Family Advocacy Intervention Specialist (FAIS), FAP EAST

Maxwell AFB AL 36112 Fed 300 S. Twining St

Job Description

Family Advocacy Intervention Specialist (FAIS) 
Roles/Responsibilities:
The FAIS functions as the FAP prevention facilitator and coordinator in addition to providing primary treatment services for assigned maltreatment and FAST cases, coordinating services for families and monitoring client participation and progress utilizing the modalities of social casework, and for psychotherapy and psycho-educational interventions.  Under the leadership of the FAO, the FAIS will direct the development and implementation of prevention services. The FAIS provides community behavioral health education, family violence education and prevention training (annually, to new personnel and leadership personnel), resource finding and service linking, and prevention program interventions to promote protective factors and to address maltreatment risk factors. In collaboration with FAP staff,

-U.S. licensed clinical Social Worker.
-Master’s degree from a Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) accredited school.
-Two years full-time post-master’s degree experience (within the last three years) in professional clinical counseling service programs to men, women, and children who are abusive or abused. -Must also have experience as a group therapy facilitator or co-leader.
-Additionally, two years’ experience working with children, families, and groups in clinical or community organization settings; or as program manager, with demonstrated responsibilities in program planning with implementation of education and intervention services, and community collaboration.
-Experience working with professionals and agencies that provide community support and counseling intervention services to children and families.Before starting work, FAP personnel working with MTFs shall provide proof of immunization from the following diseases according to CDC guidelines: Hepatitis B, measles, mumps, rubella, varicella, and influenza, and proof of a negative TB skin test (completed within the past 12 months (if positive, proof of negative chest X-ray within the past 12 months) prior to start of work).

General Job Information

Title

Family Advocacy Intervention Specialist (FAIS), FAP EAST

Grade

22

Job Family

Federal Contracts Group

Country

United States of America

FLSA Status

United States of America (Exempt)

Recruiting Start Date

1/1/2019

Date Requisition Created

10/26/2018

Minimum Qualifications

Education

Masters (Required)

License and Certifications - Required

LCSW - Licensed Clinical Social Worker - Care Mgmt

License and Certifications - Preferred

Other Job Requirements

Responsibilities

  • U.S. licensed clinical Social Worker.
  • Master’s degree from a Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) accredited school.
  • Two years of full-time post-master’s degree experience (within the last three years) in professional clinical counseling service programs to men, women, and children who are abusive or abused.
  • Must also have experience as a group therapy facilitator or co-leader.
  • Two years’ experience working with children, families, and groups in clinical or community organization settings; or as program manager, with demonstrated responsibilities in program planning with implementation of education and intervention services, and community collaboration.
  • Experience working with professionals and agencies that provide community support and counseling intervention services to children and families.
  • Before starting work, FAP personnel working with MTFs shall provide proof of immunization from the following diseases according to CDC guidelines: Hepatitis B, measles, mumps, rubella, varicella, and influenza, and proof of a negative TB skin test (completed within the past 12 months (if positive, proof of negative chest X-ray within the past 12 months) prior to start of work).


 

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