In-Home Safety an Reunification Services (ISRS) – Visitation Specialist
This position works to reduce the number of children who enter or remain in foster care. The main components of the position includes creating a safety plan for the household and helping to improve and build parental protective capacity for families. The goals for families will be to consistently meet their child’s basic family needs through an established support system consisting of family, neighbors, friends, and community resources.
Qualified applicants must have experience in working with family dynamics, must be available 24/7 as needed, and must maintain a caseload of at least 10 families each month. Collaboration with DHS is required and safety planning experience is preferred. Other skills will include the ability to create information reports, create a rapport with case managers and have the ability to tap into community services and resources.
Starting wage is $16.50 BOE and benefits include health insurance for the worker, vacation/sick leave, and an optional retirement match program. Work setting will include an office setting as well as working with families in their homes while maintaining safety guidelines.
Employment Department (Ontario – Malheur County)
375 SW 2nd Avenue
Ontario OR 97914
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