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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:
    This position is responsible for supporting the Regional Team Leader and assisting in providing all regional Alabama Pre/Post Adoption Connection (APAC) services. Travel and flexible schedule required. There are two part-time positions available based in Mobile & Montgomery.

    Qualifications:
    Master's degree in Social Work, LMSW or LICSW, license/eligibility. More than 3 years of  experience in casework or clinical work with adoptive/foster families. 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 the ability to think critically; plan and carry independent work when directed by the Regional Team Leader. Ability to demonstrate cultural and socioeconomic proficiency. Understanding of trauma-informed care. 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 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 Mobile.

    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:
    This position is responsible for responding to and supporting potential foster/adoptive families inquiring through AdoptUsKids toll-free phone line and website and providing backup support for inquiries from DHR’s website and statewide toll-free line. This position also supports recruitment events and TIPS/GPS training as needed. This is a part-time position. Travel required, some overnight.

    Qualifications:
    BS preferred. Minimum of 3 years working with children/families involved with the child welfare system. Prefer Foster and/or Adoptive Parent experience. Knowledge of TIPS/GPS training, special needs adoption issues, adoption and foster resources in Alabama helpful but not required. Computer proficient, excellent oral and written communication skills, organizational skills, ability to work independently. Ability to demonstrate cultural and socioeconomic proficiency. Understanding of trauma-informed care. Must have reliable automobile, valid AL driver's license and liability insurance with bodily injury limits of 100/300, 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 administering the agency's Human Resources functions in accordance with agency policy.

    Qualifications:
    Bachelor’s degree in HR. Extensive experience in the field may be considered in lieu of a degree. 5+ years HR experience. SHRM-CP/PHR preferred. 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 the ability to think critically; plan and carry independent work when directed. Ability to demonstrate cultural and socioeconomic proficiency. Understanding of trauma-informed care.


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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