Better Futures Together provides a safe and nurturing environment for parents, children, and relatives to build bonds and foster the skills needed for reunification. BFT works directly with the Department of Children, Youth, and Families (DCYF) to provide court-ordered visitation in Eastern Washington.
As a visitation facilitator with BFT you would be required to transport foster children to and from their court-ordered visitation. You will then observe and document all interactions during visitation per the DCYF visitation guidelines.
- High school diploma or GED required with 18-months documented experience working with children and families; or
- Associate’s degree in Human Services or related field or two years of completed coursework toward a Bachelor’s degree with one-year documented experience directly working with children and families; or
- Bachelor’s degree in Human Services or related field with six-months of documented experience directly working with children and families;
- Must be able to demonstrate the following:
- Knowledge of child safety;
- Effective problem solving;
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
- Knowledge of basic child development and milestones; and
- Effective interpersonal communication.
- Proof of current certification in First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR);
- Proof of completion of a two-hour instruction on blood borne pathogens within the last five years;
- At least two written references documenting skills working with children;
- Valid Washington State driver’s license;
- Proof of Auto Insurance
- Drivers abstract run in the last 6 months.
- Personal protective equipment provided or required
- Social distancing guidelines in place
- Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place
- Covid Vaccine not currently required to work in BFT office
- Flexible schedule
- Paid time off
- High school or equivalent (Preferred)
- Social work: 1 year (Preferred)
- Driver's License (Required)
Work Location: Multiple Locations