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Position Title:  Regional Placement Coordinator

Full-time or Part-time:  Full-time

Company Name:

Location of Job:  Bowling Green, Glasgow or Owensboro

Company Address: 
1351 Newtown Pike
Building 1
City : Lexington
State : Kentucky
Zip Code : 40511

Contact Email Address:

Position Description:  Regional Placement Coordinator
(Bowling Green, Glasgow, or Owensboro)

Interested applicants should apply at – Req. #1376 for consideration
The Regional Placement Coordinator works as part of a team to assist in locating and identifying the most appropriate out-of home placements for state committed children. This position is housed in the Covington Department for Community Based Services (DCBS) office as part of a contract with the Cabinet for Health and Family Services. The office will be located in Owensboro, Bowling Green, or Glasgow. The Regional Placement Coordinator is a positive team player that promotes a culture of inclusion, participation, and the concept of a “Company of One.”

Qualifications required: 
•Bachelor’s degree in social work, psychology, or other human services related field
•Valid driver’s license, reliable transportation, and proof of current auto insurance
•Good verbal and written communication skills

Qualifications Desired:
•Some experience working with children and families

Major Job responsibilities and essential functions:
•Compiles information and writes placement referrals for DCBS committed youth needing out-of-home care
•Communicates with various placement agencies to identify placement options for DCBS committed youth
•Works closely with DCBS to advocate for youth
•Position does not provide direct care to youth or families
•No evenings, weekends, or on-call responsibilities

Funding is in whole from federal and Cabinet for Health and Family Services funds
“All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability.”

Contact Name:  Teresa Tyler

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