FOSTER HOME EVALUATOR

Recruitment #20-S3-0154

Job Description

The Loudoun County Department of Family Services is seeking a dedicated professional for a position in the Foster Care and Adoption unit with a demonstrated interest in working with families, as well as a desire to work in a diverse, fast-paced environment. The Foster Home Evaluator is responsible for completing thorough assessments of potential foster/adoptive families. This position will assist in the placement coordination of children in foster care as well as the re-certifications of current foster families.

Job Requirements

Requires any combination of education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor's degree in Social Work, or related field, and a minimum three years of related experience. Master's Degree is preferred. The candidate must possess excellent assessment skills, strong oral and written skills, and the ability to engage families.

Special Requirements

Spanish speaking preferred. A valid Driver's License is required. This position may be subject to on-call duties and may be required to work occasional evenings and weekends.

Post Conditional Offer Contingencies

The successful candidate will undergo criminal, DMV and Child Protective Services background checks.