Family Support Specialist
Job Details
Corporate - Omaha, NE
Full Time
4 Year Degree
Nonprofit - Social Services
Job Description

Child Saving Institute (CSI) provides a safe haven and healing for young victims of family crisis, neglect and abuse. Our mission, "responding to the cry of a child" impacts every aspect of the agency. Over 140 employees provide comprehensive services to children at risk and their families through programs such as early childhood education, foster care, adoption, an emergency shelter, in-home services, parenting classes and therapy.

Family Support Specialist-Bilingual preferred

Child Saving Institute is looking for motivated self-starters who are passionate about helping struggling families find stability. Our Family Support Specialists offer education and support to parents in all aspects of day-to-day living including household management, parenting skills, building healthy relationships and emotional regulation techniques. Through our services, struggling families are empowered to build support systems, gain access to community resources, make better parenting choices, and begin to heal. This is collaborative and dynamic work. Family Support Specialists communicate closely with parents and children, referral sources and other agency representatives, and complete electronic documentation.

Job Requirements

Job Requirements (include but are not limited to the following):

  • Bachelor's degree in Social Work or related field.
  • Minimum of one year experience working with children and families in Human Services or related field
  • Bilingual-English /Spanish
  • Minimum age of 21 or older.
  • Strong Direct Service Skills

Vehicle Requirements:

  • Own transportation that meets agency vehicle inspection requirements.
  • Valid driver's license with no more than 3 points.
  • Proof of insurance that meets agency requirements.