What's Your Calling?
You can find a job or you can find your mission. We want you to
help us make a meaningful difference.
Aspiranet is a one-of-a-kind social service agency dedicated to
building a world where all children and youth are loved and cared
for, and all families have the resources to thrive. Founded in
1975, Aspiranet's services include foster resource family support,
residential care, adoption services, and support for youth making
the transition from foster care to adulthood, mental health
services, intensive home-based care, and community-based family
Join Our Mission
Aspiranet staff gain inspiration from human connection and
understand that success is the product of teamwork. We seek
champions for our mission and those committed to excellence. You'll
join a group of like-minded people who care deeply about the
children and families in our care.
Aspiranet is seeking a Support Counselor I to work one on one
with a child and his or her care provider in their home or
community, providing targeted interventions in support of
identified behaviors. Aspiranet's programs offer services that are
client-centered, trauma-informed, and reflective of best practice
standards in the field. When you work for Aspiranet, you join a
committed team whose efforts positively affect children and
Your Future Team
Aspiranet's foster care and adoption agency has been a leader in
providing services to children and families in California for over
35 years. Aspiranet strives to connect children to safe, caring
relationships that can last a lifetime. We prepare and approve
skilled and caring parents; guiding them in becoming a healing
resource to the children in their care. We work in partnership with
our families by providing ongoing support, training and monitoring
until children are able to reunify with their families. When
returning home is not an option, we partner with children and
families to develop a plan for life long connections that may
include adoption. In working with our families our goal is always
the same - to maximize opportunities for the best possible
outcomes. The difference you make in your daily work can change
Your Skills and Duties
- Meet with the child and caregiver to implement behavioral
interventions as outlined in the service plan.
- Ability to develop professional and supportive relationships
with children, families, referring parties, collaborative partners
and community providers.
Education & Work Experience
- An Associate's Degree in a related field and one year related
work experience or Bachelors Degree in a related field and six
months related work experience.
Licenses & Certifications
- Meets all state required conditions of employment as set forth
by funder and regulatory body; i.e. Fingerprint and Child Abuse
Index Clearance, TB/Health Physical, valid CDL and clean driving
Aspiranet engages in value-based decision making to create the
best possible outcomes for our stakeholders, including our
employees. We offer an excellent work environment and competitive
benefits. If our values are inspiring to you and you thrive in a
collaborative, team-based environment then ASPIRAnet may be the
right choice for you. You may be one step closer to making a
difference in a child, family, and community's life.
Aspiranet is a collaborative environment where everyone has a
voice in creating the best possible outcomes for our clients and
our staff. We offer an exceptional work environment and a
competitive benefits package for full-time employees. Our benefits
package is robust, aimed at keeping you healthy and well,
financially secure, providing a work-life balance, and protecting
you from the unexpected.
Aspira means hope. We are a network of people bringing hope
forward. We look forward to learning what makes you passionate.