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Hudson, NY 12534
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6/7/24

 

Program Coord, Foster Care

JOB DESCRIPTION

As a Program Coordinator, you will be responsible for the administrative and programmatic oversight of a Foster Care team. You will supervise staff, the foster families connected with the office and maintain agency resource relationships within the counties the foster care program supports. You will report to the Director of Foster Care and will work onsite.
Responsibilities:
   » Supervise multistage foster care treatment teams in areas of intake and continuing treatment planning for foster youth and foster families.
   » Ensure the diligent efforts made to reach permanency of foster children in placement.
   » Coordinate the work of a multidisciplinary team comprised of permanency care managers, and clinical and nursing departments to fulfill these goals of permanency, safety, and wellbeing for our children in care.
   » Provide regular supervision and complete performance evaluations of program staff such as Permanency Care Managers, Family Support Workers, and Administrative adjuncts in the program.
   » Work with the Local Department of Social Services to fulfill contracted services.
   » Develop and maintain relationships with outside agencies for resources to program.
   » Assist in the training and selection of prospective foster parents.
   » Assist in continuing training opportunities for certified foster parents in the program.
   » Ensure case records are maintained to the standards of NY OCFS regulations, COA standards as well as agency standards.
   » Collaborate with Northern Rivers service departments including finance and human resources.
   » Participate in departmental meetings.
Requirements and suitable education
   » Requires a Bachelor's Degree, with preference for Master's degree in Social Work, Mental Health Counseling, or related field.
   » At least three to five years of progressively responsible practice.
   » Professional licensure preferred, but not required.
Benefits
   » Health care package: medical, dental, and vision
   » Tuition reimbursement
   » Paid time off
   » Holiday Pay
   » 401 (K) plan
   » Life Insurance
   » Loan repayment assistance
   » Free training/CEU opportunities

About Northern Rivers

At Northern Rivers Family of Services, we work together to make a difference in our client's lives. Northern Rivers empowers children, adults, and families to change their lives and build stronger communities.
Northern RiversFamily of Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We hire great people from a variety of backgrounds, not because it is the right thing to do, but because it makes us stronger! All candidates will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or discapability status, or any othercharacteristicprotected under applicable law. We cherishthe unique contributions of our diverse staff and are building a culture where everyone has the opportunity to do the significant work.

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Job Category: Health Services [ View All Health Services Jobs ]
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Job Location: Hudson, NY 12534, Other
Address: Hudson, NY 12534
Company Type Employer
Post Date: 06/08/2024 / Viewed 420 times
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