Koinonia Family Services is seeking a qualified individual to work as a full-time fost-adopt social worker in our Modesto office. Responsibilities include social work and case management of children in fost-adopt placement; providing support services to resource parents; writing S.A.F.E. adoption home studies for Koinonia certified resource families who are adopting foster children placed in their homes; writing home studies for county-referred families, and providing on-going case management and services for children in approved adoption placement, including post-adoption services.
The position requires a Master's degree in Social Work (MSW). Prior experience as a foster family agency social worker preferred. Prior experience completing S.A.F.E. home studies preferred. The work schedule is regular business hours, Monday-Friday, with some occasional early evening and weekend work. The position requires driving up to 1 hour (and sometimes more) to complete home studies. The salary range begins at $40,035 annual salary (negotiable based upon education and experience). Salary assumes MSW degree, experience writing SAFE home studies, and a minimum of two years experience working in foster care and adoption. Benefits include employee and dependent group health insurance (medical, dental and vision), life insurance, 401k, paid time off, paid holidays, and supervision toward LCSW licensure.
Important: Must be able to successfully pass a criminal background clearance through Department of Justice and FBI as well as a pre-employment physical and TB test. Also, must have a driver's license in good standing, reliable transportation and be able to meet auto insurance eligibility requirements.