Foster Care Specialist, Sunrise Children’s Services – Owensboro, KY 42301

Foster Care Specialist
Sunrise Children’s ServicesOwensboro, KY 42301

Looking for passionate individuals willing to make a difference in the lives of children.

Position immediately available at our Owensboro Foster Care location.

Excellent benefits package available; vacation and sick accrued time; must be 21 years of age and have a valid drivers license; and must be able to pass a drug screen and background checks


  • Education: Master’s degree preferred but will consider a Bachelor’s degree in social work, human services or a related area.
  • Experience: Two to five years related experience required if applicant does not have a Master’s degree.

Duties include, but not limited to :

  • Processes placements for foster homes and completes placement paperwork.
  • Develops and monitors the treatment of each child in the assigned foster home, which will include meetings with the child’s legal guardian(s), court appearances and transportation to appointments.
  • Creates a safe, secure, and sanitary environment for clients per program/agency policies.
  • Communicates/disseminates information to internal and external support systems.
  • Arranges and conducts home visits in order to provide supervision of foster parents to educate and model appropriate techniques as well as provide emotional, spiritual, and physical support.
  • Exhibits professionalism at all times when representing Sunrise Children’s Services.
  • In conjunction with the Program Director, ensures regulatory compliance.
  • Completes all paperwork within the agency guidelines.
  • Provides transportation for clients when needed.

Job Type: Full-time

Required education:

  • Bachelor’s

Required experience:

  • social or human services: 2 years

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