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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 (137 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

Foster Care / Adoptions Supervisor (download more information)

program name

Foster Care & Adoptions

job type Full-Time
hours

Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm

location Arlington 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.

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

Foster Care / Adoptions Specialist (download more information)

program name

Foster Care & Adoptions

job type Full-Time
hours

Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm

location Wichita Campus
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 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

Bookkeeper (download more information)

program name

Finance

job type Part-Time
hours

Part-Time

location Wichita 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

Registered Nurse (download more information)

program name

Residential

job type Part-Time
hours

Varies as needed

location Wedgwood, as well as providing services to all ACH Campuses
education

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, or an Associate Degree in Nursing currently licensed by State of Texas as a Registered Nurse.

experience

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, or an Associate Degree in Nursing currently licensed by State of Texas as a Registered Nurse.

description

Monitor and provide medical education for agency to ensure medications and treatments for children and youth are conducted in accordance with approved nursing techniques, licensing standards and physician’s instructions. Maintain accurate medical records of children and youth in care. Provide medically related functions necessary for agency to fulfill the requirements of government regulations. The job requires sensitivity to the services population’s cultural and socioeconomic characteristics.

position title

Systems and Support Manager (download more information)

program name

IT

job type Full-Time
hours

Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm

location Wichita Campus
education

Bachelor’s degree in technical field preferred.

experience

Four or more years of experience in customer service. Two or more years of experience supporting database technologies. Knowledge of HIPAA and other privacy laws. Knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices and procedures within the field of social services

description

Ensure ACH programs and administration receive IT and facilities support needed to fulfill ACH’s mission.

position title

Case Manager Supervisor (download more information)

program name

The LIFE Project

job type Full-Time
hours

Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm

location Wichita Campus
education

Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or related field from an accredited college or university required; master’s degree in Social Work or related field 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 worked with young adults in community programs. Two years of supervision experience required.

description

Management of The LIFE Project Case Managers to ensure quality services to clients and compliance with the contract. The Case Manager Supervisor works with program clients 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

Program Support Specialist I (download more information)

program name

Foster Care & Adoptions

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. Responsible for managing foster family facility logs and education logs in Kaleidacare.  Responsible for managing ongoing licensing requirements for foster families in collaboration with foster adopt specialists by developing tracking systems and notifying families in a timely way when documents are coming due.  Responsible for initial submission and timely follow up of all background clearances for prospective families as well as childcare providers and frequent visitors.  Requires sensitivity to the service population’s cultural and socioeconomic characteristics.  Requires the ability to communicate with foster/ adopt families and assist them in maintaining licensing standards.  Requires knowledge of the minimum licensing standards for foster parents and adoptive parents as well as other contractual agreements.  Requires the ability to manage systems, enter sensitive data in a timely manner as well as ongoing follow up.

position title

Placement Specialist I (download more information)

program name

Foster Care & Adoptions

job type Full-Time
hours

Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm

location Wichita Campus
education

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in social work or related field.

experience

A minimum of one year of documented full time work experience in a child-placing agency is required with a Bachelor’s degree.  A Masters degree in Social Work, Counseling or related field can substitute for one year of experience with a CPA.

description

To manage all admissions to the Foster Care Department through screening and assessment of all referrals, matching with current family openings, and facilitating placements. Must have excellent verbal and communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively with youth, families, collaborating agencies, community professionals, and ACH Child and Family Services staff.

position title

Youth Transition Specialist (download more information)

program name

Paving the Way

job type Full-Time
hours

Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm

location Wichita Campus
education

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

experience

One to two years’ experience and skill in social service programs with preference given to those who have experience with young adults aging out of foster care, juvenile system or working with young adults in community programs. Preferred experience living in and/or aging out of the foster care system. Experience addressing problems and issues with these young adults; knowledge, skills or experience assisting young adults in accessing and using governmental and community resources.

description

Management of Paving the Way to ensure quality services to clients and compliance with all contract requirements. The Youth Transition Specialist works with young adults ages 16-21 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

Facilities Technician (download more information)

program name

Facilities Maintenance

job type Full-Time
hours

Monday - Friday, and On-Call Every Third Weekend

location Wichita Campus, providing support to all ACH campuses
education

High School Diploma or GED required. HVAC EPA Certification preferred (will provide HVAC training / certification if needed).

