WOODFORDS FAMILY SERVICES / FOSTER PARENTS
|August 02, 2015 - August 28, 2015|
|Location:||Multiple Locations, Southern Maine, ME|
|Salary Range:||Daily Stipend $39.98-$65.62|
Woodfords Family Services has been committed to the support and inclusion of people with special needs and their families since 1967. A leader in the provision of services for individuals with autism, developmental disabilities and intellectual disabilities, Woodfords offers programs to help children, youth and adults reach their goals and achieve their highest potential.
When you join Woodfords Family Services, you have the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of individuals with special needs. Apply today to find out why more than 400 people across Maine call Woodfords their professional home!
Woodfords is an equal opportunity employer.
|Duties:||Woodfords Family Services welcomes you! We are looking for Foster Parents to provide full-time care and supervision to children in need of substitute parental care. Foster Parents are active members of the Treatment Team and are responsible for facilitating all aspects of care for the foster child. Foster Parents, in concert with the Case Manager, advocate on behalf of children in their care to achieve identified goals including educational, vocational, medical, and therapeutic. Foster Parents must be respectful of each child's right to confidentiality.|
|Qualifications:||*Individuals or couples with: experience working with moderate to severely emotionally and/or physically disabled children; the ability to provide a stable environment; at least 21 years of age; a valid driver's license and an insured automobile; the ability to be flexible; and willing to attend regular trainings.|
*Contact our office to learn about how to obtain your license to operate Specialized Family Foster Homes.