Family Support Case Manager

Who are we?

Catholic Charities was founded in 1920 with the mission of providing compassionate and quality social services to those in need. In our 100+ years of operation, we have prioritized, adapted, and created several unique programs and services to address the unmet needs of people impacted most by hardship. We remove barriers to make our vital services more accessible to families and individuals living in communities across the ten counties of southeastern Wisconsin.

A career at Catholic Charities blends social service with professional development. Our staff is made up of a diverse group of passionate professionals who are committed to serving people of all faiths and backgrounds.  We are a proud recipient of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Top Workplaces award, for 2016, 2017, 2018, 2020, 2021.

What is the purpose of our Supported Parenting Program?

The Supported Parenting Program is a family support, home visitation program which helps prepare, strengthen, and support at-risk families. Our program promotes positive parenting and healthy interactions between parent and child as they interact on a day-to-day basis. Our goal is to aid parents in providing a safe, loving environment for their children to grow and thrive.

What will I do as a Family Support Coordinator?

As a Family Support Case Manager, you will provide in-home visiting services to parent(s), first-time parent(s), and those with children at risk.  You will create an individualized plan to help parent(s) develop confidence in caring for their children and building self-esteem. The Family Support Case Manager provides education about child growth and development as well as offers support and reinforcement for healthy parenting skills. You will also have the opportunity to offer assistance to all members of the family to resolve the tensions and discord which can arise about co-parenting, visitation, discipline, etc.

Why should I apply?

This is the perfect opportunity for a dedicated, empathetic individual with a passion for developing and maintaining strong relationships with clients to help them reach their goals and provide healthy outcomes.

Benefits within this position include ongoing training, and accreditation, competitive Health, Dental, and Vision insurance, Paid Time Off, Holidays, and 403(b) plan with company matching and contribution.

What are the requirements?

Candidates are required to have a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, or related field required, such as: Human Development and Family Studies, Human Services, or Sociology. 2 years of previous experience in family services or health care, preferably focusing on prenatal and child development is a plus.

As a Family Support Coordinator, you will travel to client’s residence (approximately 50% of the time), which requires a valid driver’s license, reliable transportation and vehicle insurance (liability coverage: $100,000/person and $300,000/accident).

Organization: Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Milwaukee

Job Location: Milwaukee, Waukesha, WI

Read the full article at: