Parent Partner Resume Samples

A Parent Partner is a parent who has the first-hand experience with the child welfare systems, and who also has exceptional quality in their efforts to develop a viable permanency plan for their child. Common or general duties associated with the post are listed on the Parent Partner Resume as – mentoring parents currently involved in the system, attending TDM meetings as a supportive voice for the family, acting as the parent’s voice, allotting the time needed to work with parent partner coordinator, participating in professional development opportunities; and implementing concepts presented in orientation and training.

The nature of the job demands the following skills and abilities – professional behavior, the ability to communicate with people and maintain confidentiality; good interpersonal skills, the ability to exhibit empathy, respect, and a supportive attitude; and knowledge of common issues. While a high school diploma or GED is sufficient to qualify, those possessing a Parent or family member experience involved in child welfare systems are preferred.

 

Parent Partner Resume example

Parent Partner Resume

Objective : Seeking a Parent Partner position in an environment of Mental Health, Case Management, Public service, and providing educational services to facilitate. I possess skills in the following areas: Family Advocacy, Mental Health Specialist, Case Worker, and Facilitator. A professional who can meet the facets of all positions that the job requires.

Skills : Microsoft Excel, Communications.

Description :

    1. Provided after-care services for the families to be prepared for the reunification of our young members in the program.
    2. New pilot program established by San Bernardino county has opened opportunities for families to be supported and educated in becoming self-sufficient empowered parents for their children; who are severely emotionally disturbed and dual diagnosed.
    3. Applied case management for the families in wrap-around services.
    4. Empowered recovery, resources, mental health, and high-risk youth.
    5. Provided parenting training in all aspects of mental health awareness.
    6. Met with parents who have open cases with Children's family services, County probation, and foster parents.
    7. Met with all the families one on one, to explore dynamics of the home and correct what is not reflecting, or lacking in the home.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Psychology


Parent Partner Resume

Headline : To secure a position as a Parent Partner, Case Manager or a Counselor with a company of the highest ethical and practice standards that also allows for professional growth and development.

Skills : Bilingual In English/Spanish Report Writing And Record.

Description :

    1. Provided peer support to parents/caregivers receiving services, support systems change by increasing family involvement and decreasing unintentional, bias about parents.
    2. Ensured parent/caregiver voice is heard throughout the Wraparound process.
    3. Assisted the Child & Family Team (CFT) members in understanding & acknowledging the family's lived experience & culture acknowledging the family's beliefs to build agreement on a common Team vision statement.
    4. Actively spoke up to support the family's perspective during CFT meetings and check with the Team members to ensure they understand the parent's perspective.
    5. Actively participated with the family in the development of the initial CFT Plan.
    6. Worked collaboratively with the Facilitator on initial engagement meeting with family.
    7. Actively worked with the Facilitator & family in planning and developing.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Counseling


Parent Partner Resume

Objective : Primarily worked with children and have human services experience. I have a vast knowledge of computers, office procedures as well as consumer relations.

Skills : Excel, Customer Service, Sales, Case Management, Management, Medical Terminology, Medical Billing, Office Management, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Worked with Dependency Staff Attorney and Social Worker, concerning children facing removal from parents.
    2. Assisted families directly, by transporting them to and from appointments, completing errands and attending court hearings.
    3. Met with clients on a regular basis, providing them with leads on housing and other resources to help them achieve their goals.
    4. Responsible for filling out paperwork, screening forms, creating files, taking notes and entering them into a computer database.
    5. Responsible for keeping records, creating reports, researching information and providing resources.
    6. Attended numerous workshops and trainings on Substance Abuse, Domestic Violence and Mental.
    7. Filled in on several occassions at the Reception desk greeting clients, answering phones, taking messages, making appointments, creating client files, filing, opening and distributing mail, making copies of documents, filing documents at courthouse, accepting and recording donations and checks and other front end duties as needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma In General Education,

Parent Partner Resume

Objective : To utilize my organizational and interpersonal skills, while applying my educational background and experience in a counseling/educating position with an established agency that offers growth potential. Prefer people-oriented responsibilities in the Social Service industry.

Skills : Punctual, Team Player, Ability To Work With Diverse Population, Dual-diagnosis Experience, Facilitatator,teachable, Fast-learner, Counseling, Case Management.

Description :

    1. Provided introduction and engagement support for families in FV WRAP program.
    2. Served as parent representative to program activities, advocates, bridge gaps between families and serve providers, assist with the facilitation of parent support groups.
    3. Provided community linkage to families in supporting self-independence.
    4. Role modeled to parents in demonstrating WRAP principles: utilizing parent's voice and advocating for their family in a positive manner between service providers and community agencies.
    5. Provided educational support, transportation, parent assistance, home management assistance, recreational activities, and behavioral management.
    6. Provided advocacy and support to children and families.
    7. Assisted in crisis intervention and 24 hr.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS In Criminal Justice

Parent Partner Resume

Headline : Very interested in working for your hotel. Given my experience and capabilities, I would appreciate your consideration for this job. Work experience and duties are a match for this position and cover your job requirements. Currently, a Parent Partner working for DCFS. Enclosed for your review. Thank you for your time, I hope to hear from you. Ida Gundersrud.

