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Adoption Coordinator

Job Description
Organization: 
International Adoption Net
Organization Type: 
501(c)(3)
Job Location: 
Denver Metro
Type of Job: 
Full-time
Job Category: 
Programs/Services
Job Description: 

 Adoption Caseworker is responsible for working with adoptive families through their adoption process. He/She will be responsible for facilitating all paperwork required in the adoption, educating families about the process and correct expectations, answering questions, ensuring all required documents are complete and up to date, and marketing the adoption programs to reach potential adoptive families.

Areas of Responsibility
  • Follow up with paperwork, questions and education of the adoption process
  • Attending Adoptive Parent Trainings each year to answer adoptive parent’s questions.
  • Ability to retain knowledge about the adoption process from Ukraine, Bulgaria, India, Mexico, China, and domestically
  • Marketing the adoption program to potential adoptive families
  • Educating the families on accurate expectations for the program and children
  • Facilitating connections between other professionals to ensure a smooth adoption process
  • Being flexible as specific duties may change as the adoption programs grow.
  • Ability to self-educate and research ever-changing adoption regulations and procedures
Requirements/Qualifications
  • Experience working in the adoption process, either in the US or abroad
  • Experience with marketing and networking to reach clients
  • Experience with data tracking and management
  • Knowledge of the emotional issues involved with adoption
  • Knowledge of child welfare services and ability to perform functions of the position
  • General office skills (computer literacy, typing, filing, etc.)
  • Honesty and integrity
  • High level of critical thinking skills and attention to detail
  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited program of social work
  • Prior experience with family and children’s services, social work, or adoption
  • Satisfactory results from CBI or FBI fingerprint check, and no record in the Central Registry of people charged with child abuse
  • Upon hire, three reference letters from unrelated people (one or two must be from the Employer of the applicant) regarding the applicant's character, reliability, work ethic, and ability to be efficient in a fast-paced environment
  • Passion for helping children and families through adoption
  • Willingness to work for the compensation described
Compensation/Benefits

Salary: $30,000.00 to $35,000.00 /year

How To Apply

Please email cover letter and resume to Ashlee@internationaladoptionnet.org. You will be contacted if we would like to schedule an interview. Please no phone calls. Thank you.

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