Therapeutic Foster Care Treatment Coach - Charlotte, NC

Interested in an opportunity with a leading mental health organization in Mecklenburg County?  Alexander Youth Network is looking for a Qualified Professional for an opportunity as a Treatment Coach in our Therapeutic Foster Care department.

Must be a Qualified Mental Health Professional (Masters in Human Services and one year experience with population or Bachelors in Human Services and two  years experience with population or Bachelors in Non-Human Services filed and four years experience with population or provisional/ full licensure).

Salary is $40,000 annually.

SUMMARY

Manages all supervision and support services for foster parents; performs case management tasks for children placed in foster care; participates in pre-service and in-service training in order to provide families with adequate training; maintains flexible work schedule to include on-call coverage 24/7/365; approves and schedules contact between foster parents and all internal/external parties according to each child's individual case plan; maintains foster parent files; schedules, communicates, and coordinates multi-disciplinary case plan reviews, including Child and Family Team meetings.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Manages foster family homes through direct supervision, home visits, phone consultation, crisis intervention, and community-based meetings
  • Maintains active service plan on each client
  • Completes documentation including reviewing progress notes, assessments, case plan reviews, court summaries, and discharge summaries
  • Coordinates and links clients to appropriate services and initiates discharge planning starting at intake for each client
  • Completes daily billing
  • Accurately maintains client Electronic Health Record
  • Completes all mandated training
  • Successfully meets discharge outcomes
  • Attendance:  Has minimal occurrences of unscheduled absences or lateness

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

Directly supervises all foster family members.  Supervision is carried out in accordance with the agency's policies, procedures and applicable regulations and laws

QUALIFICATIONS 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

Must be Qualified Mental Health Professional. B.A or B.S. in Social Work or a related human service field preferred. Two years' experience in foster care and one year in behavioral healthcare preferred.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS

Valid NC or SC Driver's License required.  QMHP required.

BENEFITS

Alexander boasts a comprehensive benefits package which includes:

  • Medical with Employer-Sponsored HRA
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401(k) with Employer Match
  • Employer-Paid Life, AD&D, STD, and LTD
  • Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays
  • Employee Recognition Programs
  • Discounts and Perks such as AAA, credit union membership, and more!