Program Director Foster Care and Adoption
Location: Stockton, California, United States
Requisition Number: 11439
Position Title: Core Program Director I
Aspiranet is a one-of-a-kind social service agency dedicated to building a world where all children and youth are loved and cared for, and all families have the resources to thrive. Founded in 1975, our core mission is to help California kids and families. Aspiranet’s services include foster care and adoption family support, residential care, support for youth making the transition from foster care to adulthood, mental and behavioral health services, intensive home-based care, and community-based family resources. We provide services throughout California.
As a Director for Foster Care and Adoption Programs, you will use your passion for helping people, along with your leadership and management skills to take ownership for the performance of your program. You will manage a dynamic team, of like-minded professionals as you maintain operational, fiscal and contractual oversight.
In addition to building and managing a team, your primary responsibility is to manage the operations and the service delivery of your programs. You will have the opportunity to work from a place of deep meaning and impact in support and development of foster and adoptive families. You will see the impact of your important work in the professional development of your team and the life-changing growth of children and families.
Aspiranet supports your success at each step. You’ll gain valuable in-house and external training to support your success in your role. This is an excellent opportunity to further your career with the ability to advance throughout the organization once you’ve developed additional skills. There are opportunities for advancement, both locally and state-wide.
Aspiranet offers a competitive salary, an exceptional team-based environment, and a great benefits package that includes employer-paid healthcare, dental, vision and wellness care. Aspiranet rewards you for the work you do – engaging with your clients and helping them meet their goals.
Education and Work Experience
- Master’s degree in a behavioral science-related field.
- A minimum of two years of experience in a public or private child welfare social services setting, and one year of supervisory experience.
- Must meet all required conditions of employment, including background clearances, a valid driver’s license, and reliable transportation.
- Aspiranet wants to help you further your passion and skills for helping families and children to thrive.
Compensation: Competitive DOE
Benefits: Aspiranet is a collaborative environment where everyone has a voice in creating the best possible outcomes for our clients and our staff. We offer an exceptional work environment and a competitive benefits package for full-time employees. Our benefits package is robust, aimed at keeping you healthy and well, financially secure, providing a work-life balance, and protecting you from the unexpected.
Aspira means hope. We are a network of people bringing hope forward. We look forward to learning what makes you passionate.
Job Category: Foster Care & Adoption
Community / Marketing Title: Program Director Foster Care and Adoption
Founded in 1975 with a single group home in Moss Beach outside of San Francisco, Aspiranet has become one of California’s largest and most successful social service organizations. Aspiranet is a 501 (c) (3) California nonprofit organization with the mission of providing children, youth, and families with a foundation of support so they can thrive at home, at school, and in their communities.
Aspiranet serves more than 35,000 California children, youth, and families each year from 44 community-based sites statewide. Aspiranet provides a spectrum of services in Northern California, Southern California, and in the Central Valley, including foster and adoption services, behavioral and mental health services, residential care, educational services, community-based family services, and emergency shelter.
EEO Employer Verbiage:
Aspiranet is proud to be an equal employment opportunity employer; all applicants will be given full consideration under state, local, and federal law.
County: San Joaquin
Location_formattedLocationLong: Stockton, California US