Social Worker Licensor - Kindred Family Focus/Nexus - Twin Cities area

  • Posted on: 19 February 2018
  • By: Amanda Loiacano

JOB TITLE: Social Worker Licensor

LOCATION: Minneapolis – St. Paul Metro

STATUS: Full Time (40 hours) with benefits

JOB DESCRIPTION: Kindred Family Focus, part of the Nexus family of treatment programs, is seeking a full time Social Worker Licensor in the Twin Cities area to join our team-based in our Shoreview office. Responsibilities include: Recruitment, licensing and orientation for new foster and adoptive families and re-licensing and retention of current families. Maintain and provide reporting of foster/adoptive family activities, complete all documentation in accordance with KFF, DHS and COA requirements. Assist the development and implementation of marketing plans.

At Kindred Family Focus, we offer competitive compensation (and generous benefits for full time positions), along with a company culture that’s second to none!
Kindred Family Focus is a part of Nexus, a nationally recognized, non-profit company providing comprehensive residential treatment services dedicated to helping youth with emotional and behavior issues, as well as providing a continuum of services for foster care, adoption, treatment foster care, and home-based counseling services.

QUALIFICATIONS: Requires a Bachelor's Degree preferably in Social Work, Psychology or Human/Social Services related field, and a minimum of two years related experience in foster care or Human Services community based case work, working with youth and families. (If Master’s degree, then one year related experience is required).

Requires a MN Social Work license (LSW) and valid MN Driver's license. The ideal candidate will be able to work independently, exhibit a high degree of ethical conduct, integrity, and confidentiality, demonstrate strong oral and written communication skills, and be able to interact with and appreciate people from diverse cultural, social, economic and religious backgrounds.

For consideration, please apply online at: OR if you want an application mailed to you, call 763-551-8640. EEO/AA/M/F/Vet/Disab. *When applying, please specifically identify whether your work experience has been with youth or adults.