Case Manager/Foster Care/Braley & Thompson in Woodbridge, VA at ResCare

Date Posted: 11/2/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/2/2018

Job Description

ResCare 

Title: Case Manager/Foster Care/Braley & Thompson

Job Category: Direct Care/Operations

Line of Business: Residential Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Case Manager/Foster Care/Braley & Thompson.

About this Line of Business

We cover thousands of homes across the country, with a comprehensive range of programs and services, including host home and foster care. ResCare partners with people in the community who open their homes to individuals with disabilities and assists families by providing adoption and foster care services. With almost four decades of experience in the IDD services field, our aim is to be the provider-of-choice in the development of unique and proprietary service offerings and technologies - working toward innovative care models and leading health outcomes with states and payers.

As a(n) Case Manager/Foster Care/Braley & Thompson you will: 

  • Assessment of each child’s needs, strengths and weaknesses.
  • Schedule and Develop individual treatment plans.
  • Linkage or referral of individual to resources and services both within the agency and among the inter agency network
  • Monitoring the implementation of an individual’s treatment plan to assure services are being provided as planned.
  • Advocacy on behalf, of the individual to assure accessibility to services.
  • Schedule and convene monthly Treatment Plans and Treatment plan updates.
  • Assure the availability of necessary educational services, request school grades, make regular contact face to face at student’s school.
  • Participate in on-call crisis rotation.
  • Document all case management activities conducted on behalf of the individual.
  • Provide behavioral support plan, development, review and modifications as directed.
  • Attend judicial review, custody reviews, and court hearings on behalf of the individual.
  • Work closely with the referring entity to ensure proper case coordination.
  • Complete monthly summaries to referring entity
  • Work cooperatively using a team approach.
  • Help children adjust to the transitions involved in separation and placement, and evaluate the impact of services provided for the child.

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in a human services field. 
  • 2 Years experience in child welfare field.
  • Must have valid driver’s license.
  • Must pass all state required background checks.
  • Minimal Travel

Additional Information

Case Manager for our foster care program located in Woodbridge, VA. BA/BS in human services field with 1-2 years experience in providing case work services to children and families required. Knowledge of VA LCPA Minimum Standards a plus.

Benefits

ResCare offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, disability, life, and tuition reimbursement. All employees age 21 and older are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

4300 RIDGEWOOD CENTER DR , WOODBRIDGE, VA 22192-5307 USA