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[ Philadelphia Resource Parent Support Supervisor ] Job Information
Category Child & Family Services Sub Category
Job Type Temp to Permanent/Full-time Job Status Sourcing
Minimum Education College - Graduate Degree Title
Minimum Experience 4 Year No of Jobs 1
Duration Start Publishing 09/28/2019
Stop Publishing 02/28/2020

Resource Parent Support Supervisor needed for full-time, temp to hire position in Philadelphia County. 


The Resource Parent Support Supervisor (RPSS) is a management position within the Foster Care Department who may be responsible for resource parent support, case management, and/or intake. RPSS are also required to be on call for intake and serve as back-up on-call for staff that directly manage the after-hours line for resource parents.
As leaders within foster care, RPSS are expected to assume other departmental related duties as required. In general, all RPSS are expected to maintain a supportive work environment by mentoring and counseling staff, reviewing worker performances, providing timely feedback and initiating corrective action when necessary; to buy-in reform efforts and communicate them effectively to your teams; to recruit and retain program staff; engage in various tasks relating to the success of placements and safety of children; to communicate with internal and external partners (including CUAs); to audit files/monitor program compliance; to develop and submit accurate reports; to develop policies and program infrastructure; to identify and implement strategies to improve program performance; and to promptly communicate and respond to requests for information from internal and external partners.
MSW plus (4) years of case management experience working with children or adults. Three years of social work supervising experience, preferably in behavioral health or child welfare. Three years of direct social work experience, one of which has been at the full performance level in behavioral health or child welfare.
Preferred Skills
Posted 09/28/2019 08:30:26