Adoption Case Manager.  Knowledgeable and committed adoption case manager wanted for our Worcester office. The successful candidate will have responsibility for a caseload of minors who are in foster care, including monitoring their health, safety and well being, scheduling and supervising birth family visits when required, and working to find the children permanent homes.

A Master’s degree in social work or a related field, with some adoption experience, is preferred, but a Bachelor’s degree and substantial adoption experience may be substituted. Resumes should be sent to Veronica Listerud, L.I.C.S.W., Director of Adoption and Family Services, 21 Cedar St., Worcester, MA 01609, or vlisterud @childrensfriend.org. Children’s Friend is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

Toddler Teacher. Enthusiastic, energetic teacher for our toddler classroom at the beautifully renovated Children’s Friend Early Learning Center, 10 Irving St. in downtown Worcester, MA. The teacher must have infant/toddler certification and first aid/CPR certification. The successful candidate must be able to write appropriate lesson plans and be creative, organized, and able to work well with others. He or she should have a degree and/or be willing to continue higher education. The position is full-time and year-round. Resumes should go to Summer Haggerty, Director, The Early Learning Center, 10 Irving St., Worcester, MA 01609. They can be emailed to shaggerty@childrensfriend.org.