EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Director of Social Services- Tennessee

America World Adoption Association, an evangelical Christian non-profit international adoption agency based in McLean, Virginia is seeking a part time Director of Social Services to work in TN.

Responsibilities include conducting/supervising home studies and post placements; obtaining and maintaining the agency’s license in accordance with state regulations; conducting home study orientation meetings and training for families; managing a network of as-needed social workers to conduct home studies and post placements with families; conducting initial on-the-job training for home study coordinators; assisting public relations managers with adoption events as needed; meeting with families in the office or at the family’s home during or after business hours.

The qualified candidate is a committed believer in Jesus Christ as revealed in the Bible, has dynamic skills to communicate with prospective families the blessing of adoption, is thorough and complete in dealing with all issues and problems, is a self-starter and able to follow through on tasks, has excellent verbal/written communication skills, and has basic computer skills (MS Word, Excel, Outlook).

Master’s degree in Social Work or human services/child welfare field preferred with at least two years’ experience in adoption social work.

Qualified applicants should submit a letter of interest, resume, and statement of faith** to affiliatehr@awaa.org or fax to 866-698-9091.
Director of Social Services- Pennsylvania

America World Adoption Association, an evangelical Christian non-profit international adoption agency based in McLean, Virginia is seeking a part-time Director of Social Services to work in Pennsylvania.

Responsibilities include conducting/supervising home studies and post placements; obtaining and maintaining the agency’s license in accordance with state regulations; conducting home study orientation meetings and training for families; managing a network of as-needed social workers to conduct home studies and post placements with families; conducting initial on-the-job training for home study coordinators; assisting public relations managers with adoption events as needed; meeting with families in the office or at the family’s home during or after business hours.

The qualified candidate is a committed believer in Jesus Christ as revealed in the Bible, has dynamic skills to communicate with prospective families the blessing of adoption, is thorough and complete in dealing with all issues and problems, is a self-starter and able to follow through on tasks, has excellent verbal/written communication skills, and has basic computer skills (MS Word, Excel, Outlook).

Master’s degree in Social Work or human services/child welfare field preferred with at least two years’ experience in adoption social work, or Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or a related field combined with four years’ experience in adoption social work.

Qualified applicants should submit a letter of interest, resume, and statement of faith** to affiliatehr@awaa.org or fax to 866-698-9091.

Staff Accountant - McLean, VA

America World Adoption Association, a Christian nonprofit international adoption agency based in McLean, Virginia, is seeking a Staff Accountant to work at its corporate headquarters in McLean, Virginia.

Basic responsibilities of this entry-level accounting position include:

  • Processing / data entry of accounts payable and accounts receivable
  • Monthly reconciliations of credit card statements and invoices
  • Basic administrative functions and other duties as assigned
  • Suitable candidates will exhibit a strong Christian faith and passion for adoption and orphan care. An accounting degree is desired, but not required. The ideal candidate will possess two years of prior accounting experience and demonstrated proficiency with Great Plains Dynamics, ADP PayExpert, and Microsoft Office. The ability to work in a collaborative, fast-paced environment, strong organizational skills and the initiative and eagerness to take on the job are a must! Local applicants only!

    Qualified candidates - please submit your letter of interest, a statement of faith,** and resume via e-mail in MS Word or PDF format to Human Resources. Resume submissions without required documents will not be reviewed.

    ** To learn about what a statement of faith entails, please visit our website

Home Study Coordinator- Memphis, TN

America World Adoption Association, a Christian, non-profit international adoption agency based in McLean, VA is seeking an adoption Home Study Coordinator to work in the Memphis/Jackson, TN area on a part-time, as-needed basis.

Responsibilities include conducting and writing home studies and post placements; assisting the public relations team with seminars or adoption events as needed; meeting with adoptive families during or after business hours. The qualified candidate is a committed believer in Jesus Christ as revealed in the Bible, has dynamic skills to communicate with prospective families the blessing of adoption, is thorough and complete in dealing with all issues and problems, is a self-starter and able to follow through on tasks, has excellent verbal/written communication skills, and has basic computer skills (MS Word, Excel, Outlook).

Master’s degree in Social Work or human services/child welfare field preferred with at least two years’ experience in adoption social work or Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or a related field combined with four years’ experience in adoption social work.

Qualified applicants should submit a letter of interest, resume, and statement of faith** to affiliatehr@awaa.org or fax to 866-698-9091.

Home Study Coordinator- Northern Indiana

America World Adoption Association, a Christian, non-profit international adoption agency based in McLean, VA is seeking an adoption Home Study Coordinator to work in the Northern Indiana area on a part-time, as-needed basis.

