Resource Parent Care Team Liaison – LSW or LSW-c
|Location(s):||Aroostook County, Maine and Penobscot County, Maine and Washington County, Maine|
|Schedule:||Weekdays 8am-5pm *Partially Remote*|
|Licenses/Certifications:||LSW or LSW-C|
Are you looking for a hybrid position that offers the opportunity to partially work from home? Are you looking for a rewarding position designed to support Maine’s resource (foster) parents? If so, we would love for you to join our dynamic, collaborative team known as the Resource Parent Care Team (RPCT)! The RPCT Liaison will work in a designated Office of Child and Family Services (OCFS) district office from 8:00am to 5:00pm 2-3 days/week. This position initiates and builds relationships with resource families and other members of the team, including providers, OCFS staff, and informal/formal supports. Will provide primarily phone support to resource families to ensure stable placement of youth in foster care. Must have a bachelor’s degree in a human service or related field. Must have a LSW license and/or qualify for conditional LSW licensure. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years of professional experience working with children and families. Experience in or knowledge of the foster care system is highly desired. Technical skills are required, including proficiency in Microsoft Office suite and/or the capacity to learn new software programs quickly.
This position covers Aroostook, Penobscot and Washington counties
**CHCS believes in the importance of work-life balance, we offer generous leave time with paid sick & vacation time plus seven paid holidays and five paid float holiday time to our full-time staff and pro-rated time for part-time staff.**