Family Resource Specialist Resume Samples

A Family Resource Specialist acts as a liaison and connects the families to community resources like educational needs, child care, food banks, sports, and recreational activities and so on. The major roles and responsibilities listed on the Family Resource Specialist Resume are – meeting supervisors and discussing about program development and staff development, assisting with transitional issues, providing support for families which are need recovery seeking help, improving family members overall physical and mental health and well-being; suggesting effective plans to help families overcome their problem, guiding families to appropriate center for getting needed resource and helping the community establish self-sufficiency.

The required skills include – parenting skills, household management familiarity, child development knowledge, basic budgeting skills, case management expertise and experience working with at-risk families. Employers want to see on the resume a bachelor’s degree in social work or an equivalent degree.

 

Family Resource Specialist Resume example

Family Resource Specialist Resume

Headline : Versatile and results oriented, Human Services worker with experience in early childhood development Proven leader, advisor, and problem solver: possessing excellent communication, and interpersonal skills.

Skills : Excel, Word, Power point.

Description :

    1. Recruited potential foster homes Director Youth Services Provided psychoeducation to foster parents in training covering child development, behaviors, and crisis Core Competencies management.
    2. Conducted battery assessments to determine potential foster families.
    3. Performance drives professionally skilled in Provided 24 hours a day on-call support to foster cognitive Behavioral Model of Treatment.
    4. Strong passion for developing teams and Conducted monthly support visits to each foster home.
    5. Possess poise and focus Matched child placements to current potential when challenged with changing work foster families.
    6. Interviewed clients, assessing their situations, capabilities, and problems to determine what services are required to meet their needs.
    7. Maintained and updated case history records.
    8. Collected supplementary information needed to assist clients.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Disabilities


Sr. Family Resource Specialist Resume

Summary : Versatile, bilingual professional with management experience. Twenty-five years of sales, customer service, and marketing experience. Along with over twenty years providing verbal and written Spanish translation services to businesses and individuals.

Skills : MS Office, Effective Communication.

Description :

    1. Completed an internship with Participate in the on-going maintenance of the Individualized Service Plan.
    2. Participate in the pre-admission screening of client referrals.
    3. Act as an advocate and liaison for clients with professional service providers in the community.
    4. Assist in marketing the program to referring agencies and for potential foster parents within the community.
    5. Assist in providing documents for pre-service and ongoing training.
    6. Perform home studies in order to get foster parents approved Participate in keeping the foster parent files in compliance.
    7. Take applications for Early Head Start pregnant women and birth to three years old.
    8. Keep track of enrolled children's health records while also setting goals with each family.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Science


Jr. Family Resource Specialist Resume

Objective : Experienced Professional with in depth knowledge of principles, methods, and procedures for Crisis Response and Intervention. Skilled in working with at risk youth and building families through counseling and treatment services. A strong ability to work independently as well as in team settings.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Data Entry, Organizational Skills, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Refer families to services in order to assist in providing solutions, developing plans and follow up assistance for stability, safety, permanency and well-being for all clients.
    2. Assist families through crisis and ensure client safety.
    3. Assist with helping families maintain stable and safe households.
    4. Advocate for child Welfare & Juvenile Delinquent Youth.
    5. Supervise and/or facilitate home visits between residential facilities, foster care, students, homes, schools, family services, child guidance clinics, courts, protective services, doctors, and other contacts, to assist with reunification.
    6. Participate in court hearings, legal proceedings such as abuse court orders, reunification, magistrate court for truancy/fines etc.
    7. Maintain case records and required documents for client files and database.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Social Work

Family Resource Specialist/Analyst Resume

Summary : Skilled in computer programs to include Microsoft Office and Microsoft Word. Excels and enjoys adapting to new obstacles and challenges.

Skills : Microsoft Office; Verbal And Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Accurately determine parent and provider eligibility for child care as determined by IDHS policies and procedures.
    2. Create and maintain complete and accurate paper and computer systems on each parent/provider case in assigned caseload.
    3. Knowledgeable of basic child care issues and provider licensing to answer basic questions of parents and providers.
    4. Ensures confidentiality of parent and provider information received and managed by IAFC.
    5. Provide excellent customer service skills to parents and providers over the phone.
    6. Manages the teams daily work load by distributing work to each individual.
    7. Compile production spreadsheets for the team and email to directors when supervisor is absent.
    8. Maintain POD filing system by ensuring the filing system is accurate.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Masters Of Science

Family Resource Specialist I Resume

Summary : To personally contribute to the enrichment and well-being of children and families. To be involved in a career that both utilizes and builds knowledge base of community/family resources and child development.

Skills : Microsoft: Office, Word, Powerpoint, Excel; iApple: Pages, Notes, Keynote, Numbers.

Description :

    1. Conducted semi-structured social and health assessment interviews in the client's home or medical facility.
    2. Identified family needs and made appropriate referrals to community resources.
    3. Demonstrated ability to successfully link families with community resources.
    4. Planned and provided other short term direct assistance as needed.
    5. Compiled and scored data in order to determine eligibility for the Healthy Families program.
    6. Attended case conferences to establish appropriate client and family support worker match.
    7. Assist families with gaining resources throughout the community to enhance their well-being.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
B.S. In Health Science

Family Resource Specialist/Representative Resume

Summary : Over 16 years old. Since then I have learned a lot about myself when it comes to jobs. An extremely hard working person that has always put my work first. Seven years' experience in sales for a clothing store, and two years' experience with kids in many different settings.

Skills : Long term Care experience, Mental Health experience.

