June 28, 2015

Careers at FSM

Early Intervention Service Coordinator

Early Intervention Service Coordinator position available at Family Service Madison Bridges for Families Birth to 3 Program.

The Birth to 3 Program Service Coordinator will work in partnership with families to assist through the initial steps of the early intervention process enrollment process. The Service Coordinator will remain involved throughout families’ participation in the Birth to 3 Program. The Service Coordinator coordinates the delivery of all services and serves as the point of contact in helping a family obtain the services the child and family need as described in the Individualized Family Service Plan.

The Service Coordinator works as a member of a multi-disciplinary team in partnership with families and community agencies to promote and enhance the development of infants and toddlers with developmental delays, diagnosed medical conditions and disabilities in the home and community. The Bridges for Families Birth to 3 Program at Family Service Madison utilizes evidence-based coaching and teaming practices to enhance the capacity of families and other care providers through a relationship- based approach. The Bridges for Families Birth to 3 Program provides ongoing learning opportunities for children throughout daily activities and routines within the natural environment (home and community). The Service Coordinator will work in collaboration with health and educational systems and other community resources. The Service Coordinator will practice in accordance with Federal IDEA Part C regulations and WI Department of Health Services DHS 90 policies and procedures.

Service Coordination activities include:

  • Coordinating the intake, evaluation and child and family assessments
  • Facilitating and participating in development, review and evaluation of the IFSP
  • Assisting parents in identifying available service providers
  • Facilitating access to services and coordinating and monitoring the timely provision of services
  • Informing parents of the availability of advocacy services
  • Coordinating with medical and other health care providers
  • Facilitating the development of transition plans.

Qualifications:

  1. A Service Coordinator shall have at least one year of supervised experience working with families with special needs, and have demonstrated knowledge and understanding about children ages birth to 3 years old
  2. The service coordinator may be a person from the list of qualified personnel (as defined by WI DHS 90) including but not limited to: Rehabilitation Counselors or a related field, Registered Nurses with at least a bachelor's degree in nursing from an accredited institution and licensed, School Psychologists licensed, Social Workers certified, Special Education teachers licensed, or another person with experience and training, or a parent facilitator
  3. Reliable vehicle and valid driver's license

Eligible candidates must pass a Wisconsin caregiver background check and criminal history screening.

Salary range is based on qualifications and experience.

Deadline:  Until position is filled

To apply, submit your completed application (form below or click here) and a resume to Julie.
• By email:  juliet@fsmad.org

Family Service Madison is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to the principles of equity and inclusiveness. People with diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

FSM follows all Dane County mandates. Face masks are worn when mandated. Covid-19 protocols are maintained and followed.

Case Manager/Mental Health Counselor

Family Service Madison seeks a Case Manager/Mental Health Counselor in the Steps to Success intensive day treatment program.

- Steps to Success Day Treatment is a program that provides comprehensive mental health services to middle school children, male and female, ages 11 to 14 who experience difficulty functioning in school, home and community settings due to their mental health issues.

-40 hours per week position available. Working in a team model, this position provides group therapy facilitation, school/family care coordination, and 1:1 youth counseling to children experiencing emotional and behavioral challenges.

-Responsible for providing case management for middle school students in the STS day treatment program. Case management includes but not limited to individual goal development, coordinate monthly treatment plan meetings, identify and implement sustainable community resources, and provide communication of progress to students' team members.

-Responsible for facilitation of Experiential Education therapy activities for the daily STS groups. Responsible for working with the STS Clinical Coordinator and STS Lead Counselor for planning activities for the program.

- STS Mission: To provide a culturally sensitive family system’s approach to intensive mental health day treatment, utilizing children’s and families’ strengths to create sustainable change for resilient children.

Requirements:  A Master’s degree or Bachelors degree in education or human/social services. Candidates must have a minimum of one year experience or formal education related to working with youth who have severe emotional disturbance or mental illness.

Candidate must have a valid driver's license.

Eligible candidates must demonstrate cultural competence, and be able to work in a team model.

Wage:  Based on experience. Benefit package available. Sick time, vacation time, and paid holidays.

Deadline:  Until position is filled.

To apply, submit your completed application (form below or click here) and a resume to Julie.
• By email:  juliet@fsmad.org

Family Service Madison is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to the principles of equity and inclusiveness. People with diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

FSM follows all Dane County mandates. Face masks are worn when mandated. Covid-19 protocols are maintained and followed.

 

Health and Wellness Specialist

The Steps to Success intensive day treatment program is seeking a Health and Wellness Specialist.

