Contractor Adoption Caseworker

Living Hope Adoption Agnecy

Website Living Hope Adoption Agnecy

Adoption home study and post adoption services

Job Summary: Living Hope Adoption Agency is seeking a part-time caseworker to conduct pre-adoption home studies and post-placement/adoption supervision in compliance with Agency, Hague Convention and State of Pennsylvania adoption requirements in the Pittsburgh and Lancaster areas of the State.

Work experience requirements: At least two years professional experience in child welfare, preferably in the adoption field.

Education Requirements:  Bachelor’s Degree in human service field, along with proficiency in MS Office Suite, including Word, Excel Outlook and PowerPoint, excellent writing skills, and professionalism a must.  Candidates should possess the competency to multi-task with high attention to detail in a fast-paced environment. Applicant should demonstrate excellent clinical and assessment skills, along with strong communication skills.  Driver’s License and reliable transportation required.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Conduct home studies for initially approved families according to agency expectations and procedures.
  • Provide post-placement and post-adoption supervision and reports during the designated supervisory period.
  • Document maintenance, including but not limited to: preparation; scanning; printing of home study/post-placement/adoption paperwork.
  • Interacts effectively with staff, visitors, clients and other agency/office components.
  • Utilize effective time management to ensure all reports and documents are completed in a timely manner.
  • Consult regularly with Adoption Director regarding case progress.

This is a part-time, contract position.  Compensation will be on a per case basis with mileage reimbursement included.

Interested candidates please email resume to or fax to 215-540-2765, attention Eileen.

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