- Full Time
- 2-8 hawley Street, Binghamton, NY 13901
Foster Care Social Worker
As a Foster Care Social Worker at Berkshire, you are responsible for leading the development, implementation and monitoring of clinical treatment services to ensure the youth’s and family needs are met. The focus of the position is on permanency planning, maximizing family contact, developing resilience areas, developing the skills necessary for family reunification and /or connection, and preparing youth for life in their home community through our Foster Care program •Requirements:Knowledge of the treatment planning process and appropriate treatment intervention services for youth/families including but not limited to providing individual, family and group counseling sessions, school programming, provisions of independent living skills, employment, religious services, etc. Demonstrated decision-making, organizational and communication skills, both oral and written, including attention to detail. Form engaging and therapeutic relationships with children and families Work with an culturally and economically diverse population; must be able to handle sensitive and confidential information with discretion. Some evening and weekend hours possible. On-call rotation. Visit our website at www.berkshirefarm.org/careers and submit your application on-line. Master's Degree Required, LMSW or LMHC preferred. One plus years working with children and families. Driver's license and own car required.
Don't have a Master's Degree, but have a Bacherlors Degree? Foster Care Case Manager might be the career for you:
As a Foster Care Case Manager at Berkshire, you will be responsible for working with foster and biological families in their home communities by offering comprehensive case management services. The goal of the position is to implement services for the long-term, leading to positive outcomes for the youth and families served.. Position requires energetic, flexible and creative individual with strong case management skills working with children and families. Some evening and weekend hours possible. On-call rotation. Visit our website at www.berkshirefarm.org/careers and submit your application on-line. Bachelors Degree Required, One plus years working with children and families. Driver's license and own car required.