GENERAL SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Under the general direction of the Senior Family Advocate or designee, the Care Partner is responsible for a wide range of hands-on family support and advocacy activities including coordination of resources from families, neighborhoods, schools, primary medical care, child welfare, mental health, special education, juvenile justice, and public health services.
Provides trauma informed education, coaching and support for caregivers of children in foster care and their families both on and off-site with a special focus on resilience promotion, trauma evaluation, symptom risk management and prevention. Applicants should have experience as a foster parent and be familiar with evidence based trauma therapies. Experience as peer mentor, counselor, or coach preferred.
Ability to speak/communicate in Spanish necessary