Family Assistant in St. Peters, MO at Compass Health

Date Posted: 3/1/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Compensation: $11.92

Family Assistant

Level 2 – Non-Exempt

Service Worker


Department: Children’s

Reports to: Children’s Services Supervisor


Position Description:

Full time, community based position designed to focus on the child and the development of home and community living skills, communication, socialization and identifying and arranging for appropriate community services.



Job Requirements

  • Qualifications:

    High school diploma or GED, or a Bachelor’s degree in a social service related field and two (2) years experience working with children who have a serious emotional disturbance or have experienced abuse and neglect, at least 21 years of age, valid drivers license. Has a commitment to service and personal excellence, team oriented and values diversity.


    Essential Functions:

    Model appropriate behaviors and coping skills for the child, teach social skills, positive social interactions, positive communication skills, promote self esteem, teach problem solving skills, and other interventions as related to the treatment plan. Services are provided in the home, school and community. Collaborate with child’s treatment team and family, attending meetings as needed, linking child/family to culturally competent community services as appropriate. Support child in building a healthy relationship with family. Other duties as assigned.