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employment opportunities.

We are always accepting résumés and applications for motivated and caring individuals to join our team. Our listing of current openings is updated weekly, so please check back often for the most current listing of available opportunities.

ACH Child and Family Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

benefits.

ACH provides many benefits to our highly trained and motivated staff. For more information, download our Summary of Benefits (115 KB).

how to apply.

You can apply to any of our open positions by clicking the “apply here” button below. Please note that mobile devices may not be compatible with our application system. If you are unable to apply online, please visit our Wichita Street Campus where you can apply via our on-site application kiosk. 

You can email any questions regarding the application process to jobs@ACHservices.org. Please DO NOT send any application materials (such as résumés or cover letters) to this email account. We can only accept application materials through our online application system. 

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position title

Child Care / Transportation Specialist (download more information)

program name

"Our Community, Our Kids"

job type On-Call, Full-Time
hours

All hours and shifts vary based on intake need, and could include nights and weekends.

location OCOK Benbrook Office
education

High School diploma or GED required; A Bachelor’s degree in a human service field from an accredited college or university preferred.

experience

A minimum of two years of child care and positive guidance experience of youth in a CPA, residential or professional setting. Effective listening and communication skills, understanding of children and youth in crisis.

description

To provide safety, basic child care, transportation, a supportive experience, and provide empathic adult guidance to clients. The job requires sensitivity to the service population’s cultural and socioeconomic characteristics and ability to function without close supervision.

position title

On-Call Youth Care Specialist (download more information)

program name

"Our Community, Our Kids"

job type Part-Time, On-Call
hours

All hours and shifts vary based on intake need.

location OCOK Benbrook Office
education

High School diploma or GED required; A Bachelor’s degree in a human service field from an accredited college or university preferred.

experience

Six months of direct care and positive guidance experience of youth. Effective listening and communication skills, understanding of children, youth, and families in crisis.

description

To provide safety, basic care, a supportive learning experience, and provide empathic adult guidance to clients. A Youth Care Specialist requires sensitivity to the service population’s cultural and socioeconomic characteristics.  The Youth Care Specialist will support various programs including Behavioral Care group home, Emergency Youth Shelter, Families Together or LIFE Project.  The residential programs work to build on the client’s strengths, assists them to create solutions, and discover hope for their future.

position title

The LIFE Project Mentor (download more information)

program name

The LIFE Project

job type Full-Time
hours

Thursday - Monday, 3 pm - 11 pm

location Wichita Street
education

High School diploma with six months of direct care and positive guidance experience of young adults; bachelor’s degree in a human service field from an accredited college or university preferred

experience

Effective listening skills, practice of Love & Logic behavior techniques, effective communication skills, understanding of the needs of young adults.

description

Ensure the safety of young adults by positive guidance, encouragement of young adults and ongoing observation of the physical environment of the facility. Responsible for completion of or supervising young adults in duties such as: general organization of supplies, kitchen, food storage, household cleanliness and assurance of health and safety standards.

position title

Quality Parenting Initiative Project Supervisor (download more information)

program name

"Our Community, Our Kids"

job type Full-Time
hours

Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm

location OCOK Benbrook Office
education

Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university and 3+years relevant management experience, or commensurate combination of relevant experience and education.

experience

Three years of experience in social services/education and/or behavioral health with an understanding of the child welfare system.  The successful candidate must be able to navigate comfortable across multiple constituency groups, including neighborhood representatives, individuals from the state and local government agencies, foster parents and community partners.  Non-profit or government work experience preferred.  Demonstrated experience with working in community relations for a fast-paced, ever-changing organization.  The employee has outstanding writing, presentation and communication skills and editorial expertise.   Proven excellent interpersonal communication, teamwork and organizational skills. Must have comprehensive knowledge of a variety of computer software applications in word processing, spreadsheets, database and presentation software, including Word, Excel, and other MS Office products.

description

The Quality Parenting Initiative Project Supervisor deals with a diverse group of important external clients and internal contacts at all levels of the organization. This position is responsible for integrating an implementing a well-designed and well-thought out tactical plan that promotes the health and access to health for foster children. 

