Boys Town is seeking an In Home Family Services Consultant in Woodbury County starting immediately. The position is based in Sioux City.
Yearly salary + Mileage Reimbursement and Full Benefit Package Starting First Day of Employment.
As our In-Home Family Services Consultant you will provide in-home intervention to children and their families utilizing a skill based, solution focused model. Through the use of this model you will help families adopt positive solutions to problems through the teaching of parenting skills, independent living skills, behavior modification techniques, and accessing community resources and support.
You will be responsible for providing screening and assessment to determine program eligibility, as well as identifying specific areas to address in service plans when applicable. As our In-Home Family Services Consultant you will be responsible for maintaining regular direct contact with families, as well as being on-call 24/7 to provide crisis intervention. You will monitor individual and family progress in attainment of predetermined goals, as well as provide regular review and updating of service plans as needed. This will include preparing and submitting written reports to document all service plans, recommendations, and any incidents that arise.
As our In-Home Family Services Consultant you will work to develop and maintain effective working relationships with families and community service resources. Through providing training and support in the development of skills and accessing of community resources, you will promote family self-determination.
As our In-Home Family Services Consultant you will utilize your own vehicle to travel to various meeting destinations with families and children, which may include their home, school, or other community organizations. You may also become a certified Common Sense Parenting Instructor and be responsible for training the curriculum in a classroom setting. Overall, as our In-Home Family Services Consultant your goal is to improve the youth and family’s social, emotional, and behavioral well-being.