A Brief Job Description:
This position functions within the Family Support for Student Success Program in partnership with Syracuse City School District, Say Yes to Education, and the Onondaga County Department of Children and Family Services with the goal of increasing student success. The Family Specialist works with families, school personnel and community providers to identify and remove barriers impacting student’s performance in school. Responsible for case planning and service coordination for a caseload of 20 families. The Family Specialist will provide goal driven service planning, supportive counseling, case management and ongoing documentation. The Family Specialist will work jointly with School Support Specialists and collaborative partners to support family led goals and the coordination of services for families.