Level II Licensing Specialist

Partnership for Strong Families
Job Description
We are seeking a Level II Licensing Specialist. The Level II Specialist will license, train, and support Level II and V foster homes. The Level II Specialist will require frequent same day travel to complete tasks such as conducting home visits and will have the ability to work flexible hours. This position reports to the Level II Licensing Supervisor.

Salary: $18.27- $19.47 hourly

Location: Gainesville, Florida

The ideal candidate will possess strong verbal and written communication skills as well as strong organizational skills. The ideal candidate will have the ability to problem solve, make decisions, and implement plans.

Minimum Qualifications:

REQUIRED:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Psychology, Social Work, or related field.
  • Possession of a Florida Driver’s License, maintain an acceptable driving record, and accessibility to reliable transportation.
  • Certification as a Child Welfare Professional or CWP eligible.

Special Condition:

  • Must obtain certification as a PRIDE instructor within 12 months of appointment to this position.

PREFERRED:

  • Masters’ degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Psychology, Social Work, or related field.
  • Experience training or supervising foster parents.
  • PRIDE certification.
  • Experience or knowledge of special needs children.
  • Two years of professionally related child welfare experience.

PSF is an EEO/ADA/VP/ Drug Free employer.

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