Bachelors Degree in a Social Work or a related field preferred plus at least one year of experience working directly with children in a child related field; must have excellent written and verbal communication skills; must have excellent interpersonal skills; and must have the ability to work with persons from various ethnic backgrounds, with particular emphasis in working with families of African American heritage.
Provide a full range of emergency/temporary foster care service to foster parents and children (which includes training, crisis intervention services, placement and monitoring, and transporting); work on-call hours as directed; interface with all providers for the purpose of planning meetings; prepare monthly progress reports and other reports are required by Allegheny County Children and Youth Services, DPW and the agency; and adhere to all other program and agency policies and procedures governing the objective of the agency and program. Other duties as assigned.
- Registered and insured vehicle
- Certificate of Insurance for vehicle
- Valid Pennsylvania Driver’s License
- City/County travel
- Current Act 33 and Police Clearances
- Available to work flexible schedule
- Carry pager Reports to Program Supervisor.
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