Status: Full Time Salary FLSA Classification: Exempt
Company Information: Youth Advocate Programs, Inc. (YAP) is one of the largest non-profit Youth and Family Support agencies, in over 30 states plus DC, working with high-risk youth and their families in the United States. Currently, YAP employs more than 2,000 dedicated workers and serves approximately 20,000 youth and families per year. Our mission is to engage human service systems so that they rely less on institutional care and invest more in supporting families and neighborhoods. We currently work with child welfare, juvenile justice, behavioral health, disability, primary health care, and education systems to develop and offer community-based alternatives for the highest risk children, young people, young adults and families, and adults. Youth Advocate Programs, Inc. is committed to creating safe environments and providing services that are individualized, culturally competent and trauma informed to build brighter futures for all.
Summary of Position: The Wraparound Facilitator will work with families of children with serious emotional disturbances by facilitating a planning process that is family centered, community-oriented, strengths-based and highly individualized. Services may be provided in the participant’s home or appropriate community setting. The Facilitator will deliver intensive case management targeted at increasing the youth’s natural supports and strengths, fostering resilience and recovery. The Wraparound Facilitator is responsible for accurately documenting services, facilitating Wraparound Team meetings as needed, and communicating participant progress to supervisors, team members, and the referring authority. All services are delivered in compliance with the Texas Medicaid Provider Procedures Manual, the Texas Resilience and Recovery Utilization Management Guidelines, YAP standards, and all state and federal regulations governing the delivery of service. The Wraparound Facilitator will receive training in service provision, as well as weekly supervision, and will learn a great deal about community resources, networking, mental health, and more.
Qualifications/Requirements: Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in human services related fields, as defined by Texas Administrative Code. Must complete the Wrapround Training series..
Experience in the provision of home and community-based services. CPR/First Aid Certification. Behavior Management (MANDT) Certification.
Bi-Lingual is a plus.
Transportation of clients is a requirement and applicant must have access to a reliable, insured vehicle with current valid driver’s license. Minimum Auto Insurance Coverage of $100,000 per person and $300,000 per accident bodily injury liability and access to a reliable transportation/vehicle.
Benefits Available: Medical/Prescription, Dental, Vision, Short Term Disability, UNUM, Paid time off, Holiday Pay, and 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan.
Contact information: Please submit cover letter, resume, and two (2) professional and one (1) personal references to ATTN: Tarrant County Hiring Manager at email@example.com
Youth Advocate Programs, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, ancestry, national origin, place of birth, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, military or veteran status, genetic characteristics, or disability unrelated to job performance.