Social Services Specialist Iii Resume Example

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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
  • Cell:
Professional Summary

Accomplished, energetic professional with excellent communication skills and personable demeanor demonstrated across 20 years in client-focused roles. Well versed in community based programs and cultivating relationships. Excellence in strategic mindset, emotional intelligence, and team building.

  • Public Speaking and Training
  • Team Leadership
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Impeccable Time Management
  • Grant writing
Work History
Social Services Specialist III, 02/2019 to Current
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  • Program Specialist in Individualized Education Programs (IEP), youth services expert and children with specialized needs
  • Review records from behavioral findings, substance abuse assessments and monitored treatment
  • Pair clinical findings with appropriate service providers within the community to accomplish set goals
  • Act as a liaison in accessing services and benefits by providing education and information about community resources, successfully assisting clients in acquiring needed aid
  • Relationship builder with school resource officers, school social workers, counselors, teachers and community partners
  • Identify service gaps and locate needed resources for individuals, including housing, work placement and other support
  • Resolve conflicts and negotiated mutually beneficial agreements between parties
  • Communicate department objectives across all divisions through regular correspondence and schedule status updates
  • Cultivate a positive, trusting relationships with clients and community providers to promote effective coordination of resources
Behavioral Health Counselor II, 12/2015 to 02/2019
Eating Recovery CenterOak Brook, IL,
  • Lead Behavioral Health Counselor in charge of Rescued Recidivism Program, recruitment and oversight of volunteers
  • ADA compliance representative, HIPPA & OSHA compliance officer, training coordinator, Board of Health compliance and overseer of daily operations of the program
  • Outreach facilitator for educational programs and facilitated innovative programming to reach goals
  • Provide ongoing case management to all patients to implement appropriate treatment plan, adhere to quality models and maximize utilization of services needed to achieve optimal outcomes
  • Delivered client assessments for those struggling with addiction or relationship issues and implemented strategies based on client needs
  • Provided comprehensive case management services, including creating treatment plans and connecting clients and families to appropriate resources
  • Program speaker on a national platform to share programming strategies and facilitate "Training the Trainer" concepts
Community Response Coordinator, 01/2015 to 12/2015
S.A.F.E.City, STATE,
  • Identified and implemented strategic plans based on accurate readings of specifications and solid collaboration with project leadership
  • Oversaw overall operation of multiple facilities, including financial management, quality assurance, client care, safety protocols and risk management, regulatory standards and facility maintenance
  • Communicated with and insured compliance with the various regulatory bodies and managed preparation of various federal, state & local applications, grants, filings, licensure, permits, approvals, etc
  • Supervised a weekly schedule of projects and anticipated the timelines for specific milestones and completion
  • Facilitated training to local and state law enforcement
  • Employed qualified personnel, monitored staff performance and professional development through quality service measurements and educational advancements
  • Provided exceptional services including counseling, case management, education and job training to a diverse client base
  • Worked closely with organizational leadership, including board of directors, to strategically affect direction of operations
Certified Law Enforcement Officer, 02/2002 to 01/2014
City Of Plantation Police DepartmentCity, STATE,
  • Compliance Officer for internal auditing and Federal Commission of Accreditation
  • Participate in political activities to keep department connected within appropriate circles such as local government board meetings, advisory board meetings, city/county administrator meetings, and grassroots initiatives
  • Street level narcotics Detective, attachments with the DEA addressing the opioid crisis
  • Collected information pertaining to criminal proceedings and performed investigations to resolve cases
  • Prepared case reports from allegations, interview transcripts of interviews and physical evidence
  • Researched criminal cases and led investigations to determine appropriate course of proceedings
  • Coordinated responses with local drug task forces and state and federal agents to take down large numbers of individuals at once
  • Worked undercover operations as buyer or dealer to uncover criminal activities and gather evidence for cases
  • Oversaw criminal cases, coordinated investigations and prepared evidence and investigators for court cases
Master of Science: Health And Human Services, Expected in 06/2005
Nova Southeastern University - Davie, Fl,
  • Criminal Justice
  • Enhanced Focus in Business Administration
Bachelor of Science: Health Services Administration, Expected in 06/2000
Florida Atlantic University - Boca Raton, FL,
  • Member of Alpha Phi Sigma Honor Society, Omega Tau
Associate of Science: Medical Assisting, Expected in 06/1997
Keiser University - Fort Lauderdale, FL
Professional Highlights

International Certification in Alcohol and Drug Counseling (CADCII)

  • ADACBGA International Certification
  • Leadership Program
  • Supervisory Summit

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School Attended
  • Nova Southeastern University
  • Florida Atlantic University
  • Keiser University
Job Titles Held:
  • Social Services Specialist III
  • Behavioral Health Counselor II
  • Community Response Coordinator
  • Certified Law Enforcement Officer
  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Science