Skills : Socially Inclined, Resourceful, Independent, And Team Player.

Description :

    1. Supported, assisted, educated, and guided families through the DCFS system.
    2. Mentored and advocated for families.
    3. Partnered with community agencies.
    4. Presented and represented during community outreach work.
    5. Collected and provided families with resources.
    6. Collected and documented data.
    7. Participated and facilitated community meetings, DCFS meetings, and CFT meetings.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Parent Partner Resume

Summary : Seeking employment with a company that I can grow and learn with. Looking to be employed with a company that is related to my future career as a counselor and relates to the field of study I am currently in.

Skills : Powerpoint, Word, Excel, Outsourcing.

Description :

    1. Made appointments, transporting clients, Wraparound, assisting in groups.
    2. Assisted Psychiatrist, and one on one with parents, ad creating rules and consequences.
    3. Assisted and taught communication skills.
    4. Worked in the juvenile justice system.
    5. Assisted client with dealing with social services, welfare, and different school districts.
    6. Learned public transportation, food banks, shelters in an effort to assist with stabilizing their environment.
    7. Engaged parents and children in order to assist with safety plans.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associate In Liberal

Parent Partner Resume

Summary : To obtained a position within the County of Orange professional offering versatile office management skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office programs. Strong planner and problem solver who readily adapts to change, works independently and exceeds expectations. Able to juggle multiple priorities and meet tight deadlines without compromising quality.

Skills : Medical transcription, Medical coding, Microsoft Office Suite 2007 and 2010, business communication, 10-key, all general office equipment.

Description :

    1. Participated in the development of family plans.
    2. Attended Family Team meetings and assist the parents in achieving their goals and objectives as identified by the child and family team in the Action Plan.
    3. Mentored families in communication skills, anger management, problem solving, stress management, appropriate discipline and other life skills.
    4. Assisted families in contacting and utilizing community resources.
    5. Ensured that services are responsive to the goals, strengths, and needs as identified by the family's team and that the family is experiencing voice, access and ownership of the plan and services Maintain a cooperative and effective working relationship with the other members of the client's team to provide maximum support to the family.
    6. Completed all documentation on time Comply with all child and dependent adult/elder abuse reporting laws and policies and confidentiality agreements.
    7. Practiced cultural competency.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Parent Partner Resume

Summary : Personal objective is to learn and perform all duties and responsibilities as best as possible and to exceed all expectations.

Skills : Customer Service, Data Entry, Child Care.

Description :

    1. Focused on the culture and the strengths of the family.
    2. Assisted the family in making connections to the community.
    3. Translated the view of family to the Wraparound providers.
    4. Provided emotional support in reconnecting with their children.
    5. Mentored parents who are learning new skills.
    6. Gave supporting and encouraging feedback to the families as they begin to reconnect to the community.
    7. Provided information about support groups.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
B.A.

Parent Partner Resume

Objective : To use my knowledge and experience to be part of an organization that will challenge my mind as well as the opportunity to grow. Learn and work independently as well as being a team player. Assets Ability to work in a fast-paced environment as well as multi-task. I will bring experience in many diverse business communities which I have had the pleasure to work in. I have a passion, motivation and eagerness to learn. I am not afraid to ask question but also do my own research to resolve problems.

Skills : Outlook, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Provided information, referrals, and support for families/individuals in need of assistance with mental health, developmental disabilities, special education, social services, or community programs.
    2. Services are provided by phone, email, mail, or face-to-face meetings.
    3. Collaborated with families/individuals and support services in attaining set goals.
    4. Educated families/individuals in self-advocacy skills.
    5. Facilitated support groups meetings for parents/individuals in a safe non-judgmental, family-friendly, and culturally sensitive environment.
    6. Responsible for assisting families at school meetings, court appointments, prevention and/or probation meetings, doctor's appointments, therapy appointments, Family Team Meetings, and any other services or systems-related meetings or appointments.
    7. Assisted families with obtaining basic needs for daily living transactions, food, clothing, and housing.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS In General Studies

Parent Partner Resume

Objective : Seeking a Parent Partner position that will provide an opportunity to gain social work experience by continuing the assistance of vulnerable and diverse populations, as well as expanding my interpersonal skills.

Skills : CPR/First Aid certified, Mental Health first aid certified.

Description :

    1. Helped parents advocate for parental rights in the Department of Children and Family Services.
    2. Worked in collaboration with CSWs to accurately inform the parents of their rights and responsibilities.
    3. Provided parents with appropriate resources according to their needs.
    4. Gave presentations in small and large groups about how the Edelman's Children's Court works.
    5. Worked with several SPAs and in teams to better assist the communities we were placed at.
    6. Conducted support groups for the parents by providing coping skills.
    7. Served as a Parent Partner in their TDM meetings to help alleviate stress and help the parent advocate for their case.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts In Social Work