Wraparound Care Coordinator

  • New Directions Youth & Family Services, Inc.
  • Amherst, NY, USA
  • Sep 08, 2020
Full time Nonprofit-Social Services

Job Description

The Care Coordinator oversees all aspects of the Wraparound process for enrolled youth and families. The Care Coordinator facilitates a planning process that builds on the youth and families’ strengths, enhances supports and promotes stability and self sufficiency. The Care Coordinator ensures that families are informed decision making participants on well constructed teams that formulate individualized plans to meet identified needs in the home, school and community. The Care Coordinator also assists families in developing comprehensive crisis/safety plans and accessing resources and services as needed to divert placement or hospitalization of youth. The Care Coordinator is expected to maintain a caseload of 12 children/youth and families.

Education
 Bachelor’s degree in a human services field
Experience
 Four years of experience working with youth and families who have complex mental health, behavioral and/or medical needs
A Master’s Degree and two years of experience in one of the above listed fields may be accepted

Job Type: Full-time