Community Health and Counseling Services
Resource Parent Care Team Liaison (LSW)Lewiston, ME 04243
Are you interested in working in the mental health field and working with children and their foster families, CHCS currently has an opening for a Liaison on our Resource Parent Care Team.
This position is the core point of contact for foster family engagement on the team
The Resource Parent Care Team Liaison will** work in a designated Office of Child and Family Services (OCFS) District office Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm**.
This person will initiate and build relationships with foster families and other members of the team, including providers, OCFS staff, and informal/formal supports.
Will provide support to foster families to ensure stable placement of youth in foster care.
All interested candidates must complete an on-line employment application to be considered for employment at CHCS.
Please visit our website at **[www.chcs-me.org**](http://www.chcs-me.org/)** to apply or contact HR at 922-4600 x6484 to set up an interview.**
CHCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, pay transparency, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities.
Equal Opportunity employer including veteran and disability
Must have a Bachelor’s degree in a human service field or related field
Must have a LSW or conditional LSW licensure
This position requires a minimum of 2 years of professional experience working with children and families
Past experience in or knowledge of the foster care system is required
CHCS believes in the importance of work-life balance, we offer generous leave time with paid sick & vacation time plus seven paid holidays and five paid float holiday time to our full-time staff and pro-rated time for part-time staff.