Wednesday , February 1 2023

Department of Revenue Careers For Child Advocate Manager

Website FL Department of Revenue

Job Description:

The Child Advocate Manager I position offers an extremely interesting and challenging opportunity for job-seekers engaged in a career of social work and family service. It provides a great venue for increased professional growth and personal development.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Consulting with assistant child advocate managers and members of the child advocacy team
  • Overseeing the work of GAL child advocate volunteers
  • Gathering and documenting pertinent case information
  • Providing best interests advocacy recommendations to the advocacy team or to the court
  • Preparing written reports to the court
  • Attending internal and external case-related court hearings, depositions, case plan conferences, dependency mediations, staffings and meetings
  • Visiting or consulting with assigned caseload children, caregivers, schools or service providers
  • Utilizing the organization’s database and reporting systems

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to take direction and work as part of a team
  • Excellent oral, written and computer literacy skills
  • Self-motivated and achievement oriented
  • Knowledge of the Florida State Courts System
  • Strong desire to learn and pursue personal development
  • Ability to coach, instruct and motivate volunteers
  • Knowledge of Florida Statutes relating to child welfare and protection
  • Knowledge of the dynamics of child abuse, domestic violence, substance abuse and mental health
  • Ability to effectively interact with and/or influence people of diverse backgrounds
  • Knowledge of case management, social support services and concepts of child development
  • Strong organizational/time management skills and ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to exercise discretion, respect privacy and maintain confidentiality
  • Able to maintain a professional and effective demeanor in emotional or traumatic situations

Job Details:

Company: FL Department of Revenue

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Other

Job Location: Ft. Lauderdale, FL, US

Application  Deadline: N/A

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