Case Planner – TFFC

Full Time
Irvington, NY
Posted 2 months ago

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Job Description:"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. Job Summary: The TFFC Case Planner is responsible for the delivery of social work services to foster families, natural families and children participating in TFFC programming. The Case Planner provides direct therapeutic services to the child and natural family to assist them in coping with whatever issues led to the child’s placement in the program. This includes providing direct counseling to the children and their families, forming and maintaining positive working relationships with foster parents, monitoring of positive time and the ABC charts, coordination of community and school activities and services, coordination and provision of services to natural families, completing and monitoring of all LDSS/ACS paperwork within established time frames, working closely with contracted LDSS/ACS staff, and participating as a member of the TFFC team. "
Qualifications:"About You: You are the ideal candidate if you are passionate about the social services field and empowering underserved communities. Being compassionate, organized, self-motivated, driven, flexible and responsive are critical attributes to being successful in this role. -You have at least a Bachelor's Degree in a human services field. A Master's Degree in Social Work or related field is preferred. -You have a minimum of 3 years child welfare experience -You have a valid driver's license -You are Fully Covid vaccinated"
Skills:Excellent counseling, communication, interpersonal and writing skills and knowledge of community service providers (agencies).
Certifications:Valid Driver's License
Anticipated Start Date:2/10/2023
Job Type:Full Time
Salary:$38,000 - $41,000

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