Job Description

Family Support Specialist (Family Services)
Corydon, IN, United States of America

Overview

Blue River Services, Inc. (BRS) is a private not for profit organization founded in 1959 by six families that believed that all people are capable of learning when given the opportunity and appropriate support services. With this guiding philosophy for over 60 years the services we provide have expanded to meet the needs of our community and address barriers to independence for people with and without disabilities. BRS strives to reach its motto of "People Serving People" by providing exceptional services that cover a wide spectrum; across all ages from infants to seniors, in all areas of life and levels of ability, from most to least restrictive. Our agency currently offers services through 13 departments. BRS provides services in 30 Southern Indiana Counties to more than 20,000 individuals each year. If your desire is to have a meaningful career in a job that makes a true difference in someone’s life, we’ve got opportunities for you!

Job Skills / Requirements

Knowledge of infant and child development, family dynamic, family problems and stresses of parenting. Ability to establish and maintain trusting relationships.  Must have a valid driver's license, a dependable vehicle and show proof of vehicle liability insurance.  Bachelor's Degree in behavioral science or related field preferred, not required. Professional experience in working with families and/or children.  F/T Mon- Fri 8 am to 4 pm.  Must be flexible to complete evening and weekend visits as needed by families. 

Education Requirements (Any)

Do you have a high school diploma or GED?
Do you have a Bachelor's degree?

Additional Information / Benefits

Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Days, Paid Holidays, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Educational Assistance


This job reports to the Healthy Families Supervisor

This is a Full-Time position 1st Shift.

Number of Openings for this position: 1