Full Job Description
Calling all caring and compassionate individuals who want to make a difference in Foster Care. Devereux (TFC in Woburn, MA) has an immediate opening for a Bi-Lingual Case Manager.
As a Case Manager/ Proctor Supervisor you will supervise a case load of proctor homes and provide variety of services to support them. You will also serve as liaison between the proctor parents, school, biological parents and other collateral agencies as appropriate. Home visits and on-call rotation are also part of the responsibilities.
Available hours for this position are:
Monday through Friday 9am -5pm
Occasional nights & weekends to meet with foster families
Keywords: non-profit, children, adolescents, behavioral health, foster care, respite, weekends, summer, Youth Counselor, Direct Care Worker, Direct Care Counselor, Direct Care Professional, Personal Attendant, Direct Service Worker, Group Care Worker, Direct Support Professional, Residential Counselor, Mental Health Associate, Behavioral Health Technician, Foster Care.
For consideration, you must have:
BA or BS in Human Services related field.
Bi-lingual English/Spanish required
At least two (2) years of related experience with children and families.
Virtual Gateway knowledge strongly preferred.
A valid driver's license with a good driving record.
You must be able to attend a New Hire Orientation.
The selected candidate will demonstrate:
Flexibility, patience, high energy, creativity, and a sense of humor;
An ability to create and maintain a therapeutic treatment environment;
Compassion, empathy, and an ability to maintain sound boundaries; and
A passion for working with, and guiding children and adolescents with significant and challenging special needs.
About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Informed by the latest advancements in science and medicine, we combine evidence-based interventions with compassionate family engagement to help change lives. We were founded in 1912 by special education pioneer, Helena Devereux. Today, Devereux is a national nonprofit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, and child welfare.
Our Mission: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health changes lives – by unlocking and nurturing human potential for people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.
We employ more than 7,500 staff and operate 15 centers in 13 states. We offer a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of children, adults and their families every year.
Our Culture, Our Expectations
At Devereux, we strive to incorporate servant leadership into our culture and every aspect of our organizational framework; from the delivery of quality services to individuals served, their families, and other stakeholders to the development and empowerment of our employees. We offer challenging and exciting work, and our supportive team environment creates an empowering and positive atmosphere. To be successful in our work environment, you will put the needs of others first, and will feel called to serve, and called to lead.
Competitive Salary and Benefits
In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux provides a comprehensive health and welfare program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Eligible employees are eligible to start benefits after 30 days of employment. In addition, we offer;
Medical (including telemedicine via phone, web, app), dental, prescription drug, preventative care, and mental health services.
Student loan debt assistance, tuition reimbursement and continuing education assistance.
Generous time-off, 403(b) retirement plan with matching benefit, and voluntary/employee paid supplemental life and accident coverage.
Employee assistance / work-life balance program.
Visit benefits.devereux.org to see why we are a great place to work!
Devereux is a drug-free workplace, drug screening required. EOE