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Requisition Number 18-0151
Post Date 8/29/2018
Title Community Care Specialist - Community Services
City Middletown
State NY
Description

Join Our Team, Join Our Family!

We offer a wide-range of rewarding positions which strive to assist and develop youth and families throughout New York State.

Be A Part of Our Mission

As a Community Care Specialist at Berkshire, you will be responsible for providing interaction and support to youth and families in need of assistance on a one-to-one basis through recreational, educational, cultural and social activities. The position is responsible for assisting the team with supervising, counseling, teaching and supporting children, families and foster families as needed.

Requirements

How Can You Help

  • Provide individual treatment and supportive services to youth and families including but not limited to role modeling in the home and community, assistance with homework and/or participation in related education activities, and others as identified in the treatment plan
  • Transport youth and families to appointments and court dates
  • Assist families with paperwork and other documentation
  • Ability to form engaging and therapeutic relationships with children and families
  • Ability to work with an culturally and economically diverse population; must be able to handle sensitive and confidential information with discretion
  • Demonstrated communication skills, both oral and written, including attention to detail

Essential Job Requirements

  • Minimum of a High School Diploma or GED; Associate’s degree preferred
  • 1 year of experience working with youth and families preferred
  • A current, valid driver’s license is required as per Agency’s guidelines
  • MS office Skills required

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