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ITFC SOCIAL WORKER in Palmdale, CA at Penny Lane Centers

Date Posted: 4/6/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are seeking individuals to join our team who have high standards and a desire to positively impact the lives of others. 

Summary: 

The goal of ITFC is to provide for the physical, emotional, psychological and social needs of children in a family setting, intended to provide targeted treatment to address specific behavioral and emotional challenges. ITFC Social Workers work under the direction of the ITFC Program Supervisor with moderate supervision while providing support to the ITFC foster parents. Supporting the foster parents with behavioral interventions that improve the social and psychological functioning of children and their families is the primary function. Responsibilities include goal setting, planning, organizing, coordinating, decision making, communicating and evaluating to promote an optimal level of behavioral, emotional, and social functioning for the child through daily interventions. The major function of the ITFC Social Worker is to empower the foster parents to provide a treatment foster care home.  


Position Location: Palmdale, CA


Salary Range: $20.70 up to $26.26 per hour

$1.00 per hour Bilingual Spanish differential

 

Job Requirements

Requirements:

  • Master’s degree (M.A.) in Social Work or equivalent from an accredited college or university.
  • Bachelor’s degree may be considered with three to ten years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience with an exception through Community Care Licensing.
  • Bilingual Spanish preferred.
  • Valid California driver's license and current automobile insurance. Must have access to automobile during work hours.