Working with caseworkers the Family Support Worker identifies the service needs of the families at-risk. The list of duties depicted on the Family Support Worker Resume include the following – conducting home visits and identifying the client’s needs; assisting families in obtaining services by making referrals and accompanying them to doctor appointments, managing and maintaining good professional notes on time; implementing appropriate modelling techniques and education or other supportive services; arranging transportation of clients, monitoring and managing children in their parent’s absence; and providing on-call support as needed.
A well-drafted resume should contain the following abilities – ability to determine the eligibility of families for state and federal assistance programs; strong verbal and written communication skills. Excellent computer skills are also critical as the workers have to use the state and federal databases to make eligibility decisions. For an entry-level, a bachelor’s degree is sufficient; however, aspiring workers should earn a Master’s degree.
Objective : Worked in the medical field for over fifteen years. When living in Mexico had the opportunity to volunteer, helping an Emergency Physician and Paramedic. Proven ability to use effective communication skills, as well as work well with Physicians and staff in multiple departments. Posses advanced knowledge of medical terminology to include emergency and surgical terminology. Recently worked with families and children in the mental health field enhancing the broad base of life experience and skills in communication and interpersonal education.
Skills : Proficient In Microsoft Office.
Educate parents regarding prenatal care/pregnancy and child care/development.
Develop child care itineraries for new parents.
Engage in child development activities with families.
Track and gauge families progress within the program.
Act as a liaison between families and medical or public assistance providers.
Provide referrals to families for child care, housing and other needs.
Skills Used Communication/ organizational/ problem solving/ time management skills.
Family Support Worker/Social Worker Resume
Objective : Manager highly skilled at managing complex schedules, budgets, P&L, payroll, training, hiring, firing, banking and customer service. Will go above and beyond basic management tasks and takes multiple projects at once. Excellent work ethic and strength in boosting company morale. Continually maintains a positive attitude while interacting with demanding clients. Serves as the primary point of contact for both in-house and external phone and website queries.
Skills : Strong organization skills and attention to detail to prepare reports, manage caseloads and follow-up appointments.
Provided positive parenting to parents all ages.
Being a mentor they could call on to help advised them.
Educated parents to ensure they would provide the best care to their children.
Organized weekly activities including preparing nutritious meals.
Being an advocate to parents by contacting agencies on their behalf regarding housing, child care, employment and health care.
Attended seminars and training to improve my skills.
Input details of every visit or conversations into the in a timely manner.
Family Support Worker/Lead Tracker Resume
Headline : Accustomed to handling sensitive, confidential records. Flexible and versatile - able to maintain a sense of humor under pressure. Poised and competent with demonstrated ability to easily adapt to any situation.
Skills : Office Administration.
Teaching parenting skills, linking families to community resources, help families become more self sufficient, prevent child abuse.
Participate in Family Support planning and reviews.
Perform away-from-Center intervention activities that: identify unmet needs and link with community resources strengthen parent/child relationships optimize the home environment strengthen family problem solving activities and self-advocacy skills monitor the normal growth and development of the target child.
Coordinate client services with other internal providers.
Review hospital and clinic records.Staff referrals with program staff.
Obtain and forward for data entry all information necessary for case openings.
Assist with preparation, planning, and/or set-up for Healthy Families fund-raising events and working events that are specifically geared for family appreciation events and fundraising for the Healthy Families Bay program.
Family Support Worker (Volunteer) Resume
Headline : To utilize my interpersonal skills and contribute to your program by furthering developing my passion for social services Ability Summary: Fluent in English and Spanish Organized and Fast Learner Excellent Listening Skills Positive Stress Management.
Skills : Social Work, Customer Service, Computer Skills, Management.
Provides direct support to parents by interviewing and using open ended questions to help parents feel empowered as they problem solved.
Encouraged parents to reflect on and improve their parenting technique, and by offering information about child development.
Provided direct support to parents by partnering with them in both attaining goals and navigating community resources.
Completed developmental screenings and assessments with children and parents.
Documents observations of children and families accurately and completes required paperwork in accordance with program standards.
Encourages parents to advocate for themselves, thus fostering self-sufficiency.
Maintains contact with caseworkers, counselors, and other community partners in the provision of services to assigned families.
Delivers respectful, supportive and immediate services in crisis using the circle of support and process of change technique.
Bachelor Of Science
Family Support Worker II Resume
Objective : Dedicated Family Support Worker searching for an opportunity to use my experience, skills and education to make positive contributions to growing company.
Skills : Data Entry, Typing, fax machinine, scanning and copy machine. Microsoft Word and Outlook and any office administration required of me.
Conducted bi-weekly and monthly home visits with individuals and families.
Interviewed participants and their relatives to compile detailed social and personal information.
Communicated with public social and welfare agencies to obtain and provide information.
Evaluated and addressed individual participant's needs and concerns.
Created daily lesson plans for activities.
Provided parenting and child development education through a certified curriculum.
Maintained thorough case history records and wrote detailed reports.
Family Support Worker I Resume
Objective : Seeking employment with a company where I can grow professionally and personally and also to succeed in a stimulating and challenging environment that will provide me with advancement opportunities that will help me excel in this field with hard work, perseverance and dedication. I have experience with pharmaceuticals, social casework and physical therapy with stroke patients.
Skills : Microsoft office.
Work with families to improve daily living skills.
