Family Services Coordinator – Children’s Cove

Barnstable County
Posted 1 month ago

The Children’s Cove, the department of Barnstable County, is accepting applications for full time position of Family Services Coordinator.

Overview:  Children’s Cove provides compassionate, comprehensive, and collaborative response services at no cost to survivors of child abuse through its evidence-based programs, network of community partnerships, educational outreach, and awareness efforts. Its multidisciplinary team works together to empower survivors, promote healthy outcomes, and help mitigate the stigma of child abuse.

The Family Services Coordinator provides a variety of support and information services to children and non-offending caregivers served at Children’s Cove. The Family Services Coordinator serves as the primary point of contact to the family, shepherding them through the investigative and justice process, provides psycho-education and psychological first aid related to the impacts of trauma and coordinates referrals for mental health and other basic need services.   Further, the Family Services Coordinator provides outreach and education regarding child abuse to the community and key partners and collaborates with community agencies to coordinate any needed resources.

Bachelor’s Degree in social work, human services, psychology, education, criminal justice, education, or a related field.  Master’s Degree in related field preferred. A minimum of 3-5 years of professional experience working with children and families where abuse and violence are identified issues is required. Requires professional experience in working with the criminal justice or child welfare system.  Employment contingent on successful background and reference checks.

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Job Features

Salary$60,861.06 plus generous benefits package
Deadline to applyJuly 2, 2021