Foster Care Coordinator - Western NC
- Job Title
- Foster Care Coordinator - Western NC
- Job ID
- Asheville, NC 28801
- Other Location
- Asheville, NC
Foster Care Coordinator: Asheville, NC
Thompson Child & Family Focus is looking to fill a Foster Care and Licensing Coordinator dual role position to work with families in the Western NC area (position encompasses travel potentially to Yancey, Mitchell, Buncombe, Henderson, McDowell, Burke, Lincoln and Gaston counties). This position provides support, intervention and coordination of services to foster children and foster families in accordance with licensing requirements, program standards and Thompson policies. Responsible for developing and coordinating weekly or monthly visits, progress reports, case plans, and quarterly reports of a small caseload. Must be able to train TIPS-MAPP and/or Deciding Together on a regular basis. Responsible for once a month weekend on-call rotation. Position requires driving a personal vehicle on the agency’s behalf as well as transporting clients. Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or related field in human services required with at least 3 years of experience in Social Work. Must be designated as a Qualified Professional.
A valid NC driver’s license, at least 3 years of driving with a driver’s license and clean driving record are required. All potential job candidates must pass a drug screening test, and an extensive background check is required.
Thompson seeks to maintain an inclusive diverse workforce. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.