LILLIPUT CAREER OPPORTUNITY
Lilliput Families is Northern California’s premier domestic Child Adoption, Kinship and Placement Organization, serving families from approximately 30 counties. Last year alone we successfully found lifelong homes for 760 deserving children. As we continue to expand our services and our geographic footprint, we have unique opportunities for those hoping to make the difference in the life of a child.
Our full time positions offer a total employment package including FREE HEALTHCARE, competitive pay, retirement savings plans, comprehensive benefits, and generous time off.
We currently have an opening on the following team: Stockton 0215 – MSW Social Worker – Full-Time (40 hours per week)
Under the supervision of a Program Supervisor, our Master’s level Social Workers provide services in our Conversion, Unmatched and RFA programs. Working with our county partners, Social Workers evaluate resource families, including resource families (formerly known as foster families), kin caregivers and extended family members to find safe and loving homes for children throughout California. Using the SAFE format, they complete Adoption Home Studies, RFA Psychosocial Assessments, and conduct trainings to both large and small groups. They evaluate the psychological, physical, social and emotional factors present in applicants and the environmental factors in the applicant’s home. The ideal candidate will effectively apply casework knowledge and skills, as well as excellent interpersonal skills to engage and establish rapport with multi- and inter-generational families. The candidate should be flexible, dynamic and punctual, with the ability to work independently and on some evenings/weekends.
Qualifications: Master’s degree in Social Work required. Experience in adoption or resource family/foster care and child welfare preferred. Must be able to work independently. Bilingual (Spanish) is desired. Must meet all required health screening, drug testing, criminal record clearances. Must possess a valid California Driver License, insurance and have an acceptable DMV record and their own, reliable transportation.
Qualified applicants may e-mail their resume, salary history and position # to [email protected] Lilliput is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.