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Foster Care/Adoption Specialist

Job Description

  • Responsible for the delivery of case management services, individual and family counseling, and training and supervision of foster families. 
  • Assists the Treatment Director in developing individual treatment plans for troubled children and their families. 
  • Maintains weekly contact with the foster families, children and bio-families and monitors the progress of the child and family throughout the placement. 
  • Assists with training, home studies, and evaluation of these foster parents. 
  • Uses standardized tools to measure social and emotional progress and outcomes and prepares written treatment plans and progress reports.

Job Requirements

  • Master’s degree in social work, sociology, psychology, counseling, or related human services field and two years experience working with children and families. 
  • A bachelor’s degree in social work, sociology, psychology, counseling or related human services field and five years experience with a placing agency working with troubled children and families may be considered in lieu of a graduate degree.

Job Snapshot

Post Date 9/13/2014
Location Yuma, AZ
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Health Care
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Healthcare - Health Services
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 379752204-710694635
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