(1702) Certified Family Partner

Job Description

Under the direct supervision of the Lead Certified Family Partner, or other designee provides support and advocates for families to assist in engagement, empowerment, self-advocacy, and wellness as they actively participate in recovery. Certified Family partners (CFP) assist families in making informed decisions that drive families toward wellness and recovery. As a supportive partner, the CFP has a strong connection to the community and is knowledgeable about resources, services and supports for families. The CFP’s lived experience is critical to earning respect and establishing trust as they coach and families to find and develop their voice and learn how to use it effectively in their treatment, wellness and recovery. The CFP assists the family in making informed decisions on a routine basis, in crisis and during the Wraparound process.

CityBastrop, LaGrange, Giddings
CountyBastrop County, Fayette County, Lee County
CredentialsMinimum Qualifications: 18 years or older; high school diploma or GED, must have parented a child with a documented mental health disorder one year or more prior to their 18th birthday. Hold a current family partner certification from Via Hope, or be able to obtain one within one year of hire. Must have a valid Texas Driver's License.

Preferred Qualifications: Bilingual

Salary Amount$15.58/hr
Closing DateOpen until filled
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