Director of Social Services- Oregon
Responsibilities include conducting/supervising home studies and post placements; obtaining and maintaining the agencyâ€™s license in accordance with state regulations; conducting home study orientation meetings and training for families; managing a network of as-needed social workers to conduct home studies and post placements with families; conducting initial on-the-job training for home study coordinators; assisting public relations managers with adoption events as needed; meeting with families in the office or at the familyâ€™s home during or after business hours.
The qualified candidate is a committed believer in Jesus Christ as revealed in the Bible, has dynamic skills to communicate with prospective families the blessing of adoption, is thorough and complete in dealing with all issues and problems, is a self-starter and able to follow through on tasks, has excellent verbal/written communication skills, and has basic computer skills (MS Word, Excel, Outlook).
The candidate must possess a masterâ€™s degree in social work or a related human services field from an accredited college or university, plus five years of experience in social work administration or related position.
Interested applicants should email cover letter, resume, and Statement of Faith to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 866-698-9091.