Building Families for Children, Inc. (BFC) is a faith-based, family services nonprofit agency located in Columbia, Maryland. The mission of BFC is to share the love of Christ by helping Maryland’s most vulnerable children thrive in families. BFC has a full-time opening for a Program Supervisor in its treatment foster care program (CHOSEN).
The CHOSEN Program Supervisor is responsible for the overall management of direct care staff including supervising and supporting assigned CHOSEN staff in the development and implementation of effective therapeutic and case management services for treatment foster care cases. The Program Supervisor will equip the CHOSEN staff and foster parents in development of their Trust-Based Relationship Intervention (TBRI®) skills. As a part of the CHOSEN planning team, this position may also assist with recruitment, intake and training functions of the CHOSEN program, as needed. The Program Supervisor also ensures continuous program compliance with agency policies and procedures, as well as external licensing and/or regulatory agencies, and assists in program development and evaluation as needed.
Minimum requirements: an advanced degree from an accredited program of social work and at least five years’ of direct practice experience in child welfare. Maryland licensure (LCSW-C) and Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners approval to supervise employees required. Applicants must have a familiarity with COMAR treatment foster parent regulations.
Applicants must possess the ability to work a flexible schedule with some evening and weekend hours, have reliable transportation and be compatible with a faith-based approach and environment.
To be considered for the position, candidates must be self-motivated and well-organized. In addition, candidates must possess outstanding skills in these critical areas: (1) written & verbal communication; (2) time management; (3) supervision and training; (4) critical thinking and problem solving; (5) ability to work independently as well as with a team; (6) ability to work comfortably in both secular and faith-based as well as culturally diverse environments; and (7) interpersonal relationships.
Internal Number: 010119
About Building Families for Children, Inc.
Building Families for Children (BFC) is a faith-based, family services nonprofit agency in Columbia, Maryland.