|Employer||The Children's Shelter|
Want to join one of South Texas' premier child welfare agencies in restoring innocence and strengthening families? Family Tapestry, a Division of The Children's Shelter, is looking for you! Since 1901, The Children's Shelter has provided a continuum of Trauma-Informed Care for Bexar County children with a history of prolonged abuse, abandonment and/or neglect. Family Tapestry was created in 2018 to weave together the community to transform the foster care experience in Bexar County. Our goal at Family Tapestry is to ensure each child is safe in care, achieves permanency, improves their overall well-being, experiences fewer moves and shorter stays in care, and increases family engagement, which leads to better outcomes, trusting relationships, and meaningful connections. It takes one person to change the life of a child. Will you be part of our tapestry to fulfill our mission?
The Transportation & Placement Specialist provides support for the transportation and intake department within the Family Tapestry network. This position provides transportation for children in foster care as well as conducts placement of children within the Provider Network. The position also supports various administrative functions. The job requires sensitivity to the service population's cultural and socioeconomic characteristics and ability to function without close supervision.
Transportation & Placement Specialist Responsibilities Include: