Family Services Specialist II - Foster Care

Location
Alexandria, VA
Salary
$59,674.68 - $81,773.64 Annually
Posted
Jun 02, 2021
Closes
Jun 12, 2021
Ref
2021-00471
Hours
Full Time
Family Services Specialist II - Foster Care

The City of Alexandria is located in northern Virginia and is bordered by the District of Columbia (Potomac River), Arlington and Fairfax counties. With a population of approximately 150,000 and a land area of 15.75 square miles, Alexandria is the seventh largest city in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Alexandria has a charming waterfront and is a unique and historic place to live and work. About one-quarter square miles in the city have been designated as a national or local historic district. We proudly embrace our rich history and seize the endless opportunities that lie ahead. If you are interested in working for the vibrant City of Alexandria, we invite qualified candidates to apply for our Family Services Specialist II position.

An Overview
A Family Services Specialist II provides intensive, specialized, culturally competent services to children and families, with complex psychosocial diagnoses and histories of abuse/neglect, to ensure the safety and well-being of children in foster care, while working toward permanency within State/Federal timelines. The work may involve providing independent living services to foster youth not living in a family-like setting, while maintaining family supports. The work may also include ongoing support services or prevention services; to support a relative or interested party, who may have stepped forward to raise the child/ren or services to prevent child abuse/neglect, if the child/ren are reunified with a prior custodian.

How To Apply
To apply for this positing or get more information, click here to view the full posting on its official Virginia state job page.

Notes

Please remember to review the"Special Requirements" section of the official Virginia state jobs page of this position for further requirement information.

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