Community Specialist in Lafayette, IN at ResCare

Date Posted: 10/19/2018

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    Lafayette, IN
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Job Description


Title: Community Specialist

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 Community Specialist.

Are you passionate about helping others? Don’t miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you help people reach their highest level of independence! Apply today! ResCare. Where Care Meets Career.

Community Specialist Responsibilities

ResCare is seeking experienced and highly qualified individuals to provide the following Community and Home based services to children and families in Marion, and surrounding counties.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide home base case management services.
  • Provide Parenting Education.
  • Understand and implement evidenced based moralities.
  • Complete Casework Plan, weekly case notes, and monthly progress reports.
  • Attend Supervision/Staffing bi-weekly.
  • Facilitate and supervise family visitations.
  • Assess family functioning and parent skills.

Specific Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in social work, psychology, marriage and family therapy, or related human service field.
  • Previous experience preferred.
  • Additional Requirements.
  • Valid Driver’s License in good standing.
  • Reliable transportation & auto insurance that complies state law.
  • Bilingual is not required but would be nice.
  • Successful clearance of local, state, and national background checks.
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends at times.
  • Good observational & writing skills.

Additional Information

Looking for Full Time Community Based Worker in Lafayette, Indiana and surrounding areas.


In addition to meeting your passion for making a difference in people's lives and career advancement, opportunities you may also be offered:

  • Competitive pay based on experience
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
  • Suite of voluntary insurance options
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holidays
  • Performance incentives
  • Company Discount Purchasing Program
    • Cell phone Service
    • Ford and Chrysler Automobiles
    • Furniture
    • Appliances
    • Staples discounts
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Legal Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Don't miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you assist people to reach their highest level of independence. 

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.

180 Professional Court , Lafayette, IN 47905 USA 


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