Family Counselor-In Home Family Preservation

Highfields, Inc.
 Lansing, MI

The Family Preservation In-Home Worker provides strength-based, solution-focused, home-based services to children and families. You will be working with clients in Ingham County out of our Lansing Highfields Office located on S. Cedar Street.

Minimum Education and Experience:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in human services.
  • State licensure commensurate with degree preferred.
  • Experience in providing home-based family preservation services with children and families is preferred.
  • An understanding, commitment and/or training in solution-focused counseling models

Essential Functions:

  • Engage with children and families, assisting them to improve their functioning.
  • Provide home-based services to families at a level that meets contractual expectations including unit thresholds and documentation requirements.
  • Interact with clients in non-traditional settings and during non-traditional hours.
  • Ability to maintain compliance with agency and contractual training and licensure requirements.
  • Represent clients served and Highfields through interacting with referral sources.


  • Flexible Schedule
  • Ability to Work from Home (Hybrid)
  • Free Licensure Supervision
  • Paid Licensing Practice Exam Seminar and Exam
  • Paid Training Opportunities
  • Student Loan Forgiveness through Work Eligibility
  • Paid Mileage
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • 401k with match
  • 4 Weeks Paid Time Off
  • 12 Paid Holidays
  • Mental Health Resources
  • Inclusive Culture and Support for Wellness
  • Short-Term Disability
  • In-House Trainings
  • A Family Work Environment

***Employee Testimonials & Physical Requirements attached