Parent Aide - Southwest Region

US-AZ-Glendale
Job ID
2017-1950
# of Openings
4
Category
Behavioral Health/Social Work
Program
Parent Aide
Weekly Hours
40

Overview

Terros is a healthcare organization of caring people, guided by our core values of integrity, compassion and empowerment. For more than four decades, the heart of everything we do is inspiring change for life. We help people manage addiction and mental illness, provide primary medical care, restore families, support our veterans, and connect individuals to the care they need.

 

If you are interested in working for one of the State's Leading Healthcare Organizations that promotes Integrity, Compassion, and Empowerment, we encourage you to apply!  If you are energized by helping people during their most challenging times, this vital opportunity will be rewarding!

Responsibilities

The Parent Aide will provide a range of support services to families including:

  • Arrangement and supervision of visitation between children in out-of-home placements and their parents, significant others and/or siblings.
  • Transportation of children to and from scheduled visitations.
  • Provision of evidence-based parenting skills training in the residence of the client, education and training in home   management tasks, and how to access community supports and resources when necessary
  • Continuous collaboration and communication with Department of Child Safety (DCS) staff and other involved service providers to update progress and coordinate further service needs for the family.

Qualifications

  • A Paraprofessional with HS/GED and at least three (3) years of experience in the following areas: knowledge and understanding of family dynamics and family-centered services, experience working with multi-problem families, knowledge of and ability to access community resources, and experience in cultural diversity, substance abuse, affects of child abuse and neglect on child development.
  • Bachelor's degree in Behavioral Health Field including at least one (1) year of experience in the following areas: knowledge and understanding of family dynamics and family-centered services, experience working with multi-problem families, knowledge of and ability to access community resources, and experience in cultural diversity, substance abuse, affects of child abuse and neglect on child development.
  • Ability to pass the Central Registry and possess/obtain a valid Fingerprint Clearance Card.
  • Valid Arizona driver's license and current auto liability insurance coverage.
  • Must possess dependable transportation for transporting children and parents. The vehicle must have appropriate passenger restraint systems and be properly maintained.

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