Community Support Specialist in Greencastle, IN at ResCare

Date Posted: 8/26/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/26/2018

Job Description

ResCare 

Title: Community Support 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 Support Specialist.

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) Community Support Specialist you will: 

  • 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.
  • Other duties as assigned

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in social work, psychology, marriage and family therapy, or related human service field required
  • Previous experience preferred.
  • Valid Driver’s License in good standing and reliable transportation & auto insurance that complies state law.
  • Bilingual a plus
  • Successful clearance of local, state, and national background checks.

Additional Information



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.

1306 S Bloomington St , Greencastle, IN 46135-2208 USA