Child Welfare Case Manager Resume Samples

A Child Welfare Case Manager work with children who are in the child welfare system due to abuse or neglect from their home environment. A well-written Child Welfare Case Manager Resume indicates the following duties and responsibilities – developing individual case plans, conducting safety assessments, conducting home visits based on the child and family needs, providing referrals to community resources, preparing judicial reviews, case plans, family assessments, and other required reports and paperwork; conducting diligent searches; providing support to children, families, and caregivers, providing on-call support as necessary; and monitoring case plan compliance and working on goals and tasks with family.

Job seekers for this post usually should hold a bachelor’s degree in social work or BSW. Some employers, however, prefer those with a degree in psychology or sociology. Earning a Master’s degree is also useful. Some states additionally necessitate valid licensure from the applicants.

Child Welfare Case Manager Resume example

Child Welfare Case Manager Resume

Summary : Experienced with homelessness, mental health, substance abuse, and child welfare. I enjoy supporting others and assisting them achieve the best outcome. I am interested in continuing my social work career within an organization that fosters community involvement, career and personal growth, and integrity.

Skills : Case Management, Advocacy, Interpersonal, Assessment, Support, Time Management, Microsoft Office, Written Communication, Verbal Communication.

Description :

    1. Developed case plans and appropriate goals for all cases assigned.
    2. Referred clients to wraparound services and participated in wraparound service meetings.
    3. Conducted Protective Capacity Assessment of parents.
    4. Substituted care placements, relative care placements and adoptive placements.
    5. Contacted each client regularly and evaluated progress towards case goals.
    6. Referred to in-house resources and utilized flexible funding dollars to meet the individualized needs of the children.
    7. Evaluated for appropriate health, educational and mental health services, to include consistent, comprehensive review with family members, placement providers, and school officials.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master Of Science


Child Welfare Case Manager Resume

Objective : Child Welfare Case Manager with experience and a strong commitment to serving the needs of disadvantaged youth and supporting mental health and effective coping with issues as depression, anxiety, career concerns and interpersonal relationships. Solid reputation as a conscientious, hardworking and proactive professional.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Teamwork, Microsoft Outlook, Windows, Word, Fax, Crisis Management, Adobe, Administrative.

Description :

    1. Provided a wide range case management and support services to ensure safety, permanency and wellbeing of the children and youth on caseload.
    2. Adhered to all aspects of the safety model of practice and guidelines as they coordinate, deliver and/or oversee the services that are family centered, community based, culturally competent and accountable for results.
    3. Co-developed the single case plan which guides the goals of the family with the family to ensure reunification of the children with their parents.
    4. Provided testimony in court and recommend service continuation or reunification of children in care.
    5. Worked closes with the lawyers, Child Advocates, Juvenile Probation Officers and families to ensure continuum of services.
    6. Managed caseloads of up to 35 families.
    7. Prepared and filed legal paperwork.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master Of Education


Child Welfare Case Manager Resume

Headline : Over 15 years and have extensive experience with creating reports, filing, organizing files and documents. Also have great interpersonal skills, both in person and over the phone and am a quick learner. I can work just as well independently as I can within a group.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer Service, Case Management, Research, Group Facilitation, Grant Writing.

Description :

    1. Identified and assess child and family needs and evaluate, coordinate and ensure necessary services are provided; provides in-home services to clients; assist and counsel individuals and families by using such activities as delineating alternatives, helping to articulate goal's and providing needed information.
    2. Provided case management services (information, plan referrals and linkages).
    3. Developed and maintained case records and service documentation (family assessments, case plans, chrons, JRSSR's, etc.).
    4. Documented case activities in FSFN within 24 hours of the event.
    5. Completed all required court reports and submit within established deadlines.
    6. Testified in court as necessary.
    7. Monitored quality of care by conducting face-to-face home/residential visits of the child every 30 days.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor In Social Work

Child Welfare Case Manager Resume

Headline : Working within the community providing mental health treatment/services for children, adolescents and adults who have psychiatric disorders.

Skills : Microsoft Excel, Windows, Mac OS X, Typing 54 WPM.

Description :

    1.  Worked with children and families with dysfunctional family processes, generally attributed to physical abuse, substance abuse and neglect.
    2. Provided support to families and caregivers to achieve stability and permanency for children.
    3. Coordinated the services needed for children, family, foster parents and other caregivers.
    4. Developed individual case plans and conducted child safety assessments.
    5. Provided referrals for community resources.
    6. Attended and testified at court hearings, case reviews, and multidisciplinary staffings.
    7. Prepared judicial reviews, case plans, home studies, and other court reports.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Child Welfare Case Manager Resume

Objective : Coordinating services with other professionals and paraprofessionals, Conducting community outreach as needed, and also providing support to children, caregivers, and family members to assure stable placement and timely achievement of permanency.

Skills : Strong Communication, Customer Services, Organizational, Time Management, And Conflict Resolution.

