Family Specialist 1 (Skowhegan)
Community Health and Counseling Services | Skowhegan, ME
Works as part of a family treatment team; interviews clients & assesses needs; coordinates with community services; teaches daily life skills, provides supportive counseling, crisis intervention, verbal de-escalation, or physical intervention.
flexible schedule; able to provide safe client transportation; two yrs professional or volunteer experience working w/ children or one yr of experience with related post-secondary course work; able to understand dynamics of children with behavioral & emotional challenges; able to understand dynamics of children with behavioral & emotional challenges; able to write routine reports.
Must be enrolled in a Bachelor’s program, working toward a degree in human services or related field. This position will convert into a Community Support Worker position once the employee has obtain a Bachelor’s degree in human services or related field of study. Degree must be achieved within two years of employment.