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Lives Redirected

Network180 employees make a difference in people’s lives every day, making our community a better place to live. We are responsible for the delivery of mental health, substance abuse treatment coordination, and developmental disabilities services for Kent County

Parent Support Partner Supervisor

Job Title   Parent Support Partner Supervisor

Job Status   Full Time

Job Summary   We are seeking a full-time Parent Support Partner Supervisor.  The Parent Support Partner is responsible for the day to day supervision, training and support of the Parent Support Partners.

Educational Requirements   *  Master’s degree in Social Work or Psychology, Counseling or Counseling Psychology

Minimum Qualifications  

*  Minimum of 3 years of supervisory experience in social work

*  Lived experiences with mental illness/developmental disabilities/substance use disorders valued

*  Thorough working knowledge of professional ethics and standards of practice

*  Experience providing clinical services for youth with an Intellectual/ Developmental Disability and/or Severe Emotional Disturbance and families

*  Familiar with the needs of the youth within the population of focus, and the range of appropriate therapeutic interventions and support approaches that best meet their/family needs. 

*  Service program leadership experience.

*  Experience and knowledge of other public child serving organizations (Department of Human Services, Juvenile Court, and Special Education)

*  Computer skills, including word processing, spreadsheets, email, and data entry skills

*  Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

*  Excellent problem solving skills

Preferred Qualifications  

*  Certification or Licensure in the State of Michigan as a fully licensed Master’s social worker, professional counselor, marriage and family therapist, or psychologist. 

*  Certified Parent Support Partner with a minimum of 1 year experience delivering Parent Support Partner Services

*  A parent and/or primary day-to-day caregiver of a child with serious emotional, behavioral, and/or mental health challenges (SED) or a child with intellectual/ developmental disabilities who is currently or has in the past, received services from Community Mental Health.

Required Documents   Cover Letter highlighting your qualifications and Resume

Please combine your cover letter and resume into one file. 

Apply   Click here to apply for the Parent Support Partner Supervisor position

Job Description    PARENTSUPPORTPARTNERSUPERVISOR.pdf

Network180 is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you are unable to apply online, please contact Human Resources by email (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or by phone (616.855.5207).