position title

Foster Care / Adoption Home Study Specialist (download more information)

program name

Foster Care and Adoption

job type Full-Time
hours

Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm

location Wichita Street
education

Bachelor’s degree required in Social Work or related fields.

experience

Minimum of one year experience working in social services setting or Foster Care/Adoption programs. Proficiency in MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook). Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Strong project management, customer service and organizational skills. Ability to work independently.

description

Responsible for the Development and Completion of Foster/Adoptive Parent Home Studies.

position title

Facilities Technician (download more information)

program name

Facilities

job type Full-Time
hours

Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm

location Wichita Street, with potential travel to all campuses
education

High School diploma or GED required.

experience

Experience in general maintenance such as grounds, janitorial, painting, vehicle maintenance, and the completion of maintenance related duties.

description

Complete facilities duties as directed by the Director of Facilities or Lead Facilities Technician.  Duties can include grounds, mowing, janitorial, painting, completing facilities requests, and general maintenance. The job requires sensitivity to the service population’s cultural and socioeconomic characteristics.

position title

Live- In Youth Care Specialists (Married Couple) (download more information)

program name

Wedgwood - Residential

job type Full-Time
hours

Full-Time, Live-In

location Wedgwood Homes
education

High School diploma or GED required; A Bachelor’s degree in a human service field from an accredited college or university preferred.

experience

Six months of direct care and positive guidance experience of youth. Effective listening and communication skills, understanding of children, youth, and families in crisis.

description

To provide safety, basic care, a supportive learning experience, and provide empathic adult guidance to clients. A Youth Care Specialist requires sensitivity to the service population’s cultural and socioeconomic characteristics.  The residential programs work to build on the client’s strengths, assists them to create solutions, and discover hope for their future. Oversee the physical care of the facility, the daily supervision, basic needs, medical and emotional care, and overall safety
of clients in care. Use and support a Trauma Informed Care model.  Responsible for completion of duties such as meal preparation, laundry, general organization of supplies, kitchen, food storage, household cleanliness, and assurance of health and safety standards.

position title

Accountant (download more information)

program name

Finance

job type Full Time
hours

Monday-Friday, 8 am - 5 pm

location Wichita Street
education

Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Business required. 

experience

At least three years of general accounting experience including A/P & A/R, General Ledger, Payroll, MS Word, & MS Excel preferred.  MS Excel proficiency at an intermediate level required.  Experience with Abila (formerly Sage) MIP software a plus.  Nonprofit experience a plus.

description

The Accountant will be responsible for various accounting functions which may include reconciling accounts, researching variances, preparing audit schedules and reports, reviewing financial reports, preparing government compliance reports and other general accounting duties.

position title

Data Entry Specialist (download more information)

program name

"Our Community, Our Kids"

job type Full Time
hours

Monday-Friday, 8 am - 5 pm

location Benbrook OCOK Office
education

High School Diploma or GED required.  Bachelor’s degree preferred.

experience

A minimum of six months of experience working in data entry and/or related experience with some knowledge of the regulations that guide residential services is required.

description

Responsible for the data entry and reporting of youth’s information referred to the Agency. Promotes the well-being of children, participates in staff meetings/trainings and coordinates with staff from other agencies involved in providing services to children.

position title

Belltower Event Staff (download more information)

program name

Belltower Chapel

job type Temporary
hours

Hours vary, as needed

location Wichita Street
education

A high school diploma or GED is preferred.

experience

Previous job experience is preferred, but not required.

description

Seasonal/temporary/part-time position responsible for event setup and breakdown, site security and site maintenance under the direction of the assigned Event Facility Coordinator.

position title

Part Time On-Call Intake Specialist (download more information)

program name

"Our Community, Our Kids"

job type Part Time
hours

Varies, On-Call

location Benbrook, OCOK Office
education

A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university is required; a Master's degree in Social Work or related field is preferred.

