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Placement Stability Mgr

Company: KVC Health Systems
Location: Lawrence
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Job Description:


The Placement Stability Manager helps to promote safe and stable placements for children and youth residing in relative, non-related kinship, and/or foster homes while in foster care.

Staff members are expected to work with children and families, community partners and each other using KVC values of Respect, Accountability, Integrity, Open Honest Communication, Team Work and Continuous Improvement. Additionally, staff members are expected to be a role model for children and families, be solutions focused and build upon their strengths. KVC policies employees are also expected to maintain knowledge of, and adhere to all company policies and procedures.


Other duties may be assigned according to qualification of staff and development of programs.

  • Partner with Admissions, CPA, Permanency, Placement Stability Coordinators and Kinship teams to increase placement stability among children served by KVC
  • Initiate Great Start within 48 hours of placement
  • Make referrals to PS TDM Coordinator for TDM meetings as needed
  • Provide weekly contact with families once placement occurs to inquire about any questions/concerns
  • Provide quality customer service and timely responses to placement inquiries
  • Assist in preventing placement disruption utilizing proactive efforts
  • Participate in and/or initiate Framework Staffings for youth that do not have stable placement
  • Ensure child arrives at placement with all they need (i.e. Red Book, medication, clothing, etc.)
  • Complete Admission packets for youth moving to residential placements
  • Make referrals to comprehensive services as needed
  • Track data related to Federal outcomes
  • Coordinate meetings between services to ensure continuity of care occurs
  • Provide regular care coordination with all service providers
  • Advocate with MCO's and other service providers to ensure timely access to needed supports and services



A Bachelor's degree in an area licensable by the KS BSRB.


LBSW, LMSW, LMFT, LCMFT, LPC, LCPC or LSCSW professional licensure.

Current, valid Driver's License and Auto Insurance required.

Experience: Minimum o

Keywords: KVC Health Systems, Lawrence , Placement Stability Mgr, Other , Lawrence, Kansas

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