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Part Time Pregnancy Counselor and Clinical Support Specialist
The Barker Adoption Foundation, a non-profit adoption agency, is seeking a licensed social worker to serve as a part-time Pregnancy Counselor and Clinical Support Specialist in the Domestic Adoption Program on an after-hours basis. Work will include counseling pregnant women and their partners who are considering making an adoption plan, as well as providing after-hours support for adoptive families who have adopted older children. Applicants must have flexibility to be on call during scheduled evening, night and weekend hours. Primary duties include responding to phone calls, meeting with clients and providing guidance, education, outreach services and counseling about the adoption process. MSW degree and ability to attain social work license in DC and Maryland required. Ideal candidate has strong clinical skills, crisis intervention background, understanding of grief and loss, and experience in counseling/crisis intervention work. Must have reliable transportation and be willing to work from home with travel throughout DC/MD/VA. Please send cover letter, and resume to: smceachnie [at] barkerfoundation.org. No phone calls please.