experience

A minimum of two years experience working with children, youth, and families in the foster care system or related experience with some knowledge of the regulations that guide residential services is required.

description

Responsible for processing referrals and placing youth referred to the Agency by TDFPS and other agencies during over-nights and/or week-end hours. Promotes the well-being of children, participates in staff meetings/trainings, and coordinates with staff from other agencies involved in providing services to children. Performs the following duties directly; receives and reviews youth referral and intake information from DFPS staff. Accepts and coordinates appropriate placement of youth in properly trained and licensed facilities within timelines required. Handles crisis calls and emergencies which are called into OCOK intake line.

position title

Foster Care / Adoption Specialist (download more information)

program name

Foster Care / Adoption

job type Full Time
hours

Monday-Friday, 8 am - 5 pm

location Wichita Street Campus
education

A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university is required; a Masters degree in social work or related field is preferred.

experience

A minimum of two years of documented full time work experience in a child-placing agency is required with a Bachelor degree.

description

Provides clinical and technical support to Foster/Adopt parents through intensive case management services, crisis management, home visits, weekly contact, monitoring of standards compliance, documentation, ongoing training and advocacy. The job requires sensitivity to the services population’s cultural and socioeconomic characteristics.

position title

Foster Care / Adoption Supervisor (download more information)

program name

Foster Care / Adoption

job type Full Time
hours

Monday-Friday, 8 am - 5 pm

location Wichita Street Campus
education

A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university is required; a Masters degree in social work or related field is preferred.

experience

A minimum of three years of experience working with youth and families or related experience with some knowledge of the regulations that guide a foster/adopt program is required with a Bachelor’s degree.

OR

A minimum of two years of experience working with youth and families or related experience with some knowledge of the regulations that guide a foster/adopt program is required with a Masters degree.

description

To assist in the monitoring of foster care/adoption services delivered by ACH Child and Family Services through direct supervision of Foster/Adopt Specialists.  The Foster Care/Adoption Supervisor will be responsible for providing leadership, ensuring compliance with all standards and contract requirements, and will provide direct supervision on all foster/adopt cases as assign.

position title

OCOK Care Coordinator (download more information)

program name

"Our Community, Our Kids"

job type Full-Time
hours

Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm

location Benbrook OCOK Office
education

A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university is required; a Masters degree in social work or related field is preferred.

experience

A minimum of one year of experience working with children, youth and families in foster care or related experience with some knowledge of the regulations that guide residential services is required. Experience working with children and youth through the adoption process is preferred.

description

Responsible for coordinating and approving services for youth placed with OCOK. Promotes the well-being of children, participates in staff meetings/trainings and coordinates with staff from other agencies involved in providing services to children. Performs the following duties directly: Receives and reviews youth placement information to make determination of services.  Accepts and coordinates appropriate services and level of care for the youth within timelines required.

position title

STAR Counselor (download more information)

program name

The STAR Program

job type Part Time (PRN)
hours

Varies

location Wichita Campus
education

BA / BS in Psychology, social services, or related field. Masters preferred.

experience

Minimum of one year experience working with at-risk youth, providing crisis intervention, intake, and assesment, case management, or individual and family therapy is required. Ability to demonstrate and quickly acquire strong skills in crisis intervention, Solution Focused therapy, group facilitation, and public relations required. Excellent communication and time management skills required.

description

Respond to service requests within 24 hours with crisis intervention to stabilize circumstances of family conflict, truancy and incidents of running away. Provide in-home or in community assesment and family preservation services, including counseling, case management, and skill-based groups. Prepare and submit all required paperwork and reports, in a timely manner. The job requires sensitivity to the service population's cultrural and socioeconomic characteristics.

position title

The LIFE Project Case Manager (download more information)

program name

The LIFE Project

job type Full-Time
hours

Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm

location Wichita Street Campus
education

A Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or related field from an accredited college or university is preferred.

experience

Three years’ experience and skill in social service programs with preference given to those who have worked with young adults aging out of foster care or working with young adults in community programs. Experience addressing problems and issues young adults may experience in The LIFE Project; knowledge, skills or experience assisting young adults in accessing and using governmental and community resources.

