Part-time Direct Service Employee - Torrance, CA

Human Services - California


Job Summary

Alliance Human Services, Inc .has an exciting part-time opportunity for an experienced Direct Service Employee to join our not-for-profit agency. We are looking for a direct service employee with a High School Diploma and experience in the field of Social Work to provide child care and supervision to children in placement on an intermittent basis, as assigned in the Torrance community. The Direct Service Employee will be expected to work a minimum of 10 hours per week with the potential of an increase in hours based on program needs.


  • Provide developmentally appropriate care and supervision to clients in placement. This includes participating in activities with the client, ensuring the client is clean and safe, fed, appropriately supervised, and working toward the goals stipulated in the Individualized Service Plan.
  • Participate in special events and projects sponsored or required by the foster family agency, as assigned.
  • Assist with transportation of children to/from medical, therapy, educational, family visitation, and or community events and appointments.
  • Work with the AHS Case Managers to ensure the safety of the child in placement and provide a supportive resource to Approved AHS Parents.
  • Maintain general knowledge of child development, best practices in regard to child care, behavior management, and the basic provisions of the Standards of Virginia.
  • Appropriately document placement events which occur while the child is in his/her care, as requested by the AHS Case Manager and AHS Executive Director.
  • Provide assistance to the foster family agency in stabilizing placements and providing brief supportive services, as assigned.
  • Assist with generating ideas and carrying out activities concerning donation requests, marketing, and event planning for the foster parents and clients.
  • Assist the Program Recruiter and Administrative Secretary with filing of documents.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Caring and Compassion is what we do. Take your career to the next level and apply today!

Alliance Human Services, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Type: Part-time

Job Location:

  • Torrance, CA

    Required education:

  • High School Diploma

    Required experience:

  • Social Work: 1 year

    Required license or certification:

  • Driver's License

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