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. Ability to tolerate physical activity, such as walking, standing, climbing, lifting, and squatting.  Must be able to lift 50 pounds. Requires good hearing and vision, to assess health, safety and occupational hazards quickly and must be able to respond to a variety of work assignments.  Must possess a valid Texas driver’s license and be able to operate several types of vehicles:  multi-passenger van, trucks, tractors, and standard passenger cars.  Must have a driving record, which is within the guidelines of the insurance underwriter.  Must not have been charged with or convicted of a felony or criminal offense against a child.

position title

Belltower Event Coordinator (download more information)

program name

Belltower Chapel

job type Part-Time
hours

Hours Vary Based on Events

location Wichita Campus, Belltower Chapel
education

High School Diploma.

experience

Event Management, Service and/or Banquet Industry. Wedding Planning or Coordination preferred.

description

Seasonal/temporary/part-time positionresponsible for event setup and supervision, facility operations and staff supervision. Responsible for developing event plans, and executing weddings and events per given event plans; supervising event staff; serving as customer service representative to clients throughout wedding planning and events; ensuring that chapel facility is appropriately prepared for events, adequately maintained during events and returned to acceptable conditions after events. Must provide supervision & coaching to ACH Work Skills participants. Occasionally provide backup to administrative staff for facility tours. Ability to tolerate physical activity such as walking, standing, climbing, lifting, and squatting.  Must be able to lift 50-75 pounds on a continual basis.  Must be able to respond to a variety of work assignments such as setting up tables, chairs and other furniture items for weddings and events; serving as parking lot attendants/security and providing some janitorial services (emptying trash, maintaining cleanliness in bathroom facilities, etc.) during events; post-event breakdown and cleanup.  Must not have been charged with or convicted of a felony or criminal offense against a child.

 

position title

Volunteer Mentoring Coordinator (download more information)

program name

Fund Development

job type Part-Time
hours

Hours Vary (possible nights and weekends)

location Summit Offices
education

High School Diploma. Bachelor’s degree preferred.

experience

One to three years administrative or customer service experience organizing and supporting volunteers or mentors, in a non-profit, required.   The Volunteer Mentoring Coordinator must have knowledge of community and volunteer resources.  

description

Under the direction of the Volunteer Services Manager, assist in the building of strong relationships with the community, organizations, etc. to implement a comprehensive volunteer recruitment and retention strategy.  This position will recruit, train and oversee volunteers with an emphasis on mentoring placement and support and work with staff throughout the agency with a goal of building successful partnerships and experiences for ACH and the volunteer program. The job requires sensitivity to the population’s cultural and socioeconomic characteristics.

position title

Mentor (download more information)

program name

The LIFE Project

job type Full-Time & Part-Time & Live-In Residental
hours

Shifts vary based on full-time or part-time or "live-in".

location Wichita Street Campus
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

To provide safety, a supportive learning experience and empathic adult guidance to young adults in The LIFE Project. The LIFE Project Mentor works to build on clients’ strengths, assists them to create solutions and helps them discover hope for their futures. The position requires sensitivity to the service population’s cultural and socioeconomic characteristics.

position title

Team Supervisor (download more information)

program name

Emergency Youth Shelter

job type Part-Time
hours

All hours and shifts vary.

location Summit Campus
education

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

experience

One year of direct care experience. Experience with crisis intervention, building rapport, and engaging children and youth in activities preferred. One year supervisory experience preferred.

description

Responsible for achieving the goals and program objectives of the program; supervision of team members; provide supervision of clients; maintain confidentiality; implement crisis intervention; assist clients to achieve their goals; assist client and family to achieve reunification (unless alternative placement is necessary); to adhere to the policies and procedures of the program, TDFPS, and the agency. The job requires sensitivity to the service population’s cultural and socioeconomic characteristics.

position title

Live-In Youth Care Specialists (Single) (download more information)

program name

Wedgwood Residential Program

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

Event Staff (download more information)

program name

Belltower Chapel & Garden

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

Youth Care Specialist (download more information)

program name

Behavioral Care, Emergency Youth Shelter, Wedgwood Residential, and "Our Community, Our Kids" programs

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.

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