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PWNL (Older Child) after hours counselor:+1-888-955-3339


Current Job Openings

Program Assistant

The Barker Adoption Foundation, based in Bethesda, is seeking a positive, outgoing & hard working individual to work as a program assistant with our adoption programs. We are seeking an individual with excellent organizational skills & attention to details as well as strong computer and interpersonal skills. A Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or a related field is preferred, however applicants with past experience working in administrative support will be considered. All applicants should have good writing skills, reliable transportation, and willingness to complete criminal background and child abuse clearances. Position is based in our Bethesda, MD office. Please email resume & cover letter (including salary range requirements) to No phone calls please.

Contract Adoption Home Study & Family Support Social Worker

The Barker Adoption Foundation, a non-profit adoption agency,  is seeking a licensed MSW to provide services to expectant parents considering adoption; prospective adoptive parents and adopted persons. This is a part-time contract position with significant flexibility. The successful candidate will possess an LGSW or LCSW-C license, with the potential to be licensed in both DC & MD; have reliable transportation, and excellent clinical and writing skills. Applicants of color and applicants who are fluent in Spanish or Mandarin are highly encouraged to apply.  Adoption experience is helpful, but not required. Please send your resume and cover letter to No phone calls please.