Child Welfare Program Director

Full-Time Director

Position Overview:

  • Assures that contract requirements for Family Preservation Services are met through leadership, supervision and training of all staff
  • Represents the agency as one of the primary liaisons to DCF and participates in statewide or regional stakeholder meetings, policy, program improvement or advisory groups
  • Directly supervises team members and performs all supervisory responsibilities in accordance with DCCCA policy and applicable laws
  • Determines that all state outcomes and requirements are met and maintains documentation to validate these outcomes
  • Coordinates on-going staff trainings that meet both state and agency expectations
  • Serves as a liaison with community agencies, universities, DCF, and the judicial system to represent DCCCA's programs, philosophy and mission
  • Oversees quality assurance reviews of caseloads and documentation

Requirements include:

  • Bachelor's degree in social work or related field; Master's preferred 
  • Licensure by the Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board preferred
  • Human Services or Family/Children services experience required
  • Minimum of 2 years senior management experience 
  • Valid driver's license with a good driving record 
  • Must pass pre-employment background checks, fingerprinting and drug screening