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Top 50 Adoption Specialist Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Adoption Specialist. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Adoption Specialist resumes they appeared on. For example, 16.1% of Adoption Specialist resumes contained Child Welfare System as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Adoption Specialist actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

These Are The Most Important Skills For A Adoption Specialist

1. Child Welfare System
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Here's how Child Welfare System is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Provided a continuum of case management services on all levels of the child welfare system designed to achieve permanency for children.
  • Recruited, trained, and certified potential adoptive and foster parents for children within the child welfare system.
  • Network with adoption case managers to find potential matches for children with families with the child welfare system.
  • Still employed, adoptions for children in the child welfare system.
  • Recruited prospective adoptive families for children in child welfare system.

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2. Court Hearings
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Here's how Court Hearings is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Attend Team Decision Making Meeting, Child Family Team meeting and court hearings in order to support resources families.
  • Provide resources and guidance during adoption process and attended home visits, adoption match meetings and court hearings.
  • Attend all assigned court hearings, i.e., post termination reviews, OTR's and like.
  • Complete medical re evaluations and prepare court reports for court hearings on each case until finalized.
  • Attend court hearings, and recommend permanency plans in the best interest of a child/children.
  • Attend court hearings and write up Individual Service Plans for each child.
  • Attend court hearings, case conferences, and community and recruitment events.
  • Attended court hearings and made crucial welfare decisions for children and adolescents.
  • Prepared monthly progress reports and attended juvenile court hearings.
  • Attend court hearings to testify on case status.
  • Participated in court hearings and family group conferences.
  • Attended court hearings and testified in TPR trials.
  • Testify at post termination court hearings.
  • Attend court hearings and testify Recruitment activities with foster children Work with foster and adoptive families
  • Assessed potential families as assigned Attended court hearings Completed Child Evaluations, home studies and court reports Completed/gathered documentation to process adoptions

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3. Potential Adopters
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  • Conducted pet meet-and-greet sessions with potential adopters.
  • Interview potential adopters and perform home checks via Skype when client resided out of the state or country.
  • Conducted behavior assessments on dogs to help with safe handling and help provide more information for potential adopters.
  • Assist with animal adoptions by screening potential adopters, filing paperwork and scheduling follow up appointments.
  • Walked dogs and introduced them to potential adopters.
  • Screen potential adopters of animals.
  • Helped potential adopters find their perfect animal match Helped educate people on the benefits of adopting

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4. Intake Assessments
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5. OLD Children
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6. Adoptive Placements
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Here's how Adoptive Placements is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Supervised adoptive placements and provided court testimony regarding supervision and adoptive child placement.
  • Monitored and managed adoptive placements for one year until finalization of adoption.
  • Supervised placements of children in adoptive placements until the adoption was finalized.
  • Assessed prospective adoptive families throughout South Carolina for appropriate adoptive placements.
  • Provided case management services and supervised foster/adoptive placements.
  • Worked cohesively with Child Protective Services to monitor adoptive placements and ensure the safety of children in the home.
  • Attended red file meetings to determine the optimal adoptive placements for foster care youth.
  • Provided one year follow up services to adoptive placements.
  • Prepare children for adoptive placements.
  • Conduct Adoption Home Studies on prospective adoptive placements Conduct child studies for adoptive placements and adoptive recruitment
  • Prepared children for adoption and their adoptive placements Located appropriate adoptive families for children on caseload Completed monthly home visits and dictation
  • Identified pre-adoptive placements for legally freed foster children, facilitated and finalized adoption process.

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7. Customer Service
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Here's how Customer Service is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Coordinate adoption services with excellent customer service and knowledge of animals.
  • General office and Customer Service duties and set up surgery appointments for the animals per the veterinarians' request.
  • Display excellent customer service and rapport with all families, clients and marketing sources.
  • Provide customer service to clients in person, on the phone and via email.
  • Provided knowledgeable customer service and assisted customers throughout all stages of the adoption process.
  • Provided friendly customer service for an average of 50-100 customers a day.
  • Offered services in professional manner which reflect good customer service.
  • Respond to visitor inquiries and provide quality customer service.
  • Provide customer service to clients seeking a new pet.