description

Management of The LIFE Project operations to ensure quality services to clients and compliance with all contract requirements. The LIFE Project Case Manager works with young adults in the custody of TDFPS to assist them in meeting their goals leading toward independent living. The position requires sensitivity to the service population’s cultural and socioeconomic characteristics.

position title

Bookkeeper (download more information)

program name

Finance

job type Full-Time
hours

Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm

location Wichita Street Campus
education

Associates Degree in Accounting or equivalent experience.

experience

General bookkeeping/accounting experience including A/P & A/R, General Ledger, 401(k), Payroll, MS Word, & MS Excel.  Experience with Sage MIP software and/or third party payroll software a plus.  Grant billing experience desired.

description

The Bookkeeper will be responsible for various accounting functions which may include processing vendor invoices and revenue receipts, coding for proper financial classification, auditing for budget conformance and appropriate approvals, reconciling accounts, timesheet and payroll processing, billing funding sources for program services and expenses, and other general accounting duties.

position title

Foster Care Program Support Specialist (download more information)

program name

Foster Care

job type Full Time
hours

Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm

location Wichita Campus
education

High School education or equivalent. Bachelor's degree preferred.

experience

Minimum of one year experience working with foster care/adoption records . Minimum of one year of experience auditing records for State licensing requirements. Proficiency in MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Strong project management, customer service and organizational skills with attention to details.

description

Entering required data into current client data base, producing reports from the data base and develop tracking system.

position title

Quality Improvement and Contract Specialist (download more information)

program name

Our Community, Our Kids

job type Full-Time
hours

Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm

location Benbrook Offices
education

A Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, or related degree required.  

experience Two years of experience in a Health or Social Service organization. Child-placing agency experience given preference.
description

Work closely with the OCOK Director of Quality Improvement and Contracting to manage the Provider Network quality improvement process and compliance to the terms and outcomes of their contracts.  This position is responsible for ensuring that the quality of services is monitored and tracked, including out-of-home services, protective supervision and adoption-related services. Assists in the development and implementation of performance improvement plans, tracks results, monitors and reports the outcomes. Ensures contract compliance of provider network.

position title

Youth Care Specialist (download more information)

program name

Residential Behavioral Care, Emergency Youth Shelter, Wedgewood

job type  Full-Time, Part-Time, Live-In Respite
hours

All hours and shifts vary.

location Varies
education

High School diploma or GED required; A Bachelor’s degree in a human service field from an accredited college or university preferred.

experience

Six months of direct care and positive guidance experience of youth. Effective listening and communication skills, understanding of children, youth, and families in crisis.

description

To provide safety, basic care, a supportive learning experience, and provide empathic adult guidance to clients. A Youth Care Specialist requires sensitivity to the service population’s cultural and socioeconomic characteristics.  The Youth Care Specialist will support various programs including Behavioral Care group home, Emergency Youth Shelter, Families Together or LIFE Project.  The residential programs work to build on the client’s strengths, assists them to create solutions, and discover hope for their future.

position title

Shelter Team Supervisor (download more information)

program name Emergency Youth Shelter job type Part-Time
hours

Saturday & Sunday, 

7AM-3:30PM & 3PM - 11:30PM

location Summit Campus
education

High school diploma required. Bachelor's degree in human services field preferred.

experience

At least one year of direct care experience required. Experience would include crisis intervention, building rapport, and engaging children and youth in activities. One year supervisory experience preferred. Strengths include initative, leadership skills, innovative, strong communication skills, and interest in training opportunities for personal development. 

description

Responsible for achieving the goals and program objectives of the program. Provides supervision of clients; maintains confidentiality; implements crisis intervention; assists clients to achieve their goals; assists client and family to achieve reunification (unless alternative placement is necessary); adheres to the policies and procedures of the program, TDFPS, and the agency. Requires sensitivity to the service population’s cultural and socioeconomic characteristics. 

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