School-Based Caseworker
Description

  

Tides Family Services is a nonprofit organization that is committed to providing comprehensive support and resources to children, adolescents, and families facing various challenges. The overall mission of Tides is to provide services and supports that allow youth to live in a community-based setting. An "Agency Without Walls" our services are delivered in homes, communities, schools...wherever our youth are. 


Job Description

  • Provide on-site counseling and care coordination to students in West Warwick Public Schools. 
  • Work collaboratively to provide services with an integrated team of Tides Staff and West Warwick Public School Staff  
  • Provide crisis intervention as needed. 
  • Provide home and family visits as needed. 
  • Build and sustain collaborations with community partners including health, education, vocational, legal, and family intervention providers with the goal of increasing access to services.  
  • Complete all required documentation including but not limited to progress notes and recovery plans.
  • Serve as liaison/advocate between the program, community, and surrounding neighbors to build partnerships.
  • Practice in accordance with the NASW Code of Ethics  
  • Attend and participate in all required program meetings including; program coordination meetings, staff meetings, and required training. 
Requirements

  

Critical Knowledge/Skills

  • 2 years experience in human services, healthcare, and other non-profit agencies.
  • Ability to work from a strengths-based and trauma-informed approach.
  • Strong care coordination and communication skills. 
  • Demonstrated ability to treat all clients with fairness, dignity, and respect regardless of their race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religion, disability, or any other protected characteristic.

Degrees/Certifications/Licenses

  • •Bachelor’s degree – Required or Community Related Experience 
  • •Valid driver’s license and registered/inspected vehicle – Required 
  • •Bilingual; Spanish, Portuguese, Creole – Preferred 

Salary Description $17- $20