Description :

    1. Ensured child safety and stability.
    2. Participated in needs assessments and develop case plans.
    3. Coordinated the delivery of services and provide referrals to parents.
    4. Visited children, caregivers, and biological parents in the home every 25 days.
    5. Collaborated with community providers and monitor case plan progress.
    6. Ensured the child is up to date on all medical and dental appointments.
    7. Maintained accurate and up-to-date case files.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master's In Human Services

Child Welfare Case Manager Resume

Summary : To obtain a Child Welfare Case Manager position in which helping juveniles and adults improve their lifestyle is a top priority while monitoring their progress toward achieving their goals.

Skills : Management And Counseling Experience., Case Management And Counseling Experience., Individual Counseling., Marriage And Family Counseling., Mental Health Services - Providing Treatment For Individuals With Severe Mental Illness.

Description :

    1. Assessed child safety and wellbeing.
    2. Coordinated the delivery of services to children and families.
    3. Monitored service plan progress of parents.
    4. Maintained case documentation in the computer system.
    5. Prepared case and status reports and recommendations.
    6. Testified at court hearings, mediations, and staffings.
    7. Conducted home studies, including background screens
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
GED

Child Welfare Case Manager Resume

Objective : Currently seeking Child Welfare Case Manager positions in child welfare, counseling services, and advocacy. History of education and employment in child welfare and addictions.

Skills : Florida Safe Families NetworkALICEFCADV CORE Competency Advocacy Training Child Welfare Certification Field Instructor For BSW/MSW Interns.

Description :

    1. Assess family dynamics Monitor case plan progress Present reports in court Prepare court documents Organize case files Document client compliance Arrange for medical, dental and mental health care Coordinate services with community providers Accomplishments I have a case load of 22 families.
    2. Provided support to children, caregivers and family members to assure stable placement and permanency.
    3. Prepared reports to the courts and attend all hearings and case staffing's.
    4. Participated in on call duties.
    5. Monitored parental case plan compliance.
    6. Acted as an advisor representing the organization at the Family Court, providing case resolution expertise during court hearings.
    7. Managed the logistics and resourcing of educational plans, assessments and skill measurement for critical clients.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Psychology

Child Welfare Case Manager Resume

Objective : Experienced in the field of social and human services as an administrator. I will thrive in an environment in which I am challenged to not only use my existing talents but also develop new skills.

Skills : Teaching, Communication, Team Player, Computer, Interpersonal, Microsoft Office, Networking, Advocacy.

Description :

    1. Formulated client's case plan, care, rehabilitation of client based on social work experience.
    2. Wrote Family Assessments, Judicial Reviews (court documents) and testified in court on behalf of the client.
    3. Monitored, evaluated and recorded client progress.
    4. Counseled clients and recommended services to assist in overcoming dependencies and making life changes.
    5. Conducted monthly home visits on clients and client's children who have been removed from the client's custody.
    6. Monitored behavioral, medical, dental, educational needs of the children as well as secured safety of the children in the home.
    7. Conducted random drug screens on clients.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
M.A. In Counseling

Child Welfare Case Manager Resume

Headline : Driven professional who has experience working with multiple community providers in Sarasota County to recruit assistance for families in need as well as to secure volunteers and sponsorships for company fundraisers. Also has experience in online marketing and business development. Versatile and multifaceted career experience.

Skills : Leadership, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Managed cases of at-risk children, ensuring their safety and welfare while working towards reunification with their families or placing them with alternate homes.
    2. Wrote case plans laying out requirements for reunification.
    3. Conducted home visits and risk assessments to assess safety of children with parents and with foster homes.
    4. Supervised visits between parents and children.
    5. Supported the needs of children who were removed from their homes, from investigation to reunification or adoption: functioned as legal guardian; interacted with school authorities; connected with counseling services; and provided transportation.
    6. Represented the Department of Child and Families (DCF) in court advocating for the safety and permanent placement of the child while updating the court and all parties on the child's welfare and progress of the parents on their case plan.
    7. Managed the interface with key stakeholders (clients, service providers) to ensure the safety and long-term stability for at-risk populations.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Child Welfare Case Manager Resume

Objective : Seeking a position where I will be able to fully utilize my strong communication skills, leadership abilities and be provided with challenges and responsibilities to improve operations and enhance growth.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Maintenance, Communications, Leadership, Customer Relations, Time Management, Team Management, International Networking, Budgeting Management.

Description :

    1. Maintained an ongoing caseload of more than 45 clients with varied needs, including completing thorough needs assessments and collaborating with partner agencies.
    2. Functioned as the client advocate to address grievances and determine viable solutions.
    3. Collaborated with Attorney General's office to strategize on cases.
    4. Thoroughly investigated and maintained detailed records pertaining to the case families with data management systems.
    5. Consistently received positive feedback from clients and managers acknowledging outstanding dedication and performance.
    6. Orchestrated case meetings to bring together all parties to share cases and solutions.
    7. Provided services for in-home and out-of-home placements for children involved with the Department of Children and Families Dependency Court System.
    8. Initiated safety/protective services for clients.
    9. In charged of providing written court documentation, coordinate, and interact with other community organizations that are pertinent.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Arts In Psychology