compensation: $16.85 per hour DOE&E, Dental, Vision, Health, 401K, PTO, Continued Growth and development employment type: full-time non-profit organization
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Do you want to be a part of making the community a better place for our children and families?
Then come join our Child and Family Team Facilitation program at Fred Finch Youth Center!!!The Child and Family Team Meeting Facilitation Program will be scheduling, organizing and facilitating CFT meetings while closely collaborating and coordinating with all pertinent people in the youth and family's life: CWS Worker, Probation Office, BHS provider (i.e. TBS worker, therapist, Wraparound Staff, psychiatrist), identified educational supports, and natural supports (e.g. a neighbor, coach, church leader who is particularly involved). The CFT Meeting Facilitation program will create a culturally relevant and individualized plan for the youth and family to help them meet their behavioral, CWS and/or Probation goals.
The Company: Fred Finch Youth Center has been serving children and young adults with mental and intellectual disabilities for more than a century.
The Position: Full-time, Engagement Specialist position in either our North San Diego County or Central San Diego location. This position is exempt/salaried.
Under the direction of the Lead Child and Family Team Facilitator (Lead CFT Facilitator) the Engagement Specialist is responsible for overall management of all administrative office procedures for the specific site designated. The Engagement Specialist will maintain the electronic tracking system for their assigned Child and Family Team (CFT) program site, as well as maintain many complex systems and calendars. Furthermore, the Engagement Specialist is responsible for ensuring all client sensitive information is kept safeguarded at all times. The Engagement Specialist must also interact with all staff, participants, and guests in a personable, professional, and helpful manner.
A minimum of two (2) years of experience in an administrative position.
Proven proficiency with Microsoft Office's Word and Excel.
Ability to travel, approximately 25% of the time.
Clean driving record; current CA Driver's License or ability to obtain one within 10 days after hired.
B.A. Degree from an accredited college or university or four (4) years of experience in lieu of a B.A. Degree (Preferred)
Experience advocating, preferably as the family member, for someone who has received mental health or other services, and/or experience as a parent who has received services for a special needs child and/or experience as a consumer of services Preferred).
Bilingual skills in a threshold language as defined by contract (bilingual skills may be required by the contract) Preferred.