We are seeking a Family Support Facilitator. This is a highly responsible position accountable for overseeing the authorization and utilization of services for clients seeking assistance through PSF’s resource centers. This position, within the Clinical and Community Services department, requires direct contact and consultation with clients and is intended to ensure maximum utilization of resources for these individuals. This position reports to the Resource Center Manager.
Hourly Range: $17.31/hour – $22.36/hour
Location: Gainesville, FL
The ideal candidate will have the ability to develop, coordinate, and evaluate budget allocations to assure appropriate expenditure of resources. This individual will need to possess knowledge of social service resources in Service Center area, as well as family dynamics and community-based care. An ideal candidate must also possess the Ability to develop long-range and short-range objectives including monitoring and corrective action plans.
Bachelor’s degree in Counseling, Social Work or related field with 3 years’ experience in the areas of child welfare, social work, or relevant field. Any additional education over the required bachelors’ degree may be considered for up to 2 years of the required 3 years’ experience.
Must have an understanding of child development and risk factors that may lead to child abuse and neglect.
Must possess a valid driver’s license in state of residence.
Master’s degree in related field.
Case Management, Civic Engagement, Service Coordination experience.
Experience working with at risk families and children with significant mental health and behavioral needs and their families.
For more information about Partnership for Strong Families, please visit us at www.pfsf.org.