Family Support/Alternative Response Worker

Community Concepts | Lewiston, ME

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Posted Date 8/28/2018

Community Concepts’ Family Services Department is seeking a Full Time Alternative Response/Family Support Worker.  This position will be based out of our Lewiston office and will provide services in primarily in Androscoggin County.  Successful applicants will offer child welfare assessments and home-based services to families referred by the Maine Department of Health & Human Services/Child Protective Services.  Families referred have been reported to DHHS/CPS for child abuse/neglect.  The safety of children is paramount in all decisions staff make on behalf of the Program.  The worker maintains a caseload size appropriate to meet the position’s billing and service requirements as determined by the Supervisor.  For specific information about the job, contact Kelly West at 333-6424 or


Qualifications:  Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or related field; must have or be eligible to immediately obtain a minimum of a conditional social work license.


Other Requirements:  Pre-employment SBI, DMV, DHHS, sex offender registry and federal debarment background checks must be completed upon offer of hire and as a condition of employment.  Must have the following:  a valid driver’s license; telephone; computer/word-processing skills, preferably Microsoft Office; ability to function autonomously and as part of a team.    


Benefits:  Community Concepts offers a comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, life, short-term disability, hospital indemnity, accident and critical illness coverage, paid time off, 12 paid holidays per year, 403(b) pension plan with agency match, and more.


Position will be filled as soon as suitable candidate is found



Community Concepts, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants shall receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, or sexual orientation. Please request any necessary accommodations to participate in the application process.

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