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The Adoption Exchange home office is in Aurora, CO, with offices in Albuquerque, NM; Salt Lake City, UT; St. Louis, MO; and Las Vegas, NV.

Established in 1983, The Adoption Exchange is recognized as one of the top adoption resources in the nation and one of the most service-oriented, collaborative agencies working in the field of adoption. Our primary clients are the children and youth waiting in the foster care system for a permanent family. In addition, we serve child welfare professionals, adoptive families, adoptees, mental health professionals, community-based service organizations, and legal professionals in all 50 states as well as Americans living abroad.

We invite you to consider joining our team by browsing the current employment opportunities found in this part of our website.




Position Title
Senior Vice President of Development and Marketing

Location
Aurora, CO

The Adoption Exchange is seeking a Senior Vice President of Development and Marketing.

Please click here [PDF] for more information on this opportunity.





Position Title
Family Resource Coordinator

The Adoption Exchange announces the opportunity for a part-time contract position: Step Up! Diligent Recruitment Project Family Resource Coordinator for San Miguel County, New Mexico, reporting to our Albuquerque Office.

Responsibilities of this position include working with the foster parent community to recruit and retain foster and adoptive parents.

Duties include recruiting and supporting prospective foster and adoptive parents and families as they work towards licensure, developing retention plans, conducting monthly meetings, and providing follow-up. Duties also include working with community groups and organizations to promote the program.

Requirements:
  • Must have experience in foster care and/or adoption.
  • Familiarity with the diversity of cultures of New Mexico is essential to this position.
  • Ability to utilize e-mail, computers and software for writing and data collection.
  • Ability to develop training and plans for families.
  • Ability to work with community leaders/stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated documentation, follow-up and customer service skills.
Assets:
  • Organizational and leadership skills.
  • Knowledge of existing community resources for families.
  • Knowledge regarding child development.
  • Past experience recruiting diverse foster and/or adoptive families.
Join our great team! If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references to silvia@adoptex.org.

The Adoption Exchange is an Equal Opportunity Employer.






Position Title
Program Specialist

Location
Aurora, CO

The Adoption Exchange is seeking a Program Specialist for our Aurora, Colorado office.

Do you speak fluent English and Spanish? Would you like a part-time, flexible position working with families who want to adopt? If you answered yes to both of these, this job could be for you! This position will be based out of our office in Aurora, Colorado and can vary in hours from around 5-10 hours per month, depending on the families’ needs. The Program Specialist will work out of their home to assist by contacting Spanish-speaking families to provide adoption information and to connect the families with adoption resources.

Qualifications:
  • Bilingual (Spanish) required
  • BA in Social Work or related field required
  • Experience in adoption or child welfare required
  • Expertise in providing customer service/family support
  • expertise with Microsoft Office, Excel, Internet Explorer, as well as excellent communication and writing skills
Join our great team! If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit a cover letter, resume, and the names and contact information for three professional references immediately to kids@adoptex.org.

The Adoption Exchange is an Equal Opportunity Employer.








 

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