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Employment Type:
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Job Category:
Social Service
Family Development Specialist (Community Based...
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Job Description

FAMILY DEVELOPMENT SPECIALISTS preserve and reunify families by providing critical support services to our clients in their homes and other community based settings in the Rutherford, Davidson and Williamson County areas.

Duties will include behavioral and parent aide services, supervising visitations, transportation of clients at times, documentation, participation in treatment team meetings, and collaborating with other mental health clinicians and case managers within the court and child welfare systems.

Qualifications: Master's Degree in Social Work, Psychology, Counseling, Sociology, etc. STRONGLY preffered. 2 years experience with youth required. Experience must include working with children and families which may include intern, volunteer, and professional child and family services work.

Health Connect America is a progressive behavioral health services company which has provided innovative, quality services to our clients for over 20 years. FULL TIME EMPLOYEES receive a competitive compensation and benefits to our team members including medical/dental, 401K with company match, HSA with company contribution, Paid Time Off.

Candidates will undergo a comprehensive background check and must have valid driver's license with safe driving record. Our company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Health Connect America is a statewide company that provides behavioral health treatment and related services within six regional areas of Tennessee (Memphis, Nashville, Cookeville, Knoxville, Jackson and Chattanooga). We are readily available to meet the needs of families across the state of Tennessee. Our network of caseworkers, therapists and counselors cover over 85 counties, all of which coincide with the service areas of the Tennessee Department of Children's Services. We offer in-home casework, therapy, and counseling as well as Intensive Outpatient (IOP) for at-risk youth, families and communities, with the steadfast goal of promoting reunification and/or permanency goals for all parties involved. Health Connect America serves as a subcontractor for both private and public agencies, and accepts self pay, TennCare as well as third party payers.