$14 per hour / 37.5 hours per week
Must have an Associates Degree plus five (5) years experience in the field of social worker field. A Bachelor’s Degree in human services or a related field is preferred with a minimum of two (2) years experience working with children and families.
We are seeking Case Workers to join our client’s team! You will provide emotional and administrative support to clients in either individual or group settings.
Provide intensive outreach and home-based services
Improve access to services for families at high risk for child abuse and/or neglect
Assess referred families for risk status and service needs
Improve the coordination and collaboration of existing services
Conduct weekly home visits
Carry a beeper or cell phone
Attend all DCF utilization review meetings and case conferences
Assess the nature of clients’ situations by interviewing and reviewing personal history
Maintain appropriate documentation in consumer file and complete treatment plans by utilizing the DCF Virtual Gateway system.
Provide transportation for families with a documented lack of transportation
Develop and execute individual treatment plans
Determine appropriate milestones to gauge client progress
Communicate client updates to all relevant parties
Facilitate referrals to other healthcare professionals and programs
Maintain accurate client documentation
An Associates Degree plus five (5) years experience in the field of social worker field. A Bachelor’s Degree in human services or a related field is preferred with a minimum of two (2) years experience working with children and families.
Must be sensitive to the needs of families from diverse cultural, socio-economic and linguistic backgrounds.
Previous experience in social work, counseling, or other related fields
Compassionate and caring demeanor
Ability to build rapport with clients
Strong leadership qualities
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Must be willing to get CPR and first aid certified.
Must have a valid Mass Driver’s License
Own transportation and insurance