The Child Crisis Hospital Team Youth & Family Specialist will provide temporary in home support to the child/family and facilitating a smooth transition of care to the responsible clinical home for ongoing support and clinical intervention. These services will be provided to children and families who present at any hospital in Maricopa County in crisis and the children do not meet the criteria for hospital admission but require further intervention to remain in the community. Provide ongoing care coordination services to clients and families. Perform out of office care coordination; provide home or community-based therapeutic and supportive services in accordance with agency procedures. Perform administrative tasks in accordance with agency procedures.
Behavioral health experience; Inpatient/Residential experience; Crisis and/or hospital setting or Group Home/DDD/CPS in-home work experience required.
Bachelor’s Degree in a behavioral health related field; or a Bachelor’s in any discipline with at least one year full-time direct behavioral health work experience; Associate’s Degree with at least two (2) years full-time direct behavioral health work experience; or a High School Diploma with four (4) years full time direct behavioral health work experience.
Spanish or Arabic Bilingual preferred.