• Parent Aide

    Job Locations US-AZ-Prescott Valley
    Job ID
    2018-1259
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Category
    In-Home Services (DCS)
  • Overview

    Child & Family Support Services (CFSS) is accepting applications for Parent Aides in Yavapai County.

    Parent Aide is the perfect position for a determined paraprofessional, caregiver, social worker or behavioral health professional looking for an exciting and rewarding career opportunity.  This position works in collaboration with the AZ Department of Child Safety to help parents gain the skills and abilities they will need to maintain a safe home environment for their child/children.  We specialize in partnering with families to build effective relationships and to inspire hope for a positive future.

    Responsibilities

    • Coaching families in communication to foster positive family relations. (*individually tailored)
    • Providing support in developing helpful parenting skills, stress management and other types of training to family members, including role-modeling techniques and practices. (*relationship focused)
    • Arranging, transporting and coordinating activities designed to build and increase family protective capacities to promote the safety of the children and maintain their placement in their home. (*action oriented)
    • Providing education for parents on how to access emergency assistance, supports, and community resources. (*community and culturally connected)
    • Assisting families with goal setting, planning, and other activities related to home management tasks.
    • Documenting all services appropriately. (*count on me teammate)
    • Performing other duties related to the Parent Aide position.

    *Represents a CFSS Core Competency

    Qualifications

    Requirements :

    • Case Aides must be 21 years or older.
    • High School/GED or a related Associate’s Degree and at least two (2) years of related experience working with children & families.
    • An acceptable 5 year driving record.
    • Candidates are required to submit a negative substance abuse test, be able to obtain fingerprint and criminal history background clearance, and clear the Central Registry Check Reports of child abuse and neglect. CPR, First Aid, and Nonviolent Crisis Intervention are required trainings that are provided by the agency.

     

    Compensation: $12.00 - $13.50/hour DOE

    We offer a full benefits package to all full-time employees, including:

    • Medical insurance
    • Dental insurance
    • Life and disability insurance
    • Vision insurance
    • 401k contribution match
    • Paid time off and sick time
    • Paid holidays
    • Cell phone stipend
    • Mileage reimbursement

     

    Child & Family Support Services was founded in 2003 with the idea that the best environment for children and young adults is with their families and in their own communities. We have committed ourselves to developing in-home and community support that is unique and individualized.  We specialize in partnering with families to build effective relationships and to inspire hope for a positive future.

     

    Please visit www.cfss.com for more information.

    Job Type: Full-time

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