Permanency Specialist II Allegheny County
Project STAR - Other
Posted on 10/04/2013
Independently develops and implements service plans that promote safety, well-being and permanency for all assigned clients.
RESPONSIBLE TO: Manager or Supervisor as assigned
WORKERS SUPERVISED: None
COLLABORATIONS: Family Skills Specialists, other Permanency Specialists
EDUCATION: Bachelors Degree in Social Work or related Human Service field required.
EXPERIENCE: Minimum of one year experience working in Child Welfare
SKILLS REQUIRED: • Basic computer skills • Excellent organizational skills • Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing • Ability to manage conflict • Ability to relate well to individuals with challenging personalities • Ability to relate well to individuals with disabilities • Ability to adapt to schedule changes • Ability to make professional decisions independently in the field
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: • Act 33/34 Clearances • FBI Clearance • Valid, current Pennsylvania driver's license and personal automobile liability insurance with a minimum of $300,000 combined single limit coverage • Approval to verify driving history at the time of authorization and annually; approval to verify insurance coverage at the time of authorization and semi-annually • Reliable automobile with current Pennsylvania inspection • Ability to meet physical and mental requirements of the job
Submit cover letter and resume by 10/4/13 to:
Project STAR at The Children's Institute of Pittsburgh
1405 Shady Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15217
No phone calls, please. The Children's Institute of Pittsburgh is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Send an email to inquire about this position.