Seven Hills Foundation
Worcester, MA, United States
The Therapeutic Training and Support Worker is a qualified paraprofessional working in a team with a Master\u2019s level clinician to support implementation of the clinician\u2019s treatment plans for youth in In-Home Therapy.
\u2022 Provide In-Home parent effectiveness training and support, teaching parents how to implement a positive behavior reward system with continued coaching\u2022 Assist parents in the development as advocates for their children, including attending school or community meetings with the parents.\u2022 Assist in gathering of information to be utilized in a comprehensive strengths and needs based assessment.\u2022 Participate in the development of strengths- based treatment plan and safety plan. Such plans will include behavior modification therapy and crisis intervention to determine ways to best defuse a situation and information on needed supportive services\u2022 Maintain a work schedule to accommodate the needs of the families during evenings and weekends.\u2022 Meet established productivity targets.\u2022 Locate needed state/ local/ federal resources such as after school programs, summer camps, fuel assistance programs, HUD low income housing and assist the family to access these resources.\u2022 Provide linkage to ongoing community treatment and support services\u2022 Provide structured, 1 to 1, strengths- based support services to eligible youth for the purpose of addressing daily living, social, and communication needs\u2022 Complete timely and accurate documentation to reflect services provided\u2022 Communicate with managed care entities as needed\u2022 Coordinate care with other agencies and members of the youth\u2019s team, including natural supports.
Bachelor\u2019s Degree in social work or psychology, with a minimum of one year of relevant community -based, human services work with children and parents.\u2022 Computer literacy.\u2022 The ability to communicate clearly both orally and in writing.\u2022 Ability to meet all necessary background and credentialing requirements.\u2022 A valid Massachusetts driver\u2019s license and a good driving record.\u2022 Access to a reliable vehicle that is insured for liability at least at the minimum level required by Children\u2019s Friend.\u2022 The ability to work positively with clients, families, colleagues and others.
Seven Hills Foundation
Website : http://www.sevenhills.org
Seven Hills Foundation provides exceptional integrated clinical, educational and community-based supports to children and adults with disabilities and significant life challenges. Our professional staff is passionate about our work that helps people SEE the possibilities, BELIEVE in themselves, and ACHIEVE their dreams.