Support Worker in Treatment Foster Care Program

$13.00 - $13.50 hourly
  • Community Care
  • Waterville, ME, USA
  • Dec 14, 2018
Full time Nonprofit-Social Services

Job Description

Community Care, voted one of the Best Places to Work in Maine, is seeking a Family Integration Specialist (Support Worker) to be part of our Treatment Foster Care Team. The FIS actively participates in the evaluation, treatment, and basic care of children who require therapeutic services; provides one on one support to clients and provides supervised visits to clients and families; works with foster parents, birth parents, therapists, and other professionals to assess skills and establish an individualized treatment plan; maintains regular contact with foster parents and the child to provide support and guidance.

Qualifications and Skills

Minimum Qualifications: High School Diploma or equivalent; experience working with children with behavioral and/or emotional challenges and families utilizing treatment team planning.

We offer:

  • A competitive wage and employees are paid for all hours worked (including travel and training)
  • Generous benefits package
  • Mileage Reimbursement
  • Laptop for business use in the field
  • A supportive team environment
  • Excellent direct supervision and training
  • Employee Wellness Plan

To view all openings visit our website at www.comcareme.org

Community Care offers community-based support and mental health services to individuals and families throughout Maine.Established in 1996, Care has grown to meet a wide range of social and clinical needs through its expanding continuum of programs and services, including an outpatient clinic, intensive home-based supports, adult services, residential programs, and treatment foster care. We are committed to excellence in service delivery and we value strong cooperative efforts between community providers. Accredited nationally by the Council on Accreditation, we are recognized as a top quality resource for promoting the health, well being, and independence of individuals and families.We value our membership in Maine communities and work with our clients in a friendly atmosphere staffed by sensitive and highly skilled professionals.

Benefits Community Care offers competitive pay and excellent benefits to full and part time employees, including generous health, dental and life insurance plans, employer contributed 401(k), paid vacation, and other fringe benefits. We also offer a caring, mission-focused, and supportive work environment. Community Care is an equal opportunity employer.

To Apply: Please email a copy of your resume to hr@comcareme.org.  Please contact Dawn at (207)299-1139 with any questions.