Description :

    1. Directly accountable for all paperwork, documentation, and records necessary to administer the IDHS Child Care Assistance Program.
    2. Create and maintain alphabetical case files by computer filing system as well as designated storage areas.
    3. Accurately approved and entered all IDHS childcare certificates into the Child Care Tracking System.
    4. Identify discrepancies and payment issues in accordance to policies and regulations.
    5. Preserved all records and documents related to W9, Child Abuse/Neglect Tracking System, and various billing forms and run reports as needed.
    6. Ensured appropriate action was taken against providers who do not meet IDHS qualifications and standards.
    7. Processed weekly IDHS and internal reports.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Master Of Business

Family Resource Specialist II Resume

Summary : To obtain a position as a Family Resource Specialist at, were will providing positive direction for students' in academic, social and emotional well-being. Using the ASCA model: Guidance Curriculum: Classroom Guidance Lessons; Career Awareness; Conflict Resolution/ Social Skills; Developmental Awareness Individual Planning: Student Assessments; Student Placement & Scheduling; New Student Transition; Academic& Career Advisement.

Skills : Very well organized, people skills, excellent oral and written communitation skills, operate all office equipment, strong work ethic, fast learner.

Description :

    1. Assess and determine parent and provider eligibility for the certificate program.
    2. Authorized payment for children as determined by the Illinois Department of Health Services.
    3. Followed policies and procedures to provide quality customer service to low-income families via phone or face-to-face encounters.
    4. Offered informative consultation to teen parents.
    5. Configured and maintained a customer database.
    6. Promoted services at community organizations and agencies such as teen parenting groups and Chicago Public School events.
    7. Assist families served through the local Early Steps.
    8. Provide a community link to support family-centered efforts and activities within the Early Steps Program.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Social Work

Family Resource Specialist III Resume

Summary : A dedicated professional with a vast experience communicating and collaborating with staff and a diverse population providing financial counseling, needs assessments, and community resources. Adept in responding to patients, clients and residents who have questions about financial issues, payment options about community resources and human services. Able to create, participate, organize, coordinate and manage ongoing projects that include training seminars and conferences within both personal and professional development arenas.

Skills : Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Conducted intake assessments for pre and post-natal mothers to identify needs.
    2. Conducted home visits to implement needs and follow-up to ensure resources are being utilized.
    3. Established a network of community resources applicable to client's needs.
    4. Provided resource information and generated referrals as needed.
    5. Documented case histories while maintaining confidentiality per HIPPA requirements.
    6. Planned and implemented community resource education presentation to staff and community members.
    7. Worked with diverse populations: faith based, race, ethnicity, age and gender, socio-economic, sexual orientation, disabled.
    8. Worked with and supported families identified as being at risk.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Family Resource Specialist/Executive Resume

Summary : To obtain a position in which knowledge and organizational abilities can be fully utilized.

Skills : Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Determine parent and provider eligibility for child care as determined by IDHS policies and procedures.
    2. Create and maintain complete and accurate paper and computer systems on each parent/provider case in assigned caseload.
    3. Answer questions of parents and providers around basic child care issues and provider licensing.
    4. Ensures confidentiality of parent and provider information received and managed by IAFC.
    5. Provide excellent customer service skills to parents and providers over the phone.
    6. Manages the team's daily workload by distributing work to each individual.
    7. Compile production spreadsheets for the team. Maintain the POD filing system by ensuring its accuracy.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Child Development

Family Resource Specialist/Consultant Resume

Summary : To work in a position where creative abilities will be maximized and organizational, public relations, verbal and written communication skills will be utilized.

Skills : Bilingual Spanish, Microsoft Word/Excel Strong customer service skills.

Description :

    1. Responsible for a case load of at least 30 to 35 families directly involved with Child Protective Services as foster homes, relative homes, and foster to adopt homes.
    2. Licensing worker for licensed foster homes.
    3. Conduct monthly monitoring and resource support.
    4. Handled over 20 adoptions through foster homes, kinship care, and ICPC homes.
    5. Trained facilitator for PS-MAPP (mandatory foster parent training).
    6. Trained facilitator for Deciding Together (in-home mandatory foster parent training).
    7. Attend Child and Family Team meetings and attend court hearings in support of children who are wards of the State of Arizona.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Family Resource Specialist/Coordinator Resume

Summary : To obtain employment using the acquired skills from life as well as previous work experience.

Skills : Professional Skills Such As Communications, Teaching And Strategy.

Description :

    1. Assessed client information to determine funding approval.
    2. Effectively communicated protocol and criteria to clients over the phone and in person.
    3. Utilized state guidelines to expedite client approval.
    4. Attended various customer service trainings for state programs.
    5. Worked closely with clients on a daily basis to maintain their case load.
    6. Created and maintained complete and accurate files with Illinois computer systems on each client.
    7. Prepared accurate documentation for clients thru the IDHS system.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
B. S. In Health Education

Family Resource Specialist Resume

Summary : Highly personable Customer Service Professional with over five years of experience in account management, sales processing, and call-center operations within the insurance, education and retail industries.

Skills : MS Office, MS Excel.

Description :

    1. Engage families in service and treatment planning.
    2. Assess family and client needs -Plan appropriate interventions.
    3. Implement interventions using evidence based and best practice approaches.
    4. Enter and maintain all aspects of client information in database system.
    5. Evaluate the effectiveness of service provision.
    6. Follow up as needed to determine appropriate courses of action.
    7. Expected to meet with designated clients for the prescribed number of hours/days/contacts per week.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Masters Of Social Work