DCS Case Aide committed to child welfare and following the policies and procedures of the Department of Child Safety. Treats every case encountered calmly and with discretion.
Excellent interpersonal skills
Case Aide, 03/2017 － CurrentArizona Department of Child Safety － Phoenix, AZ
Supervised visits between children and parents.
Became familiarized with DCS referrals for parents and children.
Wrote thorough reports on events that occurred during supervised visitations.
Assisted DCS Specialists with case management.
DCS Specialist II, 06/2016 － 10/2016Arizona Department of Child Safety － Phoenix, AZDirected all protective placement, case management, parent education and family reunification activities. Interviewed clients individually and with families to determine what services would best address their needs. Interviewed clients in their home for home study assessments to assist the courts with custody decisions. Presented case history material for review and discussion with other staff members. Consulted with other professionals regarding the treatment of specific clients. Maintained thorough case history records and wrote detailed reports.
DCS Specialist Intern, 08/2015 － 04/2016Arizona Department of Child Safety － Phoenix, AZ
Successfully completed the Title
IV-E Child Welfare Training Project located in Flagstaff, AZ.
Continued employment with the Department of Child Safety as a Specialist.
Education and Training
2016Northern Arizona University － Flagstaff, AZ, USABachelor of ScienceSocial Work
Graduated Cum Laude
2011Cochise College － Douglas, AZ, USAAssociate of Arts3.6 GPA