Maple Star Oregon is a non-profit division of Pathways. Pathways, previously Providence Human Services, is one of the largest national providers of accessible, outcome-based behavioral and mental health services. At Pathways, we deliver exceptional value by creating healthier communities through the work of exceptional people. Our more than 5,000 employees provide the highest-quality home- and community-based social services and non-emergency transportation services in 17 U.S. states and the District of Columbia. We proudly serve more than 60,000 unique clients. We specialize in providing direct services and case management to children, adolescents and adults with behavioral and medical health needs, as well as those supervised by government subsidized programs, in their homes or through community-based resources. Pathways offers a full spectrum of social service and behavioral health solutions, including Youth & Family Services, Adult Services, and Prevention Services. Within each area, clients have access to a broad range of social and behavioral services to meet their needs.
Family Care Specialists are responsible for providing in-home safety and reunification services to families. They work with families to assist them to make changes necessary to improve functioning and provide safely for their children, thus decreasing the risk for abuse and/or neglect. Reports to ISRS Supervisor.
A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in social services or a related field and 2 years of relevant experience or a relevant Master’s degree and 1 year of experience.
Possess a valid driver license with a reasonably clean driving record
Ability to operate and have access to a safe and reliable vehicle and be willing and able to drive in various road/weather conditions
Have or be able to obtain the necessary auto insurance by start of employment
Ability to work irregular days and/or hours
Ability to sit and type for extended period of time
Ability to lift up 50 pounds and regularly carry up to 20 pounds
Obtain and maintain certification in standard first aid and CPR
Obtain and maintain training in the basic defensive techniques of NCI
Ability to walk up and down stairs, across uneven terrain, and short to medium distances.
Ability to pass fingerprinting and background checks
Reside in county to be served
Paid vacation and sick leave
Medical, dental, and vision insurance
Ten paid holidays
Training and development opportunities
Pathways is an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or any other protected characteristic.