Parent Aide Case Manager - FT

Mesa, Arizona, United States Full-time

A New Leaf's Parent Aide Program provides a range of support services, instructions and assistance to parents and caregivers of children involved with Child Protective Services (CPS) in order to improve the adults’ skills and ability to fulfill parenting roles and responsibilities.

The Parent Aide Program Case Managers work a flexible schedule (weekdays and weekends) to meet client needs

Pay rate Full Time is: $13/hr. 

Major areas of responsibility (including but not limited to): 

  • Implement and complete Assessment Reports, specifying tasks and objectives to be completed within identified timelines.
  • Work cooperatively with Child Protective Services in developing assessments, plans and required periodic reports and attend meetings with CPS staff.
  • Collaborate with other community agencies working with the family and participate in staffing when invited to do so.
  • Visit parents as identified in the plan. Provide parent support to include parenting skills development, household management skills, problem solving/conflict resolution, learning and accessing community resources.  Teach, role model and provide training sessions to parents.
  • Provide safe transportation to parents and children as specified and authorized in the plan.
  • Provide supervision for authorized Supervised Visitation. Assure safety of all parties involved.
  • Monitor all aspects of visits. Intervene and terminate if the visit becomes harmful to the child.
  • Participate in required client care supervision on a regular basis as required by state law.

Requirements/Qualifications/Skills:  

  • Associates Degree required
  • Experience working with multi-problem families and cultural diversity, substance abuse, effects of child abuse and neglect on child development, sexual abuse, mediation and other interventions
  • Needs knowledge and understanding of family dynamics and family centered services
  • Must have proficiency with personal computers and applicable software programs.
  • Have the skills necessary to engage and work with others from diverse ethnic and cultural groups, coupled with maintaining professionalism at all times.
  • Demonstrate and provide strong communications skills both verbally and in writing.
  • Committed to teamwork and have the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships.
  • A valid driver’s license with reliable transportation, clean 39-month motor vehicle record and current auto liability insurance.
  • Have a Class One Fingerprint Clearance Card or be able to pass various background checks in order to obtain one

Important Notes: 

Only those candidates with the experience and qualifications that correspond to our requirements may be contacted by a member of our hiring department.

Please wait to hear from us; do not call the Human Resources Department to check on the status of your application.   NO PHONE CALLS. No Third Party or Temp Agencies.

We appreciate your interest in our organization. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, religion, color, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

A New Leaf is an at-will employer. Any offer of employment with A New Leaf is contingent upon a successful consumer report to include verification of driving records, employment, education, and criminal background search.

A New Leaf is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and participates in the E-Verify program. A New Leaf participa en el program de E-Verify. Equal Opportunity Employer.

Location:  Mesa, AZ 5203

Hourly Pay: $13.00 

Pay Comments: All of our employees enjoy the following benefits: Direct deposit, Competitive pay, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Annual Team member Appreciation Event, informal, yet professional team environment. We provide a comprehensive benefits package that represents a significant part of the total compensation plan: Health and Dental Insurance; Vision Coverage, Sick Days, Vacation, Holidays, Life Insurance & AD&D, Short Term Disability (STD), 401(K), and Tuition Reimbursement.