Skills Development Specialist (Marion Co. Wraparound)

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Indianapolis, IN

Adult and Child Health - Specialty Services

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Overview: The&nbsp;Skills Development Specialist position will provide training for youth and families in skill development that will help them improve their behavioral health functioning. Services are delivered in community-based settings.&nbsp;
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>This&nbsp;position will provide services to clients involved in the wraparound programs&nbsp;at Adult and Child.&nbsp;</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>Bachelor's Degree in Social Work, Psychology, or related behavioral health field</li> <li>Minimum of three years experience working with SED children required</li> </ul> <p>Please note: The SED experience requirement excludes &ldquo;incidental experience&rdquo; with an SED child or population. This means that if the work of the provider may have been with a child with SED, but the defined work role was not intended to address this directly, the experience does not qualify towards the requirement. Examples of &ldquo;incidental experience&rdquo; would include: I) Owner of a day care for children who throughout his/her years of experience have had children classified as severely emotionally disturbed. II) A bus driver with children on his/her route who have been classified as severely emotionally disturbed. III) The facilitator of a youth group or bible school class with some children in the group having been classified as severely emotionally disturbed. IV) A family therapist with some of the children/youth having been classified as severely emotionally disturbed. V) A classroom teacher with some children in the class having been classified as having a severe emotional disturbance. VI) Staff whose work with children has been with the developmentally disabled population only. VII) An individual whose work has been with children from ages 0-5.</p> <ul> <li>Experience working with wraparound families is preferred but not required</li> <li>Must hold a valid driver's license with acceptable driving record and provide own, insured, transportation</li> </ul>