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


Area Liaison Support Program Assistant Job Description


The Connecticut Alliance of Foster and Adoptive Families (CAFAF) 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 Norwich area.

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 and bi-lingual (English/Spanish) individuals are encouraged to apply. Please submit a letter of interest and resume to Diane Orlando, Program Director, via email: Only qualified individuals will be contacted.

No phone calls please.

Equal Opportunity Employer

CT Alliance of Foster & Adoptive Families (CAFAF) is a great company to work for! We offer:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, 401(k) retirement plan
  • Generous sick, vacation and holiday pay
  • Mileage reimbursement

Job Type: Full-time

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