Website The Village Network
Job Title: Licensing Specialist – Columbus – Foster Care
Normal Working Hours: Full-Time; Hours Vary
Reports To: Network Coordinator
Direct Reports: None
Essential Tasks, Duties, and Responsibilities:
Performs duties related to recertification and halfway verifications. Assists with state audits to ensure advocate files are in compliance. Completes home studies. Completes Treatment Foster Care/Family Foster Care and adoption home study assessments. (45% Importance Rating/45% of Time Spent)
Recruitment, screening, and interviewing of prospective foster parents. (35% Importance Rating/30% of Time Spent)
Manages foster parent training hours and ensures that all agency and Village Network requirements are met. (15% Importance Rating/15% of Time Spent)
Maintains foster parent files. Completes all appropriate documentation, logs, and paperwork. Answers phone queries. (5% Importance Rating/10% of Time Spent)
Performs other duties as required, including provision of CSP services.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Ability to use a computer; familiarity with Word, Excel, and E-Time.
Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or related field; required licensure as a Licensed Social Worker (LSW).
Maintains adoption assessor certification.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills; strong interpersonal and time management skills.
Valid Ohio Driver’s License and maintains a driving record that allows that individual to be insurable with the insurance company providing The Village Network with vehicle insurance.
How to Apply:
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