Bilingual Care Coordinator

Do you have a desire to strengthen children, families, schools and our communities?

 

Care Coordinators provide coordination services, linking various supports for children and youth with mental and/or behavioral health care needs and their families.  The program goal is to promote integrated treatment planning and provide assistance with navigating and accessing services.

Bilingual Care Coordinators:

  •  Plan and coordinate care based on the needs of the child, youth and family
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of care provided
  • Identify and evaluate the significance of social, environmental and emotional factors relative to behavioral and/or mental health conditions
  • Provide interpreting services as needed

 

Position Requires:

  •  BS/BA degree in social work or human services related field
  • Minimum of 1 year of case management experience with children, youth and families
  • Must be bilingual (English and Spanish) in speech and writing and able to provide interpreting/translation services as needed
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent computer skills

Successful candidates must have clear background checks through the Division of Criminal Investigation and the Abuse Registries (includes child, dependent adult, sex abuse registry checks).  Must have valid driver's license and excellent driving record.

Contact

Human Resources

2116 Grand Avenue

Des Moines, IA 50312

P: 515-246-3508

F: 515-246-3599

humanresources@orchardplace.org