Careers

Trainers Wanted

Trainers are needed for part-time, contracted training positions. Requirements: English/Spanish speaking, excellent communication skills; basic training skills; familiarity with the child welfare and/or related systems; available to work after business hours and some Saturdays; education or work experience in mental health, behavior modification, early childhood development or counseling. A positive child protective services check and a state police background check are required. Please email your resume to vanessa.williamson@cafafct.org.

 

Area Liaison Support Program Assistant

The Area Liaison Support Program Assistant provides advocacy, guidance, and support to foster/adoptive parents and relative caregivers. This is a 40 hour per week, full-time position requiring some evening and/or weekend hours. This position is based in the Hartford area. CAFAF is a great company to work for!

We offer:

    • Medical, Dental, Disability, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, 401k retirement plan
    • Generous personal time off (PTO) and holiday pay
    • Mileage reimbursement

Applicants must have the following skills:

    • Ability to work cooperatively with the Department of Children and Families as an advocate for foster/adoptive parents and relatives
    • Effective problem-solving and communication skills
    • Familiarity with the child welfare and foster care systems

Relative caregivers and foster/adoptive parents are encouraged to apply. Bi-lingual (English/Spanish) individuals are encouraged to apply. Please submit a letter of interest and resume to Diane Orlando via email at diane.orlando@cafafct.org or fax to 860-258-3410. No Phone Calls Please.

Kid-HERO Program Assistant

The Kid-HERO (1-888-543-4376) provides telephone information to people interested in foster and adoptive care. This is a 40 hour per week, full-time position requiring some evening hours. This position is based in our Rocky Hill office. CAFAF is a great company to work for!

We offer:

    • Medical, Dental, Disability, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, 401k retirement plan
    • Generous personal time off (PTO) and holiday pay
    • Mileage reimbursement

Applicants must have the following skills:

    • Bilingual Spanish-English both verbally and in writing
    • Ability to work cooperatively with the Department of Children and Families to assist potential foster/adoptive parents and relatives become fully licensed
    • Effective communication skills and telephone etiquette
    • Effective computer and database skills (Microsoft Access)
    • Familiarity with the child welfare and foster care systems

Relative caregivers and foster/adoptive parents are encouraged to apply. Bi-lingual (English/Spanish) speaking is mandatory for this position. Please submit a letter of interest and resume to Vanessa Williamson via email at vanessa.williamson@cafafct.org or fax to (860) 258-3410.
No Phone Calls Please.

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