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Current Openings

Adoption-Competent Therapist

The Family and Post-Adoption Services Adoption-Competent Therapist position is a full-time licensed social worker, psychologist, or counselor in Maryland with the ability to get licensed in DC and VA once hired.  The therapist is primarily responsible for providing counseling services, support groups, and workshops to children, adolescents, and families touched by adoption.  This position is a full-time, 5-day-per-week position, with the expectation of evening hours.  The position is a hybrid work from home & office position, with office hours primarily based in Bethesda, MD.  As needed travel to our DC & VA offices is required so access to reliable transportation is preferred.

People of color and diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Interest in working with children and teens is a must.  Adoption-Competency Training provided.

To apply send resume and cover letter with salary requirements to Cynthia Cubbage at ccubbage [at] barkerfoundation.org.  No phone calls, please. 

Accounting Assistant

Part-Time approx. 20 hours/week

The Barker Adoption Foundation, based in Bethesda, MD, is seeking an experienced, positive, and hard-working individual to provide bookkeeping and finance support. We are seeking an individual with excellent accounting and organizational skills & attention to detail as well as strong computer and interpersonal skills. Bachelor's Degree or Associates Degree with accounting or finance focus required.  Applicants must have Quickbooks Online proficiency and experience with online bill-pay and receipt applications, such as bill.com and Paypal.  All applicants should have good writing skills and willingness to complete criminal background and child abuse clearances.

The position is a hybrid work from home & office position, with office hours based in Bethesda, MD. To apply send a resume and cover letter with salary requirements to Nancy Wilkinson at nwilkinson [at] barkerfoundation.org.  No phone calls, please.