Social Work Assistant

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Foster a child, foster a future

Angels Foster Care is looking for a caring and responsible person to assist with facilitating and supervising court-ordered child and family visitation. Additional job responsibilities may include providing supplemental case management support to Angels resource/foster families and children under the direction of Angels social workers.

Angels Foster Care is a nonprofit foster family agency with a unique model of service, focused on enhancing the health, development and social-emotional well-being of very young children in foster care. For more information on our program, go to our website, www.angelsfostercare.org

Hours/Schedule: 40 hours per week

Location: Angels’ Orcutt office, but work duties will require travel throughout Santa Barbara County and southern San Luis Obispo County.

Qualifications: The ideal candidate will possess the following:

  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Psychology or another related field is required.
  • Minimum of two years’ professional experience working with young children and families.
  • Experience with children and families who have experienced trauma preferred.
  • Experience with the child welfare and court system highly desirable
  • Superior communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Proven ability to work independently and exercise good judgment.
  • Ability to work in, at times, a stressful environment with highly-charged emotional issues.
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully work with families from diverse ethnic and cultural groups.
  • Ability to successfully meet all State criminal record & health screening clearance requirements.
  • Valid California driver’s license, car insurance, acceptable DMV record, and reliable transportation.

To apply for this job email your details to holly@angelsfostercare.org