The Foster Care Specialist position is responsible for working within the child welfare arena to find permanency for children residing in foster care. This person will work with children, caregivers, birth parents, the Courts, and Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) to collaborate and create a permanency goal most appropriate for each child.
Flexible work schedule after an initial training period that includes working in the office and out of the office.
Serving Benton Harbor/Berrien County
Salary Range: $40,192.00-$42,940.00
Are you passionate about discovering new ways to help empower people and make a difference in their lives?
If you’ve got what it takes to support us in our mission to provide help and create hope through innovative, collaborative, and diverse programs within the community, then we’ve got the right opportunity for you.
About Catholic Charities West Michigan
Catholic Charities West Michigan (CCWM) is a community-based agency providing programs in Western Michigan and offering a variety of services in family preservation, behavioral health, child welfare, and community outreach.
A Bachelor's Degree in social Work, sociology, psychology or a human service related area as specified by MSA and BCAL rules.
A minimum of three years of related experience in the field of Human Service, Child Welfare experience preferred.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
This position does not have supervisory responsibilities.
In the spirit of our Catholic tradition, we lead our diverse communities with hope and compassion by offering innovative, collaborative programs. Through our team of highly trained employees, dedicated volunteers and generous community, we deliver the highest quality social services.
Following in the footsteps of Christ, we are the leaders in empowering people to achieve their God given potential by providing help and creating hope.
CCWM is an equal opportunity employer, subject to all federal and state laws as applicable to a religious Agency.