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Family Engagement Specialist (Crittenton Children's Center)

Company: St. Luke's of Kansas City
Location: Kansas City
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description

The Opportunity: Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City Crittenton Children's Center in South Kansas City, MO is seeking a Family Engagement Specialist.

The Work:

* Must be independent worker with willingness to be flexible with work hours based upon the needs of the families they serve.

* May work evening hours depending on the client's needs.

* One weekend day (Saturday or Sunday) required each week.

* Utilization of evidence based programing focusing on Attachment Self Regulation and competency through classroom curriculum.

* Providing classroom educational trainings to biological parents as well as one on one parenting instruction and education.

* Distributing pre and post testing to all participants in Family Engagement Program. Presenting outcome information to program director.

* Provide monthly written progress notes on families assigned as well as comprehensive quarterly reports for court.

* Research of area community resources and connecting families based upon their need. Supervision of parent child visits as ordered by the court.

* Transportation of children to and from visitation in your own vehicle. Travel could be anywhere in the state of Missouri.

* Weekly communication with case manager and resource provider regarding the progress of visits, concerns and any noted changes.

* Must have experience working in a similar field and a clean driving record with applicable vehicle insurance.

To be successful in this role, you will need to be interested and invested in caring for the emotional health of Children. You will need to be caring and compassionate.

Crittenton Children's Center is the Kansas City area's premier provider of psychiatric care for children, adolescents and their families. We offer one of the area's most comprehensive behavioral health care programs.

Why Saint Luke's?

* Our leadership supports nurse engagement and allows their voices to be heard.

* We value our nurses' knowledge, experience, and expertise to improve patient outcomes and quality care.

* The opportunity to make an impact on their unit, hospital, health system, and the healthcare industry.

* Saint Luke's offers competitive salaries and benefits packages to all of their employees, click here to find out more.

Job Requirements

Applicable Experience:

2 years

Basic Life Support - American Heart Association or Red Cross, Driver's License - Various

Diploma (Required)

Job Details

Full Time

Evening (United States of America)

The best place to get care. The best place to give care. Saint Luke's 12,000 employees strive toward that vision every day. Our employees are proud to work for the only faith-based, nonprofit, locally owned health system in Kansas City. Joining Saint Luke's means joining a team of exceptional professionals who strive for excellence in patient care. Do the best work of your career within a highly diverse and inclusive workspace where all voices matter.

Join the Kansas City region's premiere provider of health services. Equal Opportunity Employer. We hire only non-tobacco users.

Effective November 1st, 2021, full COVID-19 vaccination is a condition of employment for all Saint Luke's Health System employees unless a medical or religious exemption is approved.

Keywords: St. Luke's of Kansas City, Kansas City , Family Engagement Specialist (Crittenton Children's Center), Other , Kansas City, Kansas

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