Individual Support Technician I (IST-2) - FFS - Great Abilities

Position Summary: 

Center For Family Services is seeking an experienced, dedicated and skilled individual for the Individual Support Technician I (IST-2) 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, Camden, Burlington, Gloucester, Salem/Cumberland Counties

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Implement Individual Support Plan and provide one-to-one support to youth
  • Teach ADL/Instrumental skills to youth who have intellectual/developmental disabilities
  • Train parent/guardian in implementation of Individual Support Plan
  • Perform data collection
  • Maintain contact with supervisor and immediately report any concerns
  • Files all paperwork in the chart within a two-week time frame
  • Completes promptly and accurately progress notes, behavior plans and encounter forms
  • Attend clinical supervision one time per month
  • 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

About Employment at Center For Family Services:

Apply and get hired at Center For Family Services, a leader in the non-profit sector and named as a top workplace in the region since 2010. As part of our team, you will be recognized as our most valuable resource. Our staff balance best practices with personalized care. Together our team makes a positive difference in the lives of people in need. If you're interested in a rewarding career, Center For Family Services is a great place to grow as a professional. For more information about our top workplace, please visit Center For Family Services website at www.centerffs.org.

Disclaimer: 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.