Responsibilities include conducting and writing home studies and post placements; assisting the public relations team with seminars or adoption events as needed; meeting with adoptive families during or after business hours. The qualified candidate is a committed believer in Jesus Christ as revealed in the Bible, has dynamic skills to communicate with prospective families the blessing of adoption, is thorough and complete in dealing with all issues and problems, is a self-starter and able to follow through on tasks, has excellent verbal/written communication skills, and has basic computer skills (MS Word, Excel, Outlook).

Master’s degree in Social Work or human services/child welfare field preferred with at least two years’ experience in adoption social work or Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or a related field combined with four years’ experience in adoption social work.

Qualified applicants should submit a letter of interest, resume, and statement of faith** to affiliatehr@awaa.org or fax to 866-698-9091.

Home Study Coordinator - Tucson, AZ

America World Adoption Association, an evangelical Christian non-profit international adoption agency, is seeking an adoption Home Study Coordinator to work in the Tucson, AZ area on a part-time, as-needed basis.

Responsibilities include conducting and writing home studies and post placements; assisting the public relations team with adoption fellowship groups and seminars as needed; meeting with adoptive families during or after business hours. The qualified candidate is a committed believer in Jesus Christ as revealed in the Bible, has dynamic skills to communicate with prospective families the blessing of adoption, is thorough and complete in dealing with all issues and problems, is a self-starter and able to follow through on tasks, has excellent verbal/written communication skills, and has basic computer skills (MS Word, Excel, Outlook).

Master’s degree in Social Work or human services/child welfare field preferred with at least two years’ experience in adoption social work or Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or a related field combined with four years’ experience in adoption social work.

Interested applicants should e-mail cover letter, resume, and Statement of Faith** to affiliatehr@awaa.org or fax to 866-698-9091.

Home Study Coordinator- Northwestern Texas

America World Adoption Association, a Christian non-profit international adoption agency based in McLean, VA is seeking part time, as needed adoption Home Study Coordinators in the Lubbock and Odessa areas.

Responsibilities include conducting and writing home studies and post placements; assisting the public relations team with seminars or adoption events as needed; meeting with adoptive families during or after business hours. The qualified candidate is a committed believer in Jesus Christ as revealed in the Bible, has dynamic skills to communicate with prospective families the blessing of adoption, is thorough and complete in dealing with all issues and problems, is a self-starter and able to follow through on tasks, has excellent verbal/written communication skills, and has basic computer skills (MS Word, Excel, Outlook).

Master’s degree in Social Work or human services/child welfare field preferred with at least two years’ experience in adoption social work or Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or a related field combined with four years’ experience in adoption social work.

Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, resume, and statement of faith** to affiliatehr@awaa.org or fax to 866-698-9091.

Home Study Coordinator - South Florida

America World Adoption Association, an evangelical Christian non-profit international adoption agency, is seeking an adoption Home Study Coordinator to work in the South Florida (Port St. Lucie, Jupiter, or West Palm Beach) area on a part-time, as-needed basis.

Responsibilities include conducting and writing home studies and post placements; assisting the public relations team with adoption fellowship groups and seminars as needed; meeting with adoptive families during or after business hours. The qualified candidate is a committed believer in Jesus Christ as revealed in the Bible, has dynamic skills to communicate with prospective families the blessing of adoption, is thorough and complete in dealing with all issues and problems, is a self-starter and able to follow through on tasks, has excellent verbal/written communication skills, and has basic computer skills (MS Word, Excel, Outlook).

Master’s degree in Social Work or human services/child welfare field preferred with at least two years’ experience in adoption social work or Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or a related field combined with four years’ experience in adoption social work.

Interested applicants should e-mail cover letter, resume, and Statement of Faith** to affiliatehr@awaa.org or fax to 866-698-9091.

Internships

America World Adoption Association is seeking individuals to serve as summer interns (unpaid) in several departments. Part-time and full-time internships are available in public relations, adoption programs, and office administration.

The qualified candidate is a committed believer in Jesus Christ as revealed in the Bible, feels a calling to be involved with adoption and orphan care, is currently seeking a degree in a field relevant to the applicable department (e.g. social work, human services, public relations, human resources/office administration, etc.), and possesses basic computer skills.

Interested applicants should email cover letter, resume, and Statement of Faith** to Human Resources.

**STATEMENT OF FAITH

What is a Statement of Faith? A Statement of Faith is a brief description of your Christian faith and how you believe it would impact your involvement with America World. It should include, at a minimum, a brief narrative of your faith journey and how that journey has continued to shape your daily life, along with a description of the spiritual disciplines that have helped to develop your faith.

Why do we require a Statement of Faith?
As an agency, America World exists to help America’s families and the world’s orphans experience the love of Jesus Christ through the Spirit of Adoption. We strive to support families in the adoption journey, as well as promote the placement of as many children into Christian homes as possible. By requiring that our staff members are experiencing a growing relationship with Christ, we are able to provide the Christian support and guidance that helps realize this vision.



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