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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

Bookkeeper (download more information)

program name

Finance

job type Full-Time
hours

Monday - Friday, 8AM - 5PM

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

AIRS Counselor (download more information)

program name

AIRS

job type Full Time
hours

Monday - Friday, 9:30 - 6:30 pm

location Wichita Campus
education

BA/BS in human services or related field. Bi-lingial skills strongly preferred.

experience

Minimum of 1 year of experience working with youth and/or families experiencing emotional crises, providing assessment, de-escalation and crisis intervention is required.  Experience successfully delivering hotline or crisis line services over the telephone or in person is preferred.

description

Referrals to ACH programs and other community agencies as determined by AIRS Counselor’s assessment of youth and family’s needs.  Provides agency’s primary and time sensitive assessment and crisis intervention response to telephone callers, walk-in clients and non-crisis voicemail/email inquiries for assistance or program information.    Collect and distribute client information.  Offer in-depth knowledge to ACH program staff concerning community resources available to youth and families with specialized needs. The job requires sensitivity to the service population’s cultural and socioeconomic characteristics.

position title

Training Coordinator (download more information)

program name

Evaluation & Accreditation

job type Part Time
hours

Daytime

location Wichita Campus
education

Bachelor's degree preferred.

experience

Competence in MS Office and other common software applications.

description Organize and document employee training. Ability to work effectively across departmental units to coordinate traning-related activities. Ability to administer complex web-based applications to track and monitor training. Manage Continuing Education Units (CEUs) and ensure compliance with associated regulatory requirements. 
position title

STAR Counselor (download more information)

program name

The STAR Program

job type Part Time (PRN)
hours

Monday - Friday, 8-5 pm

location Wichita Campus
education

BA / BS in Psychology, social services, or related field. Extensive relevant experience may substitute for complete degree. 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

Foster Care Data Specialist (download more information)

program name

Foster Care

job type Full Time
hours

Monday - Friday, 8-5 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

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

program name

Foster Care

job type Full Time
hours

Monday - Friday, 8-5 pm

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

Youth Care Specialist (download more information)

program name

Behavioral Care

job type Full Time and Part-Time (Varies)
hours

Varies

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

Six months of direct care and positive guidance experience of youth in a residential or professional setting. 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. The residential programs work to build on the client’s strengths, assists them to create solutions, and discover hope for their future. The job requires sensitivity to the service population’s cultural and socioeconomic characteristics.

position title

The LIFE Project Mentor (download more information)

program name

The LIFE Project

job type Part Time
hours

Overnight Shift

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

Data Entry Specialist (download more information)

program name

OCOK

job type Full-Time
hours

Monday - Friday, 8AM-5PM

location OCOK Campus
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

Supervisor (download more information)

program name

Foster Care and Adoption

job type Full Time
hours

Monday-Friday, 8AM-5PM

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

Case Manager (download more information)

program name

LIFE Project

job type Part-Time
hours

Varies upon shift

location Wichita Street Campus
education

Bachelor’s degree in Human Services or related field is preferred, but not required.

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

Focuses on supporting young adults in the custody of TDFPS as they move towards independence. Do you have the desire and drive to make a lasting impact on young adults in their journey to adulthood? Are you organized and able to manage program operations to ensure quality services to clients while maintaining compliance with all porgram contract requirements? Are you willing to support and assist young adults in achieving their goals leading toward independent living? Apply now for a chance to be a Case Manager with The LIFE Project!

position title

Quality Improvement and Contract Specialist (download more information)

program name

Our Community, Our Kids

job type Full-Time
hours

Monday - Friday, 8AM - 5PM

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  Part-Time, Live-In Respite
hours

Part-Time (Weekend):
Sat - Sun, 7AM - 330PM

Live-In Respite:
Thursday 9AM - Monday 9AM

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. 

position title

Specialist (download more information)

program name

Foster Care and Adoption

job type Full Time
hours

Monday-Friday, 8AM-5PM

location Wichita Street Campus
education

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

experience

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

description

Provides clinical and technical support to Foster/Adoptive parents through intensive case management services, crisis managment, home visits, weekly contact, monitoring of standards compliance, documentation, and ongoing training and advocacy.

position title Facilities Technician (download more information)
program name Facilities Services job type Full-Time
hours Varies location Varies
education High school diploma or GED required.
experience Experience in general maintenance such as grounds keeping, mowing, janitorial work, painting, and other maintenance-related duties required. Must possess valid Texas driver's license and be able to operate several types of vehicles including multi-passenger vans, trucks, tractors and riding lawn mowers.
description Responsible for completing facilities duties including grounds keeping, mowing, janitorial work, painting, and other facilities and general maintenance requests. Ability to tolerate physical activity such as walking, standing, climbing, lifting and squatting, and the ability to lift 50lbs (100lbs with assistance) on a regular basis required.

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