Join The CHS Team
Part-Time Independence Coordinator
CHILDREN’S HOME SOCIETY
The Children’s Home Society of Virginia is a full-service, private, nonprofit 501(c)3, non-sectarian licensed child-placing agency, and one of Virginia’s oldest adoption agencies. To date, CHS has successfully facilitated placement of more than 13,000 children into safe and permanent homes.
Our mission today is to find permanent adoptive homes for children of all ages throughout the commonwealth, and to provide critical support services to birth families, adoptive families, and past and present adoptees.
THE POSSIBILITIES PROJECT
CHS is partnering with the Better Housing Coalition to launch an exciting new initiative, The Possibilities Project, a program provides housing and crucial wraparound supports for young people who have aged out of foster care. We are looking for a transportation assistant to drive young people to appointments, jobs and school. The transportation assistant will be able to relate to the participants and encourage them to reach their goals.
|Description||Children’s Home Society is seeking a transportation assistant to drive young adults, ages 18-25 who have aged out of foster care to and from appointments, jobs and school.|
|Required Qualifications||College degree from an accredited college or university in a related field preferred. Valid Virginia Driver’s License and good driving record required. Experience working with young adults in foster care or who have aged out of foster care and an understanding of their needs, attitudes and beliefs preferred and a commitment to the mission, goals and services of Children’s Home Society of Virginia.|
|Part/Full Time||Part-time, 16-24 hours per week|
|Salary||Competitive hourly rate|
|Benefits||This position is eligible for participation in the CHS 403(b) plan.|
|How to apply||To apply to join our team, please send a cover letter, resume and salary requirements to Beverly Baker, Office Manager at Beverly@chsva.org.|
|Job Classification||Social Work|
|Posting Organization||Children’s Home Society of Virginia|