JFCS Administration Youth & Family Specialist - Child (Phoenix) in Phoenix, Arizona
You can change lives! For more than 80 years, Jewish Family and Children’s Service (JFCS) has been serving children, adults, and families in need. Through behavioral health, social services, and medical care, we provide quality services to people of all faiths to help resolve conflicts, cope with everyday living, and, ultimately, strengthen families. Become a life changer!
The Youth and Family Specialist provides on-going care coordination services to clients and families out-of-office in the community up to 50% of the time. This important role facilitates Child and Family Team (CFT) meetings and provides home or community-based therapeutic and supportive services as well as completing administrative tasks in accordance with agency procedures. The Youth and Family Specialist performs in accordance with the Child and Family Team process and the Behavioral Health Service Plan in obtaining community support, identifying resources, and resolving barriers. This is a collaborative position with the CFT, medical, treatment, and management team in implementing agency policies and procedures.
Bachelor’s Degree in a behavioral health related field or any discipline with at least one year full-time direct behavioral health work experience
Associate’s Degree with at least 2 years full-time direct behavioral health work experience
High School Diploma with 4 years full-time direct behavioral health work experience.
Spanish or Arabic Bilingual preferred
Ability to adjust to changing and shifting priorities and duties for the benefit of the program
Must be able to work a 40-hour flexible schedule including some nights and weekends
Behavioral health experience
Inpatient/Residential experience or Group Home/DDD/CPS in-home work experience required
JFCS offers an excellent benefits package that includes:
Basic Life and AD&D
Flexible Spending Account & Dependent Care Accounts
Employee Assistance Plan
Optional Term Life and AD&D
Long Term Care
Paid Annual Leave
10 Paid Holidays
Full Name: First Last: Jennifer Young
External Company Name: Jewish Family & Children's Service
External Company URL: www.jfcsaz.org
Street: 3001 N. 33rd Ave