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8. Post-Adoption Services
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9. Adoptive Homes
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Here's how Adoptive Homes is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Facilitate, negotiate and coordinate placement of children meeting the agency's criteria in appropriate foster, post-adopt and adoptive homes.
  • Helped with placements of children in adoptive homes and provided post placement supervision and support.
  • Duties-Worked with children in need of adoptive homes to prepare them for a successful placement.
  • Provided in-depth case management services for young children transitioning from foster care to adoptive homes.
  • Placed Special needs foster care children into adoptive homes, Recruited prospective adoptive families.
  • Assess and write Home Studies for potential foster/adoptive homes, as well kinship homes.
  • Placed children in foster and adoptive homes, institutions, and medical treatment centers.
  • Managed foster/adoptive homes through monthly consultations, case management and completion of home studies.
  • Prepare court reports and case documentation, and provide supervision of adoptive homes.
  • Managed case load of adoptive families and placed children in trial adoptive homes.
  • Implemented knowledge of infant development to assess infants placed in adoptive homes.
  • Completed studies of adoptive homes of foster children for safety and development.
  • Act as a liaison between DES/ACYF and foster and adoptive homes.
  • Assisted with recruitment and retention efforts for foster and adoptive homes.
  • Create lasting positive impacts by placing children into adoptive homes.
  • Secure appropriate adoptive homes for children with special needs.
  • Recruited adoptive homes for Waiting Children in Illinois Provided: Match Services between waiting children and families waiting to adopt.
  • Conducted group and individual in-service and pre-service sessions for prospective foster and adoptive homes as well as staff members.
  • Photo-listed children in need of pre-adoptive homes.

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10. Treatment Plans
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Here's how Treatment Plans is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Maintained professional working relationships with all clinical service organizations including schools and community agencies in order to fully implement treatment plans.
  • Developed, documented, and implemented effective treatment plans utilizing research based and evidenced based interventions targeting PTSD & Trauma.
  • Completed service/treatment plans and reviews.
  • Post Adoption to develop and implement treatment plans, referrals for community based services consistent with the clients or families needs.
  • Monitored investigations, treatment plans and reviewed court reports, while maintaining a case load.
  • Advised patients on community resources, made referrals and devised realistic treatment plans.
  • Reviewed treatment plans for children to ensure their appropriate level of supervision.
  • Developed and wrote individualized treatment plans for children 4-17.
  • Develop and implement treatment plans according to client andfamily needs.

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11. Child Care
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Here's how Child Care is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Facilitated effective coordination/cooperation between cottage child care staff and other campus disciplines to promote a consistent approach to treatment.
  • Tracked and inputted adoption codes into Child Care Review Services information system (CCRS).
  • Entered adoption milestone codes in Child Care Review Service (CCRS) system.

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12. Community Resources
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Here's how Community Resources is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Developed linkages with community resources in order to service adoptive families
  • Collaborated with county case workers and community resources.
  • Provide community resources and referrals.
  • Assist adoptive parents in identifying and connecting with community resources to continue to assist the family after the adoption is finalized.
  • Provided case management services, including linkage to community resources and services.
  • Located available community resources to meet the needs of at-risk families.
  • Post adoption support, linkage to community resources and counseling.
  • Supplied community resources to families.
  • Co-facilitated foster care and adoption trainings; Linked parents to community resources and services.

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13. Animal Care
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Here's how Animal Care is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Educate visitors and potential adopters about animal care.
  • Assisted in the training of 3 new employees hired as adoption specialists, as well as 1 animal care technician.
  • Perform dog introductions while educating customers on basic animal care and what to expect when adopting a new pet.
  • Work across departments and assist with tasks throughout the facility to ensure optimal animal care.
  • Worked with organizations like the Girl Scouts to promote volunteer work and teach animal care.
  • Keep complete and accurate records of all adoptions, animal care and facility information.
  • Supported Animal Care Center Supervisors and Animal Care Center Manager.
  • Interviewed and screened applicants, facilitated appropriate matches, and conducted pre-adoption animal care training.

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14. Mental Health
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Here's how Mental Health is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Participated in multidisciplinary teams and meetings, for example child protection, mental health, Adoption Review Committees and court hearings.
  • Prepared children and adolescents for a life changing experience and ensure they receive support through appropriate mental health services.
  • Collaborate with various DSS staff, therapeutic and other mental health providers in over 14 counties.
  • Provide assessment and outpatient therapy for children with attachment issues and other mental health diagnoses.
  • Provide mental health, CDDO, education, and community referrals.
  • Attend school, mental health, and medication appointments.
  • Identify and network with therapeutic and mental health providers.

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15. Community Outreach
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Here's how Community Outreach is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Provided community outreach to address availability of adoption services for low-income families.
  • Participate in community outreach and general recruitment activities.
  • Advocated for responsible pet ownership through community outreach.
  • Conducted community outreach though seminars and workshops.
  • Conducted home study assessments,post-adoption follow, parent training and community outreach.

