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Dr. Clarence Talley, Sr. Director of Art Prairie View A&M University School of Architecture P. O. Box 519, Mail Stop 2100 Prairie View, TX 77446 Office: 936.261.9807 www.clarencetalley.com
Do you have a marketing background with a desire to utilize your skills to help children in foster care find their forever families? If so, the Adoption Outreach Specialist may be the position for you.Adoptions Together is looking for someone to manage the Heart Gallery, which is an exhibit that highlights children currently in the foster care system who are available for adoption. This person will be responsible for:
All aspects of venue solicitation, procurement and installation of the exhibit;
Working with local agencies to identify candidate children for inclusion on the Heart Gallery as well as coordinating photo shoots between agencies and photographers; and
Following-up with families who inquire about adopting and providing guidance regarding the next step in the process.
This position is a flexible, half-time position that will require some evenings and weekends.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate and express ideas clearly and concisely both orally and in writing.
Strong marketing, social media and family recruitment skills required.
The ability to engage with others, including clients, colleagues, and community stakeholders.
Strong organizational, computer, and online skills.
Ability to think and work independently, prioritize and problem solve.
Enthusiastic use of technology including computer and database management.
Education & Experience Requirement: A bachelor’s degree is preferred. Experience in public relations, marketing and customer engagement.
Additional Requirements: Each employee is required to complete (and maintain as necessary) a physical exam to include a TB test, a criminal background check in identified jurisdictions, and Child Protective Services Registries check in identified jurisdictions.
Maintenance of valid driver’s license and good driving record; flexible hours to include some evenings and weekends. The Outreach Specialist needs to be physically able to transport and set-up the Heart Gallery display. The ability to travel throughout Maryland, Washington, DC and Northern Virginia is required. Adoptions Together is a nonprofit child placement agency licensed in Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia whose mission is to build healthy, lifelong family connections for every child and to advocate for continuous improvement of systems that promote the well-being of children.
Adoptions Together is an equal employer and offers a pleasant, flexible work environment as well as a generous benefits package. Please send your resume and cover letter (including salary requirements) and include “Adoption Outreach Specialist” in the subject line to Jobs@adoptionstogether.org.