The Family Support Partner builds partnerships with parents and professionals. Committed to promoting a non-judgmental and respectful attitude with regard to families. Provide ongoing support services to clients and families to assist in meeting their individual needs. Perform out of office family support services and administrative tasks in accordance with agency procedures.
Must be 21 years of age and have a High School Diploma or GED.
Must be or have been the parent/caregiver of a child with behavioral health needs and have experience with children’s service systems (Behavioral Health, Education, Juvenile Justice, DFS, Developmental Disabilities, etc.). Must be eligible to receive and maintain DPS fingerprint clearance. Own transportation, valid driver’s license, and car insurance are required. Ability to work 40 flexible hours a week including evening and weekend availability. Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, basic typing and computer processing skills. Must have skills necessary to engage and work with others from diverse cultural groups.