Individual Support Technician I (IST-1) FFS / Per Diem

Summary: 

Center For Family Services is seeking an experienced, dedicated and skilled individual for the Individual Support Technician I (IST-1) position within the Great Abilities Program. Great Abilities improves the quality of life and well-being for youth and their families with specialized services for children and adolescents with behavioral health and/or intellectual and developmental disabilities. Our continuum of care includes Intensive In-Home (IIH), Individual Support Services (ISS), Intensive In-Community (IIC), Psychiatric Evaluations/Medication Monitoring, Psychological Evaluations, Bio-psychological Assessments, and Trauma Informed Care. The goal of the Great Abilities program is to help youth build better relationships while remaining at home with their families. 

Location: Various Locations 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Completes assessment including the completion of CABS, and related evaluations including, but not limited to: task analysis, preference and reinforce assessments
  • Develop Individual Support Plan and modify each plan as needed
  • Implement Individual Support Plan and provide one-to-one support to youth
  • Supervision of Individual Support Technicians II and III
  • Maintain contact with supervisor and immediately report any concerns
  • Completes promptly and accurately progress notes, behavior plans and encounter forms
  • Files all paperwork in the chart within a two-week time frame
  • Attend clinical supervision one time per month
  • Perform data analysis
  • Other related duties as assigned

Requirements: 

  • Bachelor's Degree in Social Work or related field
  • At least one year experience working with youth
  • Must have ability to provide leadership, be a role model, and have life experiences preparing counselor to relate positively to youth
  • Current driver's license with a good driving record of 3 years 
  • Vehicle with current insurance and registration

All positions require pre-employment drug screening and criminal record checks. Many positions require motor vehicle record evaluations and medical clearances. Center For Family Services is an equal opportunity employer offering competitive salaries and excellent benefits packages. For more information, please visit our website at www.centerffs.org.

All interested applicants should email a cover letter, indicating desired position and salary requirements, along with resume.