What Boys & Girls Aid can offer you:
A commitment to your professional development through enhanced trainings on a wide range of topics including Trauma-Informed Care, attachment, and best practice approaches
A focus on your health and well-being, including medical and dental coverage, that includes alternative, holistic care, and a comprehensive Employee Assistance Program
An opportunity to promote social justice for youth who are in the agency’s long-term residential program and who have behavioural issues or history of trauma
What you’ll do as a Case Manager:
Provide trauma-informed care to vulnerable female-identifying youth and advocate for their well being
Implement our Core Service Principles to ensure the best possible care for the clients
Provides case management services to youth including counseling, crisis intervention, family mediation, service coordination with appropriate community referrals, educational support, financial planning, and life skills
Models best practices with regard to confidentiality, positive youth development, cultural competency, and case management
Who we are:
Since 1885, Boys & Girls Aid has improved the lives of Oregon’s most vulnerable children and youth through our foster care, adoption, and residential programs. Our goal is to ensure that children and youth ages 0-24 find permanent connections, stable families and safe places to live. The Youth Housing Coordinator plays a vital role in achieving this goal. If you have a desire to help our community’s young people while continuously learning and taking on new challenges, then the Youth Housing Coordinator position may be a great fit for you.
Bachelor’s Degree (BA/BS) from a four-year college or university (social work, psychology, sociology, or juvenile justice), plus minimum two (2) years of experience OR Master’s Degree with one (1) year of experience. Must have general knowledge of systems of care for youth and families including child welfare, juvenile justice, mental health, and substance abuse and treatment. Level 5
Must be able to provide appropriate services and interact appropriately with people from diverse socio-economic, racial, ethnic, and other cultural groups.
Must possess a valid driver’s license from state of residence (Oregon or Washington), personal automobile liability insurance, reliable personal transportation, and pass a DMV driving record check.
Must successfully pass pre-employment reference checks, criminal background check, including fingerprinting.
All cultures, races, disabilities, religions, sexual orientations, and gender identities are welcome at Boys & Girls Aid.
Position Open Until Filled
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