Family Advocate/MDT Coordinator

Overview

Family & Children's Place is an equal opportunity employer and a private non-profit organization whose mission is to help end the trauma of sexual abuse for thousands of area children, keep families intact, help parents nurture new-borns despite major life-changing situations, and provide to children and family members the emotional support necessary to maintain family stability. Each of these families is better positioned to contribute to a healthier overall community, thanks to Family & Children's Place services. For more information on Family & Children's Place, please visit our website at www.familyandchildrensplace.org. EOE/M/F/D/V

Job Description

Family & Children's Place has a full-time opening for a family advocate/MDT coordinator. This professional is responsible for trauma-informed collaboration, training, implementation and coordination of services with multi-disciplinary teams in the KIPDA region of the child advocacy center. The incumbent also provides case management, crisis intervention, information and referral services and advocacy for child victims and their non-offending caregivers. This position utilizes trauma'informed, evidence based practices and policies in its service delivery.

Requirements

This position requires a bachelor's degree in a mental health discipline with two years' post-degree counselling or clinical experience.

Screening Requirements

Criminal Background Check, Child Abuse and Neglect check, pre-employment drug and TB screens.

Benefits

Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, 403b Plan. Paid time off includes vacation, sick pay, holidays and short-term and long-term disability.