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Family Support Worker/ Parenting Time

Beneficial Behavioral Health Services Omaha, NE
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Job Description

Beneficial Behavioral Health Services is looking for motivated self-starters who are passionate about helping struggling families find stability with a bachelors degree. Our Family Support Specialists offer education and support to parents in all aspects of day-to-day living including household management, parenting skills, building healthy relationships and emotional regulation techniques. Through our services, struggling families are empowered to build support systems, gain access to community resources, make better parenting choices and begin to heal. This is collaborative and dynamic work. Family Support Specialists communicate closely with parents and children, foster parents or placement, referral sources and other agency representatives and complete electronic documentation. Must be able to do Parenting Time work while building your Family Support Services.

Additional compensation for bilingual skills (Spanish speaking).

Full time and Part time positions are available. Evenings and one weekend day are required for the job as this is when most families are able to be together to reunite.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in human services field, social work, psychology, teaching or related field (other BA/BS degrees accepted if applicant has two years experience in the field)
  • Keep records in compliance with company and agency policies and procedures
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Computer literacy and proficient keyboarding skills
  • Provide transportation with personal vehicle to surrounding communities in conjunction with the provision of services allowed
  • Valid driver's license in good standing, reliable transportation and valid auto liability insurance
  • Ability to multi-task and build relationships.
  • Flexibility and the ability to handle change in a positive manner.
  • Required to work evenings and one weekend day.

Who we are looking for?

  • College Students
  • Graduate Students
  • Reliable full-time or part-time professionals
  • Enthusiastic person wanting to help children and families

Skills/Qualifications including but not limited to:

  • Must be 19 years old or older
  • At least 2 years of child related education/work and or driving experience
  • Strong writing skills and computer skills
  • Demonstrates understanding and empathy for others
  • Pass background checks (Sexual Offenders Register, DHHS Central Registers for Adult Protective Services/Child Abuse and Neglect, and all Criminal Background Checks.)
  • Pass a drug test upon hire and throughout employment
  • Current and valid Driver’s License with acceptable driving record
  • Maintain and provide copies of current Auto Insurance
  • Ability to multi-task and build relationships.
  • Flexibility and the ability to handle change in a positive manner.
  • Spanish Speaking a Plus
  • Specific knowledge in safety, normal family function, neglect, abuse or exploitation of children

Evenings and one weekend day are required for the job as this is when most families are able to be together to reunite.

Mission Statement "Building Happier Lives Through Behavioral Health"

Equal Opportunity Employer

Website: www.bbhs1999.com

Job Details

Date Posted September 13, 2019
Date Closes October 13, 2019
Address 13435 A Street
Located In Omaha, NE
Department Human Services
Function To help reunite children with their families
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, $14.00 - $15.00, Based on Experience
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Hours 35-40 hours per week; Hours may fluctuate based on client needs
Start Date Immediately
Positions Available 3
Desired Secondary Language Skill Spanish
SOC Category 21-1093.00 Social and Human Service Assistants
Zipcode 68144
Travel Yes - 25
Name Elizabeth Reetz
Address 13435 A Street
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68144
Phone 402-697-3923
FAX 402-697-3924

This job offers the following benefits

  • Dental
  • Medical
  • Professional Liability
  • Casual Dress
  • Flexible Hours
  • Free Parking
  • Holiday Party
  • Job-Sharing
  • On-the-Job Training

This job requires the following skills

  • Elementary School Teacher
  • High School Teacher
  • Kindergarten Teacher
  • Middle School Teacher
  • Preschool Teacher
  • Ability to Work Under Pressure
  • Computer Usage
  • Excellent Communications
  • Excellent Team Member
  • Positive Attitude
  • Problem Resolution
  • Strong Flexibility / Adaptability
  • Strong Time Management
  • Typing
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  • Dental
  • Medical
  • Professional Liability
  • Casual Dress
  • Flexible Hours
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