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Social Workers - LGSW

Catonsville, MD

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IMMEDIATE OPPORTUNITIES FOR LGSW’S (Social Workers)

 

We are in search of caring, compassionate and dedicated LGSW’s to join the team of other caring professionals to help facilitate foster care in the Baltimore Metropolitan area!! LGSW’s supervise and provide consultation to foster caregivers. They continually assess needs of the birth family and foster family to promote healthy development and growth in all life domains.  They work therapeutically with birth and foster families to attain permanency for sibling groups. 

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Gathers information and conducts needs assessment of birth families’ strengths and weaknesses to develop appropriate goals and time frames for service plans. 

  • Communicates and involves birth parents as much as possible regarding their children's progress, concerns, major decisions, changes in services and placement.

  • Intervenes therapeutically with birth and foster families to change attitudes, beliefs and behaviors to improve level of functioning and coping skills.

  • Supervises and facilitates therapeutic visitation of birth families and sibling groups. 

  • Makes regular monthly contact with birth parents.  Aggressively outreaches and attempts to engage birth parents who are uninvolved in services on a regular basis.

  • Provides supervision, training support, and guidance to foster families in implementing the treatment plan and service plan for the child

  • Completes annual performance reviews of all Foster Caregivers. 

  

QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Must have BSW or MSW and be licensed.  

  • Two years of clinical experience in child welfare or related human services preferred.

 

For immediate consideration; please submit resume with salary requirements.