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Children's Aid Society, a non-profit organization established in 1912, recruits for administrative/management, clerical, clinical, social service, and paraprofessional positions. CAS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a drug free workplace.


Instructions to apply:

  1. Review current openings listed.
  2. Download and fill out each of the following documents.
  3. Upload documents in specified locations on CAS Application for Employment or email to employment@childrensaid.org.

Current Openings


  • Description:
    Provides supervision to the Family Partners Specialists and oversees the delivery of intensive, short-term crisis intervention and stabilization services to families. Travel is required. There are two positions available, one is based in Jasper, AL, and the other in Mobile, AL.

    Qualifications:
    Master’s Degree in Social Work, Psychology, Human and Child Development, Counseling or Sociology from a college or university accredited by one of the six regional accrediting associations of the United States; LGSW, LCSW or LPC license/eligibility if applicable to degree. Minimum of five years of increasingly responsible experience working with children, youth, and families, plus two years of successful full-time, paid supervisory experience in a social services setting. Good communication and problem-solving skills. Computer proficiency. Ability to respond calmly and non-judgmentally to others, including persons in crisis. Ability to work with a team while evidencing ability to think critically; plan and carry independent work when directed by the Program Director. Must have reliable automobile, valid AL driver’s license and auto insurance, clearance with the Alabama Central Registry on Child Abuse and Neglect, and/or other clearances that may be legally mandated or authorized.

  • Description:
    Provides intensive, short-term crisis intervention and stabilization services to assist families in maintaining and strengthening their family life. Travel is required. This is a full-time position based in Florence.

    Qualifications:
    Bachelor’s degree in one of the following only: Social Work, Psychology, Human and Child Development, Counseling, or Sociology, from a college or university accredited by one of the six regional accrediting associations of the United States. Two or more years of direct social work practice in child and family services preferred. Must have reliable automobile, valid AL driver’s license, and auto insurance, clearance with the Alabama Central Registry on Child Abuse and Neglect, and/or other clearances that may be legally mandated or authorized.

  • Description:
    Provides consultation on issues related to older youth in foster care and independent living (IL). Travel and flexible schedule required. There are two positions available. One is based in Huntsville, AL, the other is based in Birmingham, AL.

    Qualifications:
    ***Must be a recently emancipated foster youth.***

    High school diploma or equivalent, post-secondary educational or vocational training preferred. Good computer and organizational skills. Ability to prioritize and coordinate projects. Good interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills. Experience on IL youth advisory councils. Ability to establish rapport with youth and adults, relating to youth in care and independent living. Ability to present in a group setting. Ability to relate to individuals in new settings. Must have reliable automobile, valid AL driver’s license, and acceptable driving record, liability insurance of 100/300 limits, clearance with the Alabama Central Registry on Child Abuse and Neglect, and/or other clearances that may be legally mandated or authorized.

  • Description:
    This position is responsible for assisting with both clerical and administrative-accounting tasks.

    Qualifications:
    Minimum Education: High school degree. Extensive relative experience may be considered in lieu of a degree. Three years experience in comparable position.
    Required Licenses/Certifications: Valid Alabama driver license and auto insurance minimum liability 100/300
    Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities: Excellent organization, communication, and math skills. Proficiency in an integrated financial software, online financial transactions, automated double-entry accounting systems, sub-ledger preparation & reconciliation; basic knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles; web-based timekeeping, systems, and direct deposit. Ability to demonstrate cultural and socioeconomic proficiency. Understanding of trauma-informed care, a plus


INTERNSHIPS

Children’s Aid Society of Alabama (CAS) seeks to pair interested individuals with appropriate internship opportunities. Our mission is, “Changing Lives, Building Families, Strengthening Communities.” CAS programs serve children, youth and families through a variety of initiatives you may preview throughout this website. If you are interested in interning at CAS, please download and submit the application by email, mail, or fax.  Thank you for your interest! 


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