KidsPeace Childrens Hospital 69414-FAMILY RESOURCE SPECIALI in Kingston, New York

Job Summary: The Family Resource Specialist is responsible for recruiting, screening, training, and the retention of foster families so there are adequate foster family resources available for children being referred to the FCCP (Foster Care and Community Programs).

Qualifications (Education, Training and Experiences): 1. Bachelors degree in social work, psychology, or a related field with at least 2 years of experience in a Human Services related environment required; Masters level with experience preferred. 2. Ideal candidates will have child welfare experience, strong assessment abilities, excellent verbal and written communication skills, and willingness to work occasional non-traditional hours including early evenings and weekends as needed. 3. Must possess the ability to be trained, and pass, First Aid and CPR certifications; Valid Driver's License Required. 4. Must possess basic personal computer knowledge and skills. 5. Must be 21 years of age.