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Family Support Workers offer assistance to families and children in need. These social services professionals are responsible for running family services organizations, promoting health and well-being, investigating allegations of family problems, and recommending solutions and treatment options. Based on our collection of resume samples, successful candidates showcase qualifications like strong communication and interpersonal skills, counseling expertise, empathy, and teamwork. Employers select resumes making display of a Bachelor's Degree in social services or a similar field.

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Family Support Worker

Responsible for providing specialized administrative support services to Social Workers in the Agency teaming process.

  • Coordinates or assists Social Workers to coordinate team meetings and/or supervisory conferences for case planning, developing specialized resources for clients, and to direct casework activities toward the permanency goal of the child and family.
  • Contacts collateral sources such as neighbors, landlords, schools, clinics, and other service providers in order to gather information necessary for the timely delivery of services.
  • Maintain statistical data regarding the number of children, family members or other groups served and the types of services provided to them.
  • Respond to emergencies related to children in unsafe environments and provides support to Social Workers during those crises.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
2

Family Support Worker

Provide intake support to the Child Protective Service, In Home Service and Out of Home Service with child removal and placement using Child Welfare Policies.

  • Obtain important documents for file, such as birth certificates and social security cards. Coordinate and complete referrals and applications for assistance, such as medical assistance and schedule routine doctors visits.
  • Answer calls and receive reports of abuse/neglect on CPS hotline.
  • Process and manage adoption subsidy files to ensure regulations are being met and payments are processed.
  • Write and route correspondences to families and community partners.
  • Research, interpret, explain and apply Code of Maryland Regulation (COMAR) regarding programs.
  • Effectively communicate and interact with employees, community partners, and clients. Respond to telephone and electronic inquiries.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
3

Family Support Worker

  • Provided individual parenting instructions
  • Conducted visits and assessments
  • Improved parenting skills and reunify families
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Social Work
4

Family Support Worker

  • Provide appropriate supervised visitation to parents.
  • Assisted in developing and maintaining clients records and program
  • Provide on call support as required or scheduled.
  • Assist Case Manager, Counselor or Social Worker in family assessment and in providing case management services( referral and linkages)
  • Provide orientation for each family and completed progress notes and documentation pertaining to each visitation
Candidate Info
32
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
5

Family Support Worker

  • Conducted home visiting services with first time parents and their children whom are enrolled in the Washington County Healthy Start program.
  • Assisted families in the development of individual family support plans of which I regularly monitored and provided support to families in their achievement of established goals.
  • Developed case plans through supervision with development of related goals, support and referrals in which to serve families.
  • Provided community resource referral, child development education and parenting support to first time parents.
  • Worked in collaboration with other family support worker's and supervisor in conducting various informational, support and play groups.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Social Work
MA
Master of Arts
6

Family Support Worker (case Manager)

Provide home visitation services to mothers and children (Maternal & Child Health) while promoting health awareness through education, linkage to care, and community resources in an effort to lower the infant mortality rate in the African-American population

  • Serve a case load of 25+ mothers and children while involving interactive learning
  • Perform community outreach activities while leading specific incentives geared towards health promotion
  • Commonly worked with mother's suffering from addiction, domestic violence, and poor living conditions
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
BS
Public Health
MA
Public Health
7

Family Support Worker

Collaborate with Head Start staff to provide opportunities including child growth and development, parenting skills,
child abuse prevention, guidance and discipline, medical, dental, mental health, and community advocacy.

  • Conduct and organize recruitment events, interviews, training and parent volunteer placements for Head Start program
  • Conduct face to face enrollment process and interview/application of families enrolling in federally funded program
  • Provide parent engagement and educational activities that meet the on-going and expressed needs of parents.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Psychology / Criminal Justice
8

Family Support Worker

Provides clients with emotional support, informal counseling, and role modeling.

  • Offers crisis intervention, education and assistance with problem solving.
  • Instructs the family in child development, parenting skills, and child behavior management.
  • Serves as a liaison between families and Reintegration/Family Preservation staff. Provides routine services to support placements and obtains needed documents for the client's file.
  • Prepares case files for audit and notifies the Case Manager of missing or incomplete documentation.
  • Coordinates Reintegration/Family Preservation services with public and private agencies.
  • Maintains knowledge of services available in the community.
  • Communicates with agency staff and community organizations to deliver services to clients.
  • Assists with child placements and accomplishes child transport requirements.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BS
Sociology
Counseling Certification
9

Family Support Worker

Provide support to First-time, new and expectant moms/ or dads.

  • Conduct home visits weekly to families of diverse cultures.
  • Provide education in attachment, bonding and caring for new family, basic care, social and emotional development, cues and communication, physical and brain development, play and stimulation, and parents' corner.
  • Refer families to community services such as: WIC, First Steps, public assistance, and housing.
  • Complete proper documentation and provide weekly reports on families.
Candidate Info
35
years in
workforce
14
years
at this job
Medical Assistant
10

Family Support Worker

  • Provides home visiting services to expectant and post-partum mothers, infants and their families identified as at-risk for child abuse and neglect.
  • Promotes positive parent-child interaction and monitors child development.
  • Organizes and facilitates parent support and recreational groups.
  • File paper work, Xeroxing, faxing, Emailing and other clerical duties
  • Administers child development screens and assessment tools.
  • Protect client information confidentiality
  • Properly document all client contacts, curriculum and assessment.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Associate of Science

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