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16. Social Services
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Here's how Social Services is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Collaborate, Analyze, and Reviewed international program for service delivery with International Social Services.
  • Recruited and provided social services for over 30 children in need of placement with resource families.
  • Provide and coordinate the delivery of social services for children with the goal of adoption.
  • Provide support, training and technical assistance to 120 local departments of social services.
  • Assisted with transportation to social services.
  • Collaborated with referral sources and community providers such as Family Court, Department of Social Services, Schools and Counselors.

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17. Crisis Intervention
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Here's how Crisis Intervention is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Provided individual/family short-term counseling and/or crisis intervention services.
  • Provide crisis intervention counseling of foster youth and their caretakers as issues arise.
  • Provided case management and crisis intervention for post adopt families.

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18. Post-Placement Supervision
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19. Support Services
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Here's how Support Services is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Conducted family need assessments, developed alternatives, established social connections and provided concrete support services counseling for families.
  • Provide support services to all waiting families and assist them in making sound decisions on receiving placement of a child.
  • Provided ongoing support services to adoptive families and their children through resource referral, counseling support, and regular visitation.
  • Develop and coordinate Bethany's relationships with area hospitals and referral agencies for support services to parents.
  • Provide foster child adoption support services and technical assistance to DHHS, NFC and KVC.
  • Provide secure and appropriate support services for family and child.
  • Assist adoptive families with all resources and support services.
  • Facilitate client access to support services.

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20. Parental Rights
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Here's how Parental Rights is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Complete comprehensive child assessments for children legally available for adoption following termination of their parents' parental rights due to abuse/neglect.
  • Collaborated with legal counsel to address and bring to completion concerns surrounding termination of parental rights/legal risk placements.
  • Participate in termination of parental rights trials, permanency hearings, and compliance review cases at the County Courthouse.
  • Developed and processed court documents including home studies, and Termination of Parental Rights.
  • Accepted relinquishment of parental rights to take legal custody of children.
  • Acquired knowledge about the adoption process and parental rights.
  • Assessed clients for termination of parental rights.
  • Explain and execute Voluntary Relinquishments of Parental Rights from birth parents.

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22. Adoption Cases
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Here's how Adoption Cases is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Coordinated with supervisor to review and evaluate adoption cases.
  • Facilitated adoption cases to place foster children in safe, stable, supportive and loving families.
  • Staff adoption cases with unit supervisor and case mangers on Foster care adoption progress.
  • Provided technical support to case managers with adoption cases, including hands-on training.
  • Testified in county court on adoption cases.
  • Managed foster care and adoption cases.

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23. Data Entry
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Here's how Data Entry is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Maintained records of training activities and attendance to include data entry, filing and other administrative functions.
  • Supervised/trained Social Work Specialist II's on their day to day data entry process.
  • Assisted in adoptions, Cash handling, Data entry, Tended to animals, Maintained thrift store

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24. Support Groups
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Here's how Support Groups is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Facilitate support groups and parenting workshops/training events for foster and adoptive families.
  • Facilitated monthly adoption orientation meetings and quarterly support groups.
  • Provide orientation, family profiles (home studies) and ongoing training and support groups for families.
  • Collaborated with development, operations, and support groups to ensure customer needs and timelines are met within all supported products.
  • Completed adoptive home studies Ran support groups Supervised the adoptive placements
  • Developed programs for post adoption services such as support groups, family activities, community outings and trainings.

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25. Social Workers
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Here's how Social Workers is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Acted as liaison between clients, social workers, and attorneys.
  • Assisted families and Social Workers with adoption placement agreements, adoption subsidy, finalization and post finalizationpaperwork and processes.

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26. Juvenile Offenders
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27. Phone Calls
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Here's how Phone Calls is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Monitored families through home visits, school visits, phone calls to providers and discussion with clients on individual basis.
  • Check and clear voice message, promptly answering, returning phone calls and documenting calls on phone log.
  • Assisted clients in scheduling home visits and phone calls and monitored effectiveness of these activities.
  • Greet customers, answer phone calls, and check and return messages.
  • Answered a large volume of incoming phone calls.
  • Answer phone calls/messages and emails daily.

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28. Recruitment Process
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29. Child Profiles
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Here's how Child Profiles is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Enveloped written child profiles and adoption home studies, and prepared children for adoption or independent living.
  • Read and approved home studies and child profiles.
  • Completed Home Study Assessments for foster families and completed Child Profiles for children up for adoption.

