Wraparound is an approach to individualized care planning that builds on the collective action of a committed group of family, friends, community, professional, and cross-system supports mobilizing resources and talents from a variety of sources to address the needs of children/youth with complex mental health challenges and their families. The MYPAC Wraparound Facilitator is responsible for engaging the family and developing a strength based relationship to identify, create and build a supportive Child and Family Team for the purpose of developing a single plan of care in accordance with high fidelity and quality wraparound practice.
Requirements: Bachelor's degree required in Social Work or a related field. Experience working directly with children and families and formal/informal systems required. Must also be able to successfully complete the Mississippi Department of Mental Health Community Support Specialist trainings and certification exam for certification as a Certified Community Support Specialist (CCSS) within 90 days of hire. Must be able to demonstrate applicable skills necessary for high fidelity wraparound practice. Must demonstrate strong oral and written communication skills. Computer skills are required. Must be available to work a flexible schedule to accommodate occasional evening and weekend hours to meet job responsibilities. Must be at least 21 years of age, have a valid Mississippi drivers license, a good driving record, proof of legally appropriate auto liability insurance, and must be willing to use personal vehicle for organizational business.
…Through commitment to our core values:
- The voice of our children and families always comes first
- Relationships matter
- We take great joy in service to others
- Our families and our communities deserve our very best