Statewide Foster Care Director – PATH ND Will Close 7/9/2018
PATH is a growing foster care and behavioral health agency, and we need you to help us continue in our mission of serving children and families through provision of high quality, outcome-focused services. If you are an experienced social worker seeking a great opportunity to work in a positive and challenging professional environment, this newly developed position is for you.
The individual selected for this position will have responsibility for the oversight of foster care services across North Dakota, reporting to an experienced Operations Director and supervising 4 strong Regional Directors. Our foster care services include treatment foster care, a current regular foster care pilot project, and the Chaffee Independent Living program. We are always looking to develop further services as well, so creativity in program development is encouraged.
We are seeking someone who wants to be able to influence practice and enhance systems of care by working with our staff and other community partners in interagency efforts. If you are a “big picture thinker”, and want to help us continue to improve and grow our services, we want to talk with you.
PATH provides excellent opportunities for continuing education and participation with national organizations. We offer a strong salary and benefit package commensurate with experience, and a supportive professional environment. As a statewide management position, the position will be located in the Fargo office, with frequent travel required to work with regional staff and programs on a regular basis.
Provide oversight of PATH’s foster care programs in North Dakota that includes treatment foster care, regular foster care and the Chaffee Independent Living program. Assist in the development and growth of the foster care services. Provide leadership and ensure operational efficiency and effectiveness of foster care services within all applicable rules and standards of the organization, as well as external regulating agencies.