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Richmond County CME Project
Wraparound Services

Child & Adolescent Care Coordinator, Augusta CME (70922)
Requisition Number: 369-70922cd
County of Vacancy: Richmond
Functional Area: Social Services/Counseling
Recruitment Period: 7/8/2011 - 7/14/2011
Number of Openings: 1
Shift: First
Screening Type: Resume Review
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Annual Salary Minimum: $24,322.01
Annual Salary Maximum: N/A

Duties & Responsibilities: The Child/Adolescent Care Coordinator is part of a grant-funded program initiative in Richmond County, the Care Management Entity (CME). The focus of the program is provision of intensive service coordination and family support services ("Wraparound Services")to youth who are at risk of being referred to an out-of-home placement. The services are not authorized under the Medicaid Rehabilitation Option (MRO), but are in conjunction with therapy. The goal is to enhance the family and youth's well-being by keeping the youth in the family home and community while promoting self-advocacy.

The Care Coordinator is one of a two-member team of para-professionals which assist the youth and family in meeting mental health, academic and social needs. The Care Coordinator is responsible for the following:
---Facilitates child and family team meetings that focus on identification of strengths and areas for development.
---Using results of these meetings, creates an action plan for the youth and family.
---Regularly reviews and revises the action plan as the youth and family make progress or as needs change.
---Ensures youth and family crisis and community safety responses.
---Assists the youth and family in meeting identified behavioral health, social and other support needs.
---Assists the youth and family with transition planning, including academic planning, adult transitions, etc.

Minimum Training & Experience: High school diploma or GED AND three years experience in a social services related position (case management, outreach, prevention/education).
Bachelor's degree in a social services related field (social work, psychology, counseling, sociology) AND One year experience in a social services related position (case management, outreach, prevention/education).
One year at the Community & Social Services Tech, Working Level.

Agency Specific Qualifications and/or Preferred Qualifications: Bachelors degree and at least two years experience in a case management role with children and families. Experience working in inter-agency collaborative projects. Experience working independently.

Additional Information: The hiring agency requires submission of a brief LETTER with the following information:

1. Your name and phone number
2. Job title and requisition number of position applied for
3. Brief statement of how you meet the minimum qualifications for the job.

Your resume will be considered ONLY upon receipt of this letter. Send to:

Human Resources Office
GRN Community Service Board
PO Box 687
Lawrenceville, GA 30046

OR FAX 770-962-6881

Must be 21 years old, have a valid Georgia Driver's License, clean motor vehicle report and pass criminal background fingerprint check.

Applicants without the minimum qualifications will not be considered.

Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information on application status by phone or e-mail. All qualified applicants will be considered, but may not necessarily receive an interview. Selected applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for next steps in the selection process. Applicants who are not selected will not receive notification.

This position is subject to close at any time once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified.

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