Requisition Number: 12128
Job Title: FAMILY SUPPORT TECHNICIAN
City: DEFUNIAK SPRINGS
State: FL

FAMILY SUPPORT TECHNICIAN

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Description/Job Summary

Lakeview Center is best known for its caring, compassionate treatment for people with mental health issues, drug and alcohol dependencies, or intellectual disabilities. The breadth and depth of these services are the most comprehensive in the region. They range from inpatient and residential treatment to a gamut of outpatient programs including trauma services, psychiatry, counseling, day treatment, and intensive, round-the-clock outpatient services to help people with severe mental illnesses safely remain in the community. We reach people of all ages from babies and children to adolescents and adults. In all, we offer more than 60 programs and services for the people of Northwest Florida.

Benefits for Lakeview Center:

Medical • Dental • Vision • Basic Life and AD&D • Voluntary Term Life • Employer Paid Long Term Disability • Flexible Spending Accounts and Health Savings Account • Section 125 Cafeteria Plan • Retirement Savings Plan (RSP) • Employee Assistance Program • Team Member Discount Program • Pet Insurance • Accident Insurance • Group Critical Illness Insurance • Individual Short-Term Disability Insurance • Paid Time Off

Responsibilities/Duties

Overview:

Provides in home intervention services for families referred to the Family Support Team through the use of safety assessments, domestic violence education, substance use/abuse education, parenting education, referral, and community resources, etc. Under supervision of the Family Support Team Leader, the Family Support Specialist will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following duties; home safety and maintenance, child well-being, child development, daily living skills, basic parenting skills, vocational assistance, money management, nutrition, housing, transportation, community resource/supports, parent/family support, information and referral, case management, etc. 

Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED required. 

  • Prefer two (2) years’ experience working with children and families. 

  • Must have a valid driver’s, a good driving record and be insurable under the corporate policy.

  • Required training as assigned by supervisor completed within time frames set by contract management. 

To Apply:

Interested applicants please visit www.elakeviewcenter.org and complete the on-line application. If you require additional assistance, please call Human Resources at 850-469-3729.

Lakeview Center is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Drug Free/Nicotine Free Workplace Employer, DRUG TESTING/NICOTINE TESTING REQUIRED.

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