Bilingual Foster Parent Trainer

Full Time
Irvington, NY
Posted 2 months ago

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Job CategoryAvailable Jobs, Other
Job Description:"Job Description Abbott House is seeking a competent Foster Care Parent Trainer to join the Foster Care team. In this role you will provide the required and necessary training to foster care parents to ensure the successful placement of foster care children. About Abbott House Abbott House is an innovative community-based organization that helps children, families, adults, and people with intellectual and developmental disabilities with complex needs build lasting foundations for a promising future. We operate programs in the New York Metropolitan area and Hudson Valley. Key Responsibilities Conduct training for foster care parents Connect foster care parents with community resources Ensures the completion of the home study process for all recruited and kinship foster families assigned, including home visits and interviews Maintains accurate records of each assigned foster parent including SCR clearances, medicals, fingerprints etc. Ensures the accurate updating of CNNX Working with the other Foster Family Trainers ensures the scheduling of a minimum of 10 GPSII/MAPP clusters and a minimum of 6 Caring for our Own clusters What We Offer: Professional growth opportunities Medical, Dental, Prescription Drug and Vision Care benefits with premiums substantially paid by for employees, employee families and domestic partners Generous vacation, holiday, sick time, and personal time off benefits Tuition Reimbursement Company paid life insurance and long-term Disability Insurance Employee Assistance Program Short-term disability and Workers Compensation benefits Paid Family Leave Program Employee Recognition Awards"
Qualification:"About You You are the ideal candidate if you have a passion to help your community and empower underserved populations. Being compassionate, resourceful, organized, flexible and responsive are critical attributes to be successful in this role. You have at least a Bachelor’s in Social Work. Master's degree is preferred You have at least 2 years of experience working with child welfare You are familiar with NYS DSS/ACS regulations You are MAPP Certified You must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19"
Certification:A valid driver's license and car
Anticipated Start Date:4/15/2023
Job Type:Full-Time
Salary:$50,000 to $55,000 annually

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