Job Application - Catholic Charities Of The Finger Lakes

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Caseworker- Supervised Visitation


We are Hiring!


Catholic Charities of the Finger Lakes is growing and seeking a

Supervised Visitation Caseworker to join our Team.


About Us …

Since 1982 Catholic Charities of the Finger Lakes has served Ontario, Seneca, and Cayuga counties by providing quality human service programs and by advocating for social justice. We work with faith communities, government, elected officials, business leaders, and other human service organizations to meet human needs and effect public policy that addresses the needs of all people. Together we make our community stronger, safer, and more inclusive.

Supervised Visitation Caseworker


Under the direction of the Supervised Visitation Coordinator, provide supervised visitation to families involved in the child welfare system, in accordance with contract provisions.

Salary: $15.75 an hour dependent on education and experience.

Schedule: Part-time 

We offer a comprehensive benefits package (see below) to our full-time workforce members who work 30 or more hours per week.

Who are we looking for?

·         Someone who is passionate about making a positive impact in the community.

·         Someone who values partnership and works well both individually and as a part of a team.

·         Someone who is empathetic, ethical, and goal orientated.

·         Someone with excellent written and verbal communication skills.

·         Someone with strong organizational skills and attention to detail.

·         Someone who demonstrates ethical business practices, in conformance with all state and federal laws and regulations.



Case Management Services

·         As assigned by the Coordinator of the Supervised Visitation Program work collaboratively with and the contractor to develop visitation plans (including but not limited to frequency, location, degree of supervision and participants).

·         Prior review of the visitation plan and consultation with all those participating in the visitation, thereby actively engaged in promoting the well-being of the child.

·         Provide necessary supervision and coaching or interactions of all adults/children with the child and staff member.

·         Record detailed observations concerning the interactions of all adults/children with the child and staff members.

·         Report immediately to the Coordinator of the Supervised Visitation Program and/or the DSS

·         Caseworker any concerns of neglect or abuse presented during the supervised visitation.

·         Provide contractor with documentation of services rendered.

·         Upon request attending service plan reviews and/or providing in-court testimony.


Supports Mission of the Agency

·         Maintain records and reports necessary for good casework practice.

·         Participate in Continuous Quality Improvement efforts for the program and for the agency.

·         Complete required agency and program reports in a timely manner.

·         Perform other related duties as required/requested.

·         Other duties as assigned.




EDUCATION: Associates Degree with 2 years of related experience; or Family
Development Training & Credentialing (FDC) Program.

EXPERIENCE: Two years’ experience in human services preferred.
Knowledge of family and child welfare delivery systems, current parenting skills, and child development.


What you will get:

Catholic Charities of the Finger Lakes offers a well-rounded and comprehensive benefits program:

·         Salary: $15.75 an hour dependent on education, experience, and licensure.

·         Part-time, non-exempt position. We believe in work-life balance!

·         Paid Time Off: Accrue up to 10 days in the first year, 15 days after 1st Anniversary.

·         Holidays: 12 paid holidays

·         NY State Paid Sick Leave

·         Agency Sick Leave

·         Medical Insurance

·         Dental Insurance

·         Vision Insurance

·         Group and Term Life Insurance

·         Short-Term Disability

·         Long-Term Disability

·         Supplemental Insurances

o   Hospital

o   Accident

o   Auto

o   Pet

o   Specified Disease

·         Flexible Spending Account

·         Legal Plan

·         Identity Plan

·         Employee Assistance Program

·         403b Retirement Plan, with agency contribution for those that qualify (subject to agency performance)

·         My Better Benefits – provides discounts and savings on thousands of products and services.

Our hiring process and timeline:

·         Applications will be reviewed regularly until the position is filled.

·         Phone screenings will be conducted with qualified candidates.

·         In-person one-hour interviews will be conducted with candidates who advance after the phone screening.

·         In-person interviews are typically with 2-4 Interviewers.

Selected candidate(s) to start ASAP.

***Catholic Charities is committed to leveraging the talent of a diverse workforce to create great opportunities for our agencies and our people. EOE/AA Disability/Vet