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Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Enthusiastic and eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail and excellent organizational skills. Motivated to learn, grow and excel in all given opportunities.

Skills
  • Written and verbal communication
  • Training and Development
  • Problem-Solving
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Written Communication
  • Google Workspace
  • Cultural Awareness
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Self-Motivated
  • Organization and Time Management
  • Decision Making
  • Multitasking Abilities
Work History
07/2020 to Current
Family Services Supervisor- Foster Care Boys Town Washington, DC,
  • Referred clients to appropriate team members, community agencies and organizations to meet treatment needs.
  • Developed and created programs and monitored effectiveness against individual participant needs.
  • Oversaw staff development through in-depth trainings, workshops and other learning opportunities.
  • Referred families to shelters, legal resources and educational programs.
  • Recruited, interviewed and hired staff members offering exceptional talent and brought great skills to team.
  • Worked with senior case managers to coordinate team development activities and trainings.
  • Developed and implemented variety of innovative policies and strategies to promote client self-sufficiency.
  • Assisted Family Services Specialists with researching grants and grant writing tasks.
  • Quickly learned new skills and applied them to daily tasks, improving efficiency and productivity.
  • Attended and testified in court hearings.
  • Case management.
  • Participation and presentation in FAPT meetings.
  • Worked with community partners and sat on different community teams such as CPMT and FAPT.
  • Created and processed purchase orders and invoices for payment.
  • Worked directly with foster parents during their initial home approvals and reapprovals.
  • Wrote adoptive home study’s, foster parent home study’s, and ICPC home study’s.
  • Carried out day-day-day duties accurately and efficiently.
  • Worked flexible hours; night, weekend, and holiday shifts.
  • Maintained energy and enthusiasm in fast-paced environment.
  • Proved successful working within tight deadlines and fast-paced atmosphere.
  • Used critical thinking to break down problems, evaluate solutions and make decisions.
05/2020 to 07/2020
Family Services Specialist IV Henry-Martinsville Department Of Social Services City, STATE,
  • Identified and reported signs and symptoms of violence, abuse and neglect for immediate intervention and remediation.
  • Administered case management for dependant children to provide counseling and formulate treatment plans to determine long-term placement.
  • Constructed comprehensive client treatment plans to establish goals and track progress.
  • Attended and participated in staff meetings and training seminars.
  • Liaised with community organizations and provided resource and treatment referrals.
  • Maintained confidential records and documentation in OASIS and COMPASS databases.
  • Assisted parents with appointment scheduling and transportation arrangements to maintain treatment plans.
  • Built solid and trusting rapport with children and families, fostering trust and communication to meet case needs.
  • Documented data and completed accurate updates to case records.
  • Interviewed individuals and families to assess needs and provide informational resources.
  • Collaborated with community program leaders and advocates to make resources accessible to those in need.
  • Completed home welfare checks to align with state and program guidelines.
  • Reported child abuse in accordance with legal standards of mandatory reporters.
  • Provided transportation for children and parents to and from visits and court.
  • Attended and testified in court hearings.
  • Presented case specific information to FAPT for funding purposes.
  • Completed adoptions.
  • Completed and processed purchase orders and invoices.
  • Trained employees on policies and regulations.
  • Planned and facilitated foster parent celebrations, adoption celebrations, and appreciation events.
  • Conducted home, school and community visits to assigned clients to assess client's level of care and provide guidance towards meeting treatment goals.
  • Provided on-going support to resource parents through coaching and crisis intervention techniques.
12/2018 to 05/2020
Family Services Specialist Henry-Martinsville Department Of Social Services City, STATE,
  • Identified and reported signs and symptoms of violence, abuse and neglect for immediate intervention and remediation.
  • Administered case management for dependant children to provide counseling and formulate treatment plans to determine long-term placement.
  • Conducted intake interviews and completed assessments to understand client needs and discover issues that affect treatment.
  • Conducted in-home individual visits to help clients achieve goals and gain insight.
  • Constructed comprehensive client treatment plans to establish goals and track progress.
  • Maintained confidential records and documentation in OASIS and COMPASS database.
  • Assisted parents with appointment scheduling and transportation arrangements to maintain treatment plans.
  • Built solid and trusting rapport with children and families, fostering trust and communication to meet case needs.
  • Documented data and completed accurate updates to case records.
  • Interviewed individuals and families to assess needs and provide informational resources.
  • Collaborated with community program leaders and advocates to make resources accessible to those in need.
  • Completed home welfare checks to align with state and program guidelines.
  • Reported child abuse in accordance with legal standards of mandatory reporters.
  • Organized activities for birth parents and in-home support counselors.
  • Attended and testified in court hearings.
  • Presented case specific information to FAPT for funding purposes.
  • Completed and processed purchase orders and invoices.
  • Knowledge of policies and guidelines for all programs within foster care.
  • Completed monthly worker visits with foster children and bi-monthly visits with biological parents.
  • Conducted home, school and community visits to assigned clients to assess client's level of care and provide guidance towards meeting treatment goals.
08/2018 to 12/2018
Emergency Worker- Foster Care Henry-Martinsville Department Of Social Services City, STATE,
  • Assisted children through recovery from difficult home or school situations.
  • Case management and service planning.
  • Attended and testified in court hearings.
  • Presented case specific information to FAPT for funding purposes.
  • Completed and processed purchase orders and invoices.
  • Conducted home, school and community visits to assigned clients to assess client's level of care and provide guidance towards meeting treatment goals.
  • Documented data and completed accurate updates to case records.
  • Reported child abuse in accordance with legal standards of mandatory reporters.
  • Completed home welfare checks to align with state and program guidelines.
  • Collaborated with community program leaders and advocates to make resources accessible to those in need.
Education
Expected in 05/2018 to to
Bachelor Of Science: Sociology
The University of Virginia's College At Wise - Wise, VA
GPA:

Minor in Criminal Justice

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School Attended

  • The University of Virginia's College At Wise

Job Titles Held:

  • Family Services Supervisor- Foster Care
  • Family Services Specialist IV
  • Family Services Specialist
  • Emergency Worker- Foster Care

Degrees

  • Bachelor Of Science

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