Home Study Services
Families and Youth. Inc. is hiring a Home Study Services Contractor
Summary of Duties: Provide home study services to ensure the safety and placement of children in an appropriate home that are good matches for both child and families. The objective is to ensure resource families are in compliance with applicable regulations for placement of children. Educate families about adoption and provide the information to make the best decisions for children and families. Case workers will complete assessments.
- A Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, Education, Counseling Psychology, Sociology, Criminal Justice, Family Services or related degree approved by CYFD, from an accredited college/university and two (2) years of any combination of experience including working with communities on health or social service related matters, social work/case management experience, behavioral health and/or health care; OR Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work from an accredited college/university and licensure by the New Mexico Board of Social Work Examiners at the LBSW, LMSW or LISW level or licensure in another state and qualified to sit for the next testing session, can be substituted for the two (2) years of experience.
- Subcontractor must attend and complete one series of NM RAFT Pre-Service Training within 30 days of hire date. This training is a prerequisite for providing home studies.
- Sign a Contract
Areas needing Home Study Services: Socorro, T or C, Roswell, Portales, Clovis, Lovington, Carlsbad, Hobbs, Fort Sumner, Alamogordo, Silver City, and Deming,