Resource Family Recruiter for our Foster Care Program in Santa Clara County

$20 - $28 hourly
  • Uplift Family Services
  • 499 Loma Alta Avenue, Los Gatos, CA, USA
  • May 04, 2018
Full time Health Care / Medical Nonprofit-Social Services

Job Description

Uplift Family Services is hiring a Resource Family Recruiter for our Foster Care Program in Santa Clara County

 Our Mission: We do whatever it takes to strengthen and advocate for children, families, adults and communities to realize their hopes for behavioral health and well-being.

 Uplift Family Services is a statewide nonprofit that helps children and families. The agency is one of the largest, most comprehensive mental health treatment programs in California. Uplift Family Services takes a state-of-the-art approach to children and adolescents with complex behavioral health challenges.

If working for an organization like Uplift Family Services formerly EMQ FamiliesFirst and helping kids and families is your passion for then we have the job for you!

 RESPONSIBILITIES: Works within the vision, mission, and philosophy of the agency. Effectively recruits, determines eligibility and agency fit based on initial screening, and efficiently certifies qualified foster families for the Foster Care and Adoptions Services Program within assigned geographic area.

 MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required. One (1) year experience in foster parent recruitment required.

Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree (BA/ BS) from a four-year college or university in related field with two (2) years of related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred. Bilingual English -Spanish preferred.

Uplift Family Services is committed to its employees, and offers a competitive compensation package and an extensive benefits package including paid time off, tuition reimbursement, life insurance, 401k matching and more.

Please visit our website to apply:


“Join Our Team”/Job Openings/Current Openings/San Jose

Requisition 604



Salary Range: $20.33 - $28.46

Actual offers will be determined by the candidate’s creditable years of experience in conjunction with internal equity considerations and based on the organization’s current compensation practices.

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