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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Summary
A position in a growing company where I can utilize my education and skills
Key Skills
  • Customer-oriented
  • Budget management
  • Event planning
  • MS Office
  • Advanced problem solving skills
  • Driven
  • Team building
  • Strategic thinker
  • Superb communication skills
  • Employee training
Experience
08/2012 to 08/2014 Program Coordinator/Adoption Worker Safy | Cincinnati, OH,
  • Interviewed clients individually and with families to determine what services would best address their needs.
  • Advised clients on community resources, made referrals and devised realistic treatment plans.
  • Communicated with relatives of clients about diagnoses and treatment programs.
  • Guided youth through the emancipation planning process.
  • Assessed clients and delivered comprehensive case management services.
  • Interviewed clients in their home for home study assessments to assist the courts with custody decisions.
  • Interviewed clients and their relatives to compile detailed social and psychiatric information.
  • Communicated with public social and welfare agencies to obtain and provide information.
  • Presented case history material for review and discussion with other staff members.
  • Evaluated and addressed individual client needs and concerns.
  • Maintained a caseload of 15, working under strict deadlines.
  • Wrote petitions, court reports, case plans and other legal documents.
  • Conducted mental health assessments for children, adolescents and adults receiving child welfare and prevention services.
  • Consulted with other professionals regarding the treatment of specific clients.
  • Completed intake assessments with patients and drafted community re-entry plans following treatment.
  • Educated residents and their families regarding other community resources.
  • Developed workable solutions for recurring problems for individuals and families.
  • Managed caseloads and acted as an advocate for client rights.
  • Maintained thorough case history records and wrote detailed reports.
  • Completed all aspects of adoption paperwork and presented to court.
  • Helped train new employees on a as needed basis
10/2012 to 05/2014 Case Manager/Counselor Icf International, Inc | Salisbury, MD,
  • Conducted 15-20 counseling sessions each week.
  • Interviewed and assessed 3-5 new clients each week.
  • Selected and compiled relevant information and resources for clients to support them in overcoming mental and emotional problems.
  • Assessed and wrote treatment plans and weekly progress notes for each client assigned to caseload.
  • Referred clients to outside social service providers to address psychiatric and other issues not related to domestic violence.
  • Facilitated a weekly discussion group about relationship issues for men and women.
  • Completed documentation for all clients attending group sessions.
  • Pursued ongoing education and training opportunities to further develop professional skills.
  • Cultivated positive relationships with other mental health professionals, programs and associations.
  • Supported residential clients in completing tasks such as toileting, brushing teeth and general hygiene.
  • Built positive rapport with law enforcement officers, court officials and community service agencies.
  • Referred family members to outside support options to help them cope during times of increased stress.
  • Referred clients to other mental health resources in the community for further services.
  • Conducted individual counseling sessions to address physical, mental, social and emotional problems caused by domestic violence.
  • Acted as a role model for clients by exhibiting positive behaviors.

02/2007 to 03/2008 Family Development Specialist Camelot Care Centers | City, STATE,
  • Managed all phases of specialized child welfare cases by attending all events pertaining to client's needs, Teens had emotional and mental issues in which more services were needed.
  • Typed court reports, prepared ACR papers, attended Permanency Hearings at court.
  • Also licensed prospective homes for foster care, inspected, licensed through all phases sent all paper work to Springfield so that license could be issued for new foster homes.
04/2007 to 01/2008 Child Welfare Specialist LSSI | City, STATE,
  • Directed 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.
  • Advised patients on community resources, made referrals and devised realistic treatment plans.
  • Assessed clients and delivered comprehensive case management services.
  • Communicated with public social and welfare agencies to obtain and provide information.
  • Presented case history material for review and discussion with other staff members.
  • Evaluated and addressed individual client needs and concerns.
  • Maintained a caseload of 14-16 , working under strict deadlines.
  • Wrote petitions, court reports, case plans and other legal documents.
  • Conducted mental health assessments for children, adolescents and adults receiving child welfare and prevention services.
  • Consulted with other professionals regarding the treatment of specific clients.
  • Educated residents and their families regarding other community resources.
  • Developed workable solutions for recurring problems for individuals and families.
  • Managed caseloads and acted as an advocate for client rights.
  • Maintained thorough case history records and wrote detailed reports.
Education
Expected in 2007 Bachelors | Criminal Justice Management Judson College, Rockford, IL GPA:

Did Internships at Public Defenders Office


Expected in 2014 Master's | Educational Leadership Concordia University, Rockford, IL GPA:

Educational Leadership

Expected in 2007 Bachelors of Art | Human Services Judson College, Rockford, IL GPA:

Human Services

Interests
Reading, family time, church activities, organizing activities and fundraisers
Languages
Bilingual/ Fluent in Spanish
Computer Skills

Knowledge of Word, Powerpoint and Excel

Volunteer Services
  • President of Women's department at local church from 1998-2012, helped raise money for different church projects, was in charge of 15-25 women.
  • District Coordinator from 2005-2013 helping district President organize activities for 500+ women, was in charge of 6 churches with a total of 125 women under my sector. Helped them with activities in their local churches and would update them on any new events that were coming up in the district.
  • Attended meeting at a district level to be informed of any changes or new information to pass on to local churches.
  • Zion Development from 2005-2006, I was a board member and attended meetings and fundraisers.
  • CPI Certified CPR Certified

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School Attended

  • Judson College
  • Concordia University
  • Judson College

Job Titles Held:

  • Program Coordinator/Adoption Worker
  • Case Manager/Counselor
  • Family Development Specialist
  • Child Welfare Specialist

Degrees

  • Bachelors
  • Master's
  • Bachelors of Art

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