload and documentation current at all times while maintaining a high level of direct client service. The Clinician  will possess experience with a wide range of client populations, strong writing skills, and experience with treating trauma and co-occurring disorders. LCSW preferred. Position requires some evening hours.

Required: Degree in Social Work or equivalent in Human Services Field; LSW/LAC.

Desired: LCSW/LPC; Bilingual – English/Spanish or English/Creole; Experience with play therapy, family therapy, group treatment, trauma-informed interventions, co-occurring disorders and working with mandated/voluntary clients; Experience utilizing electronic health records.


(Requisition #20160617)
Attach and email resume FCIP (Family Crisis Intervention Program) Clinician - Part-Time Non-Exempt

Job Responsibilities: FamilyConnections is seeking a part-time Master's Level clinician to provide individual, family, and group counseling to adolescents and their families in the Family Connections' Family Crisis Intervention Program and Outreach To At Risk Youth Program. Services will be provided in Family Connections' offices, schools, homes, and other community locations. The Clinician be energetic, creative, organized, flexible, and skilled at interagency collaboration. Use of personal vehicle is required to travel to scheduled sessions and between agency locations.

Required: Master's degree in Social Work or related field; LSW/LAC; Strong writing and computer skills; Excellent time management skills.

Desired: Bilingual - English/Spanish or English/Creole; Experience using an electronic clinical record; Experience working in a billing environment

Hours: Monday 2:00pm-7:00pm, Tuesday 1:00pm-7:00pm, Wednesday, Thursday 2:00pm-7:00pm

(Requisition #20160609)
Attach and email resume Prevention Educator - ADAPT(Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention Team) - Full-Time - Exempt

Job Responsibilities: The Prevention Educator collaborates with ADAPT's Senior Coordinator and other staff to implement countywide initiatives. He/She will plan and coordinate Coalition activities, meetings, and programs throughout Essex County. Participate in the outreach and advocacy efforts, targeting middle, high school, and college aged students (ages 11 to 24) and older adults (ages 60 and over), throughout Essex County. The Prevention Educator will develop partnerships throughout various sectors in Essex County, including but not limited to, youth-based organizations, schools, businesses, media, and faith-based organizations. He/She will assist with data collection and analysis for reports as requested. The Prevention Educator will coordinate additional Coalition program functions, including needs assessment, collaborating with various ADAPT Workgroups, and maintaining coalition member database as directed by the ADAPT Senior Coordinator. The Prevention Educator will also plan and organize tobacco prevention/cessation awareness campaigns targeting local establishments throughout Essex County. He/ She will be responsible for providing trainings and workshops to individuals throughout Essex County, specifically the college-aged population and older adult population. May be required to attend trainings both in-State and out of State. Assist with other duties as directed by ADAPT Senior Coordinator.

Required: Minimum of BA in Public Health, Health Education, or related field; Previous experience in substance abuse prevention program planning and coalition building; Ability to work effectively on a team as well as strong cultural competence skills; Experience training others on evidence based strategies and coordinating implementation efforts; Previous experience with demonstrated success in team building, and youth empowerment, community organizing and data collection; Strong clerical, organizational and computer skills.

Hours: Monday 9:00am-5:00pm, Tuesday 11:00am-7:00pm, Wednesday 9:00am-5:00pm, Thursday 11:00am-7:00pm, Friday 9:00am-5:00pm

(Requisition #20160610)
Attach and email resume Masters Visitation Specialist - Supportive Visitation Services - Passaic 4018 - Part-Time - Non-Exempt

Job Responsibilities: Family Connections is looking for a part time, Master's Level Visitation Specialist, for a new Supportive Visitation Services program in Passaic County. Based in Family Connections Paterson location, the Visitation Specialist will provide supportive supervised visitation services for families currently separated from their children.  Visitation can occur at the Family Connections location, 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. Visitation Specialist will be expected to collaborate with DCP&P as well as collateral services as the family works toward permanency. Visitation Specialist will be a part of the team in Paterson as well as the larger DCP&P contracted programs team. Visitation Specialist is expected to attend various meetings as available, and prepare for case presentation and discussion as needed. The Visitation Specialist will utilize an electronic health record for documentation. 

Required: Master's 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  12:00pm-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 #20160422)
Attach and email resume Masters Visitation Specialist - Supportive Visitation Services - Morris/Sussex 4038 - Part-Time - Non-Exempt

Job Responsibilities: Family Connections is looking for a part time, Master's Level Visitation Specialist, 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. Visitation Specialist will be expected to collaborate with DCP&P as well as collateral services as the family works toward permanency. Visitation Specialist will be a part of the SVS Team as well as the larger DCP&P contracted programs team. Visitation Specialist is expected to attend various meetings as available, and prepare for case presentation and discussion as needed. The Visitation Specialist will utilize an electronic health record for documentation

Required: Master's 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  12:00pm-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 #20160422)

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

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