Full Job Description
**This is a field based position that covers anywhere throughout Hillsborough Co. Other regional transports may be occasionally required**
**The work schedule is currently designated to nights and weekends, as transports may be unplanned. Flexibility is needed to meet the needs of the clients.**
**The work schedule also includes an on-call rotation to cover after hours (Monday - Friday, 8pm - 8am), and 24 hour on Saturdays and Sundays when on rotation. **
**A company paid cell phone and company pool vehicles are available for this role; however, personal transportation may be needed for business use in the event pool vehicles are unavailable. Mileage reimbursement is available**
Are you seeking entry level case management work to learn more about the field of child welfare? Or are you searching for meaningful work that helps to build strong families in the community? Then Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health has an opportunity that will interest you! We are looking for a motivated, dedicated and compassionate person to be a Case Management Support Worker!
Being a Case Management Support (Transporter) has its Advantages
As a Case management Support (Transporter) at Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:
Opportunities to make a positive impact in the lives of children and families in need of support
A chance to support, learn from and shadow Child Welfare Case Managers, to help develop your case management skills
Quality Low-Cost Benefits, plus student loan debt assistance and 30-day benefit eligiblity waiting period for new hires! http://benefits.devereux.org
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health provides programs and services that reunite families whose children have been removed from the home due to welfare concerns. Based out of Tampa, FL and providing coverage throughout Hillsborough Co., this position is responsible for supporting Case Managers by transporting clients (children, parents or caregivers) safely and timely to and from appointments and activities, including medical, court, family visitations, and others as needed. This role will make house visits and check-ins on behalf of the Case Manager as required by the individuals' case management plan, and also has oversight of family visitations, documenting and providing findings to the assigned Case Manager.
This role may assist with transporting children to and from school, temporary placements, caregivers after hours, and for weekend appointments as needed. To meet those needs, the Case Management Support may be needed to work early morning hours, be off mid-day, and return for afternoon shifts, with openness to picking up unscheduled work as unplanned needs may arise. On-call for evenings and weekends is required on a rotational basis. This role may be called out in the event of an emergency.
Keywords: case management support, transporter, family advocate, family visitation, child welfare, social work, social services, human services, child advocate, family advocate
High School Diploma or GED required
One year experience in related role such as child care, direct support, case management, transporting or related required
Prior experience with proper install and usage of child safety restraints in motor passenger vehicles required
Valid Florida Driver's License in good standing
Bi-Lingual in English Spanish a plus
Must be able to complete a 3 day new hire orientation class (Monday - Wednesday); Hours are approximately 9:00am to 5:00pm each day
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