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Employer: Children's Home Society
Location: Pierre, SD 57105
Employment Type: Full Time

To facilitate training and conduct home studies for foster and adoptive families for the area Child Protection Office in accordance with the organization’s Mission Statement and Core Values. This position is 30-40 hours per week and can work from home and includes benefits. This position will require extensive travel to Pierre and surrounding areas.

-Facilitate training according to PRIDE model.
-Complete home studies for PRIDE participants.
-Teach PRIDE training.
-May recruit and maintain co-trainers for the area PRIDE  trainings.
-Participate in training activities to meet Agency and State  standards.
-Arrange weekly work schedule to accommodate the  needs of families referred for home study.
-Document home studies.
-Identify each family’s specific needs and strengths, and  refer the family to potential resources as needed.

Bachelor’s Degree required, with emphasis in Human Services desirable. Minimum of a South Dakota Social Worker Associate License required. Two years experience in children and/or family programs desirable.

Contact Information

Children's Home Society
Amy Buss
801 North Sycamore Avenue

Pierre, SD 57105
Phone: 605-965-3197

Other Information

Category(s): Education
Industry: Social Services
Experience Req.: No
Degree Req.: No
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