Position: Family Support Services Supports Coordinator
Reports To: Family Support Services Supervisor
Beginning Pay Range: $30,550 - $34,000
Application Deadline: March 1, 2019
Family Support Services provides in home case management service to children who are diagnosed with a developmental disability. Support Coordinators respond to the expressed needs and desires of the family and provide concrete assistance in coordinating a family support system and resources. Supports coordinators provide linking, monitoring, and coordinating of services within the community. Supports Coordinators work with the families and consumers to develop a person-centered plan (PCP) to assist the family and child in achieving goals in the areas of activities of daily living, improving the child’s ability to communicate and interact with his/her environment, and promoting inclusion and participation in the community. Services are provided in the home or community setting and some evening hours are required.
Qualifications: Minimum education requirements include a 4 year degree in the following: psychology, physician, education from an accredited program, social work, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech-language pathology, audiology, registered nurse, registered dietician, therapeutic recreation, or a licensed or limited-licensed professional counselor. Experience working with culturally diverse populations and one year of experience working with clients diagnosed with developmental disabilities.
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