Children's Home Society of Florida

  • Intake/Placement Specialist

    Job Locations US-FL-Bartow
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Direct Services
    Regular Full-Time
    Pay rate
    USD $16.28/Hr.
  • Overview

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    Do you have what it takes to reshape the future for children?

    Do you believe in empowering children and families to realize their full potential?

    Are you ready for a meaningful career that impact lives for generations?

    Then Children's Home Society of Florida is for you!


    As the leading, most reputable organization in Florida serving children and families, Children's Home Society of Florida delivers innovative solutions that transform the lives and futures of children and families.


    As an Intake Placement Specialist for the Child Advocacy Center you will provide the technical and organizational support in developing, maintaining, and integrating the agency's information system, sustaining data integrity, and reporting on the agency's information.



    • Complete and submit necessary documentation to partner and/or lead agencies for placement.
    • Prepares and analyzes information for use in assigning cases to dependency units.
    • Maintain and review any necessary data related to placement in Florida Safe Family Networks (FSFN) and other relevant information systems.
    • Setup and maintain cases in the client information system related to placement.
    • Monitor placement changes and update the client information system  and FSFN accordingly.
    • Track and review client exit interviews for accuracy. 
    • Answer incoming telephone calls from partner and/or lead agencies for acceptance of new intakes.
    • Provide on call support as required or scheduled.
    • Maintains placement files and any related supporting documentation.
    • Act as a liaison with the CBC, the clients and other parties relevant for  placement.
    • Monitor and report on performance for permanency and contract measures.
    • Monitor and report on contract measure targets.
    • May maintain and/or assist with the group homes and shelters re-licensing.
    • Participate in the quality management process.



    • Bachelor degree in Human Services or a related degree
    • Minimum of two years experience in human services or related field
    • Florida Driver’s License within 30 days from hire
    • Child Protection Professional certification preferred
    • Experience in the delivery of services in a dependency environment preferred

    The hourly rate for this position is $16.28.


    When children and families face complex challenges, Children’s Home Society of Florida (CHS) is there - we been delivering the right solutions at the right time since 1902. With our innovative practices and commitment to excellence, we are the only organization with the size, scope and depth of services that can reshape the future for children. With more than 1,800 team members, CHS is the #1 provider of services and solutions to children and families in Florida.



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