Family Engagement Specialist (Crittenton Children's Center)

    Saint Luke's Health System Kansas City
    Kansas city, MO
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description

    Job Description

    Are you looking for an exciting and rewarding opportunity where you can improve the lives of children?

    Crittenton Children's Center is the Kansas City area's premier provider of psychiatric care for children, adolescents and their families. It is located on a picturesque, 96 acre campus in south Kansas City (near Longview Lake) providing serenity, beauty and privacy to assist with the healing process.

    For more than 120 years we've cared for the emotional health of Kansas City's children and families. Today we offer one of the area's most comprehensive behavioral health care programs. And we are backed by the complete resources of Saint Luke's Health System.

    We are currently seeking a full timeFamily Engagement Specialist.
    • Must be independent worker with willingness to be flexible with work hours based upon the needs of the families they serve.
    • Utilization of evidence based programming including Attachment, Self Regulation, and Competency (ARC.)
    • Coordinate closely with Intensive In-Home Therapist to coordinate the acquisition of basic necessities for families, coordinate with schools, and provide one on one parenting instruction and education to biological and foster families.
    • Research of area community resources and connecting families based upon their need.
    • Share monthly written progress notes about progress of visits, concerns, and any noted changes with therapist and supervisor on families assigned.
    • This is a grant funded position.
    Requirements:
    • applicable bachelor's degree.
    • current driver's license and clean driving record.
    • applicable vehicle insurance.
    Benefits:
    • Health, Vision and Dental
    • Leave of Absence, PTO, Extended Sick Leave, and various Welfare plans
    • Flex Savings Accounts
    • Health Savings Accounts
    • Various other Voluntary Benefits Available
    • Retirement Options
    • Career Growth Potential
    • Tuition and Continuing Education Assistance
    Since 1896, Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas CityCrittenton Children's Center has served as the region's premier psychiatric care provider for children, adolescents, and their families. Crittenton is licensed as a psychiatric hospital by the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, and licensed as a Child Placing Agency and Residential Child Care Agency by the Missouri Department of Social Services-Children's Division.

    'The best place to get care. The best place to give care.' That is the Saint Luke's vision and, whether in a hospital, clinic, practice, or office, our more than 12,000 employees strive toward that vision every day. Saint Luke's employees are proud of our rich history and heritage, and that we remain the only faith-based, nonprofit, locally owned health system in Kansas City. Joining Saint Luke's means joining a team of exceptional professionals who always strive for excellence in patient care. Take this opportunity to do the best work of your career within a highly diverse and inclusive work space where all voices matter.

    Join the Kansas City region's premiere provider of health services. Equal Opportunity Employer. We hire only non-tobacco users.

    Job Requirements

    Applicable Experience:

    1 year

    Basic Life Support - American Heart Association or Red Cross, Driver's License - Various

    Bachelor's Degree (Required)

    Job Details

    Full time

    Day (United States of America)

    'The best place to get care. The best place to give care.' That is the Saint Luke's vision and, whether in a hospital, clinic, practice, or office, our more than 12,000 employees strive toward that vision every day. Saint Luke's employees are proud of our rich history and heritage, and that we remain the only faith-based, nonprofit, locally owned health system in Kansas City. Joining Saint Luke's means joining a team of exceptional professionals who always strive for excellence in patient care. Take this opportunity to do the best work of your career within a highly diverse and inclusive work space where all voices matter.

    Join the Kansas City region's premiere provider of health services. Equal Opportunity Employer. We hire only non-tobacco users.

    Posting ID: 556643633Posted: 2020-05-21