Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Families For Children Positions (Part-Time)

Case Manager/Mentor
Job ID: 6906786
Position Title: Case Manager/Mentor
Company Name: Families For Children Inc.
Industry: Children/Youth/Family Services
Job Function: Advocacy
Entry Level: No
Location(s): Los Angeles, California, 90043, United States | Inglewood, California, 90043, United States

Job Type: Part-Time
Job Duration: Indefinite
Min Education: Associates
Min Experience: 1-2 Years
Required Travel: 10-25%
Salary: $12.00 - $15.00 (Hourly Wage)

Contact Person: Andrew Henderson
Email Address:
Phone: (323) 750-5855 Ext. 102
Fax: (323) 750-5885

Job Description
Adoption Promotion and Support Services (APSS)
The APSS program is a county program that provides services to families and children that are considering adoption and families that have adopted. Services include: Case Management, Support Groups, Adult and Child Mentoring and identification and referral to Linkage Services. The intent of the program is to provide support to families that are experiencing difficulty with the adoption process.
Bi-Lingual (Spanish) Case Manager/Mentor
Duties include: Mentor and support prospective and new adoptive parents, including kin-adopt parents. Support can include providing insight into the adoption process, sharing personal experience, referral to community resources, and assistance throughout the adoption process. Case Management duties include servicing new referrals within the guidelines of the county contract. The agency will provide training for both Mentoring and Case Management functions
Applicant must be an Adoptive Parent or and Adopted Child. Strong writing and computer skills are highly desired. Applicants with case management experience will receive priority. Position requires some travel. Clients are located in the Los Angeles and Long Beach areas.

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