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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

Safe Place Coordinator (download more information)

program name

Safe Place

job type

Full-Time

hours

Monday-Friday, 8AM-5PM

location

Wichita Campus

education

BA/BS in psychology, social services, or related field preferred. Masters a plus. 

experience

Two years cumulative experience working with at-risk youth, crisis intervention, intake and assessment is required. One year
experience in community/business collaboration, media relations.  Volunteer recruitment and training preferred

description

Develop, establish and maintain a network of Safe Place locations throughout Tarrant County in conjunction with community
collaboration and a network of volunteers. Provide presentations in schools and at community events. Promote the program throughout the area. Provide crisis intervention to Youth in crisis. The job requires sensitivity to the service population’s cultural and socioeconomic characteristics.

position title

STAR Counselor (download more information)

program name

Services To At Risk Youth - STAR

job type Full-Time & Part-Time (PRN)
hours

Hours Vary Based on Job Type

location Wichita Campus & Hill County
education

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

experience

A minimum of one year experience working with at-risk youth, providing crisis intervention, intake and assessment, case management or individual and family therapy is required.  Ability to demonstrate and quickly acquire strong skills in crisis intervention, Solution Focused Brief Therapy, trauma informed care,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 assessment and family preservation services, including counseling, case-management and skills-based groups.  Prepare and submit all required paperwork and reports, in a timely manner. The job requires sensitivity to the service population’s cultural and socioeconomic characteristics.

position title

Director of Marketing (download more information)

program name

Fund Development

job type

Full-Time

hours

Monday-Friday, 8AM-5PM

location

Wichita Campus

education

Bachelor’s Degree in marketing, journalism, communications, or related field is required; an advanced related degree is preferred. 

experience

This role requires a minimum of five years of experience in progressive marketing or communications management roles.  This candidate has demonstrated experience and leadership in developing and managing a comprehensive strategic communications, media relations, and marketing program to advance an organization's mission and goals.  An understanding of the unique marketing needs and approaches of non-profit organizations similar to ACH Child and Family Services is preferred.  Success in this position requires an innovative thinker, with a track record for translating strategic thinking into action plans and output.  Proven ability to influence and engage staff across all levels to attain goals and deliver projects. Ability to make decisions in a changing environment and anticipate future needs. 

Extensive and exceptional interpersonal, presenting, writing and editing experience (externally focused) with a variety of print and online communications media is required.  The candidate has demonstrated capability to effectively interface with an executive team, Board of Directors and staff.  A demonstrated and direct experience of at least of three years in planning, writing, editing, and production of newsletters, press releases, annual reports, marketing literature, and other print publications and directories. 

description

The Director of Marketing reports to the Chief Development Officer (CDO) and will be responsible for the development of ACH Child and Family Service’s marketing and communication strategy.  This person will assist the CDO in directly managing the marketing and communications activities that promote, enhance, and protect the organization's brand reputation.  This will include the development, integration, and implementation of a broad range of public relations activities relative to the strategic direction and positioning of the organization and its leadership.  This position leads the creation and implementation of support materials and services in the area of marketing, communications and public relations.

position title

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

program name

Foster Care and Adoption

job type

Full-Time

hours

Monday-Friday, 8AM-5PM

location

Wichita Campus

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

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. Bi-lingual 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 / Licensed Vocational 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 licensed Vocational Nurse or 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

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

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

Residential Programs

job type Full-Time & Part-Time
hours

All hours and shifts vary.

location Residential Locations
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

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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