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[ Philadelphia Resource Parent Support Worker ] Job Information
Category Child & Family Services Sub Category
Job Type Temp to Permanent/Full-time Job Status Sourcing
Minimum Education College - Undergraduate Degree Title
Minimum Experience 1 Year No of Jobs 2
Duration Start Publishing 10/25/2019
Stop Publishing 02/25/2020

Resource Parent Supports Workers needed for full-time, temp to hire position in Philadelphia. 

The Resource Parent Support Worker (RPSW) provides primary support to resource parents working with/caring for children placed at the General level of care. The RPSW engages in a variety of activities intended to promote the stability of General placements by ensuring that resource parents have the knowledge and skills they need to manage and cope with challenges exhibited by children in their care. The RPSW is chiefly engaged in face-to-face coaching, behavior modification, and service coordination, but also carries out tasks related to communicating with external partners and auditing and reporting on assigned cases.

Contact with individuals, their families, representatives of private and public welfare agencies, representatives of professional and community groups, and the general public, as well as support and coaching of resource parents are of major significance to the work. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Supervisor of Resource Parent Support Workers.

BSW - Minimum of one year of direct social work experience providing services to children and families in a behavioral health setting.


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Posted 10/25/2019 15:42:41