Description: 
- Steps to Success (STS) Day Treatment is a program that provides comprehensive mental health services to middle school children, male and female, ages 11 to 14 who experience difficulty functioning in school, home and community settings due to their mental health issues.
- 3 hours per week position available.
- Responsible for providing weekly mental and physical health evaluations for up to 10 youth in the STS day treatment program.
- Position may be filled by a physician, physician assistant, advanced practice nurse, or registered nurse.
- Responsible for providing consultation with the STS staff, STS Clinical Coordinator, and STS Psychiatrist.
- STS Mission:  To provide a culturally sensitive family system’s approach to intensive mental health day treatment, utilizing children’s and families’ strengths to create sustainable change for resilient children.
- Click here to learn more about Steps to Success.

Requirements:  Shall have either training in providing services to youth with mental illness or severe emotional disturbance, or one year of experience working in a clinical setting with youth.

Hours:  3 hours per week

Starting Salary:  Negotiable

To apply, submit your completed application (form below or click here) and a resume to Julie.
• By email:  juliet@fsmad.org

Family Service Madison is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to the principles of equity and inclusiveness. People with diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

FSM follows all Dane County mandates. Face masks are worn when mandated. Covid-19 protocols are maintained and followed.

Mental Health Counselor

Family Service Madison is currently hiring a Mental Health Counselor in the Steps to Success (STS) intensive day treatment program.

Description:
- Steps to Success Day Treatment is a program that provides comprehensive mental health services to middle school children, male and female, ages 11 to 14 who experience difficulty functioning in school, home and community settings due to their mental health issues.
- 40 hours per week position available. Working in a team model, this position provides group therapy facilitation, school/family care coordination, and 1:1 youth counseling to children experiencing emotional and behavioral challenges.
- Responsible for facilitation of Experiential Education therapy activities for the daily STS groups. Responsible for working with the STS Clinical Coordinator and STS Mental Health Support Workers for planning activities for the program.
- STS Mission: To provide a culturally sensitive family system’s approach to intensive mental health day treatment, utilizing children’s and families’ strengths to create sustainable change for resilient children. - Click here for more information about Steps to Success

Requirements:
A Master’s degree in education or human/social services is preferred. Bachelor-level candidates that are at least one year into a Master's program will be considered. Candidates that have experience working directly with youth are preferred. Eligible candidates must demonstrate cultural competence, and be able to work in a team model. Family Service Madison is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to the principles of equity and inclusiveness. People with diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Eligible candidate must pass a Wisconsin caregiver background check and criminal history screening.

Hours:  9:00am - 5:00pm, Monday - Friday

Wage:  Based on experience. Benefit package available. Sick time, vacation time, and paid holidays.

Deadline:  Until position is filled

To apply, submit your completed application (form below or click here) and a resume to Julie.
• By email:  juliet@fsmad.org

Family Service Madison is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to the principles of equity and inclusiveness. People with diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

FSM follows all Dane County mandates. Face masks are worn when mandated. Covid-19 protocols are maintained and followed.

Licensed Psychotherapist

Family Service Madison, Inc. seeks a full-time or part-time licensed psychotherapist to join the Community Services Outpatient Program. Responsibilities include providing a continuum of mental health services to a diverse consumer population including children, adolescents and adults in group and individual therapy. A foundation in trauma informed care and knowledge of domestic violence preferred.

Qualifications:  WI licensure; LPC, LCSW, LMFT required

Bilingual in English/Spanish a plus.

Eligible candidate must pass a Wisconsin caregiver background check and criminal history screening.

Hours:  20-40 hours per week, Monday through Friday. Balance of in-person and Telehealth with flexible schedule and some evening hours.

Wage:  Based on experience. Benefit package available. Sick time, vacation time, and paid holidays.

Deadline:  Until position is filled

To apply, submit your completed application (form below or click here) and a resume to Julie.
• By email:  juliet@fsmad.org

Family Service Madison is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to the principles of equity and inclusiveness. People with diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

FSM follows all Dane County mandates. Face masks are worn when mandated. Covid-19 protocols are maintained and followed. A mix of remote work is available during this time.

FSM Application Form

Family Service Madison provides equal opportunity in employment for all qualified persons and prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, age, veteran status, disability unrelated to job requirements, genetic information, military service, or other protected status. All personnel actions, including but not limited to those relating to compensation, benefits, transfers, layoffs, return from layoffs, training, education, and tuition assistance are based on the principle of equal employment opportunity.

 

Family Service Madison is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to the principles of equity and inclusiveness. People with diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.