Assists with helping prioritize/organize daily living task along with interfacing with community resources.
Work with families to develop the ability to become independent from DFCS system and parenting skills.
Provide transportation for clients and supervision as needed.
Completes progress notes at the end of visitation and turn them in weekly to office.
Weekly communication with supervisor and Case Mangers.
Attends court and submits monthly written reports summarizing all activities and detailing clients progress as well as additional services needed for client to succeed.
BS In Social Work
Family Support Worker III Resume
Summary : 4 years working as in Clerical Work Business office administration student trained in diverse business procedures and documentation. Able to work effectively in organized diverse groups to complete given objectives and goals.
Skills : Bilingual Spanish, Customer Service.
Coordinate Parenting and Child Abuse & Neglect trainings.
Assist homeless families to identify permanent housing and reduce the risk factors for families to become homeless.
Address immediate crisis for families to become homeless.
Provide family stabilization and case management services.
Create formal and informal resource linkages for families to promote long-term safety, stability and well-being.
Assess and process perspective client information/resume for clients for the Employment Service.
Assist in the dissemination of program and organization materials that highlight the organization's services.
M.A. In Counseling
Family Support Worker/Supervisor Resume
Objective : My goal is to be dedicated to any and everything I work toward. To work effectively to resolve any issues, to help provide professional leadership skills, work ethics, and quality service in order accomplish my goals. To be highly motivated, enthused to take a stand and make an impact in society.
Skills : Secretarial, Money Handling, Pharmacology, Microsoft Word, Microsoft, Typing, Medical Terminology.
Assist families in completing goals as outlined by case managers.
Provide supervision of visitation between parents, children, and other family members.
Provide weekly updates to case managers in a timely manner.
Completes required paperwork consistently.
Provide transportation to and from visitation for children and parents.
Assist in training newly hired Family Support Workers.
Trained in Love and Logic Parenting Curriculum.
Family Support Worker/Assistant Resume
Headline : Five years of Social Work and Customer Service experience. Ten-plus years of professional Health care experience working in group homes, hospitals and office settings. Good communication skills, able to work under pressure and prioritize projects, strong organizational and time management skills, excellent interpersonal skills and ability to interact with different types of personalities.
Skills : Strong Organizational Skills, Administrative Skills, Microsoft Word, Team Player, Problem Solver, Self Motivated, Adaptable/flexible, Time Management, Able To Create And Maintain Excellent Client Relationships.
Effective catalyst for the Department of Social Services with assisting information and developing training goals for clients with domestic needs.
Responsible for implementing daily and weekly household goals for clients and assisting clients to help achieve these goals.
Collaborated with caseworker in developing new goals for clients.
Responsible for implementing and maintaining personal contact with clients.
Scheduled appointments with caseworkers and clients.
Participated in employee team meetings to discuss client' goals and progress.
Maintained case documentation and completed required reports in an accurate manner.
Successfully worked in a multi-ethnic territory overcoming language barriers and mistrust.
Certificate In Business
Jr. Family Support Worker Resume
Summary : Establish a trusting relationship with families and make regular visits to observe and note the interaction between parent and child. Teach basic parenting skills. Assist families in making and attending appointments with medical providers and other agencies and providing transportation if necessary. Identify family dysfunction and provide appropriate interventions as directed by the supervisor. Attend case conferences, in-service training, staff, and other meetings.
Skills : Work Well Under Pressure, Multitask , Documenting important informtaion into private files ,provide customer service.
Recruit children and families for Head Start and Early Head Start program and determine eligibility.
Design and create fliers, posters and brochures to help explain and promote the program.
Interview individuals and family members to compile information on social, educational, criminal, institutional, or drug history.
Provide information on and refer individuals to public or private agencies and community services for assistance.
Engage in goal setting with enrolled families to help improve daily skills.
Advise clients regarding available services and work closely with them to achieve success in attaining them.
Provide advocacy services for enrolled families, including referrals, counseling, and education.
Child Development Associate
Family Support Worker/Associate Resume
Objective : Highly motivated individual with excellent organizational skills and extensive office experience seeks the opportunity to demonstrate her capabilities. Recognized for the ability to adapt to change, handle situations with ease and meet deadlines with accuracy.
Skills : Microsoft office, Excel, Telephone Skills.
Conducted client interviews and determined client eligibility for nutrition program.
Performed clients' height/weight measurements.
Scheduled appointments for new and returning clients.
Created and maintained up-to-date client folders.
Ensured charting accuracy through precise documents.
Organized 100+ charts for all new and current clients, routinely updating information for reference.
Successfully provided quality care to number of clients.
Family Support Worker Resume
Objective : Processing applications for qualifying clients Approaching potential clients in a professional manner Sets up field location in approved business locations and door to door.
Skills : parenting and Early ED.
Interviewed coordinated and planned programs and activities to meet the social and emotional needs of the clients and families.
Responsible for counseling individual as well as groups.
Developed and implemented the organization programs.
Assessed need and ensured that programs objectives are met.
Evaluated clients and their families to ensure proper social interaction and living environment Provided crisis intervention and assisted families in understanding the implication and complexities of medical situations and its impact on one lifestyle.
Responsible for assisting student's employment endeavors following graduation Acted as liaison to probation officer and court system in order to monitor youth progress.
Duties conducted Anger Management focus classes on reshaping negative behavior with teenagers.