Parent Partner

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Miscellaneous



The Parent Partner must be a parent or a primary caretaker of a child, who has lived experience interacting with child welfare agencies such as DCFS, Probation, Department of Mental Health or the Regional Center. Tarzana Treatment Centers Youth Services in Tarzana has an exciting opportunity for a Full Time Bilingual Wraparound Parent Partner responsible for meeting with caregivers of clients for weekly 1:1 sessions and participating in Child and Family Team Meetings for Wraparound clients to ensure continuity of care. Wraparound is an intensive mental health program. The Parent Partner provides collateral services, support, advocacy, system orientation, mentoring, and other supportive services to parents/caregivers and families involved in the child welfare system. Duties include individual sessions to promote skill building, community activities, IEPs, court attendance, linkage to resources, and other activities identified by the family as a need. This is a field-based position and requires availability 24/7 for crisis intervention. Good driving record required, must have own transportation, a valid CA driver's license and insurance. Flexible work schedule is a must. Strong verbal and writing skills a must. Must be able to successfully complete a Live Scan and intensive background check. DMH documentation experience desirable. Please complete the online application and attach your resume. The Parent Partner must be a parent or a primary caretaker of a child, who has lived experience interacting with child welfare agencies such as DCFS, Probation, Department of Mental Health or the Regional Center. Requirements † Bilingual English/Spanish preferred.

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