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30. Paperwork
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Here's how Paperwork is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Educated families on the adoption process and assisted in gathering necessary paperwork.
  • Provided excellent customer service while processing adoption paperwork for shelter animals.
  • Completed subsidy packets and all necessary paperwork up to finalization.
  • Reviewed applications, conducted meet-and-greets, and completed adoption paperwork.
  • Completed necessary paperwork for termination of rights and adoption.
  • Retain proper paperwork for citizens to legally adopt animals.
  • Created and maintained the tracking system for all ICPC private adoption paperwork received in the state of Nevada.
  • Completed adoption home studies, adoption assistance and legal paperwork, and testified at adoption hearing.
  • Fill out paperwork pertaining to the adoption of an animal and explain thoroughly to the adopter.
  • Completed comprehensive assessments, Progress Notes, Court Order/Summaries, Termination Rights and Adoption paperwork.
  • Assist the adoptive family with the necessary paperwork to successfully adopt a child.
  • Fill out paperwork pertaining to the location of each animal.
  • Assist adopters with filling out paperwork and completing adoptions.
  • Submit monthly reports and paperwork to DES/ACYF and CSSY.
  • Assisted clients in all legal paperwork when adopting animals.
  • Completed all adoptive paperwork and filed with courts.
  • Complied adoption paperwork needed for filing.
  • Schedule adoptions and process paperwork.
  • Work with customers when adopting animals Work in the office on the computer filling out paperwork and then filing Fast paced environment
  • Assisted adoptive families with all necessary paperwork Prepared domestic and international homestudies for adoptive families Completed post-placement supervision for adoptive families.

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31. Adoption Plan
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Here's how Adoption Plan is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Provided pregnancy counseling, adoption planning and case management services to expectant parents considering adoption.
  • Provided direct case management services to birth parents creating an individualized private adoption plan.
  • Assisted conducting adoption planning sessions with adoption counseling staff.
  • Attended weekly and monthly adoption status meetings with the family protection case worker to review the progress of the adoption plan.
  • Assist in adoption planning sessions along with other adoption and birth parent counseling staff.
  • Assisted in adoption planning and legal release of child.
  • Provided counseling services to birthmothers and developed adoption plans in preparation for their adoption.
  • Provided counseling for birthmothers considering adoption plans.
  • Engaged in birthparent counseling, exploring resources and options and facilitated adoption plans.
  • Develop clinical assessment and adoption plans in a timely manner.

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33. International Adoption
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Here's how International Adoption is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Completed legal and clinical documents for local, national, and international adoption authorities.
  • Facilitated a Parent Training seminar for families pursuing international adoption.
  • Conducted training for the adoptive families pursuing international adoption.
  • Prepared, counseled, coached and assisted families in the process of international adoption.
  • Required an in depth knowledge of domestic and international adoption processes.
  • Assessed post-placement adoptions Wrote and prepared intensive reports to meet domestic / international adoption laws.

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34. Pre-Adoptive Families
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Here's how Pre-Adoptive Families is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Prepared pre-adoptive families and birth families for adoption through education and counseling.
  • Completed home assessments on pre-adoptive families.
  • Conducted home visits to pre-adoptive families to assure quality and safe placements.
  • Intervened and made necessary referrals to pre-adoptive families to prevent disruption of pre-adoptive home.
  • Completed home study assessments on pre-adoptive families and child summaries of the pre-adoptive child.
  • trained pre-adoptive families in the potential behaviors of children who have experienced trauma.

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35. Monthly Visits
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Here's how Monthly Visits is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Conducted monthly visits with children in foster care and residential placement to ensure safety and assessed risk.
  • Organize and conduct monthly visits with children on caseload.

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36. DHS
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Here's how DHS is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Maintain case files in accordance with Department of Human Services (DHS), the courts and The Children's Center.
  • Follow all legal, licensing, DHS, and agency requirements and policies regarding adoption and adoption best practices.
  • Worked within various Michigan court systems, along with DHS, and various area agencies as needed.
  • Worked closely with DHS and private agency workers including foster care and licensing workers.

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37. Mapp
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Here's how Mapp is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Provide PSMAPP and Kid Orientation training for potential adoptive applicants 11 Adoptive home studies/ Adoptive home study updates 12.
  • Co-facilitated state required GPS: MAPP training for prospective adoptive parents.
  • Do MAPP trainings with potential foster and adoptive parents to assist them to make an informed decision.
  • Earned my certification to conduct MAPP seminars (Model Approach to Partnerships In Parenting. )
  • Led MAPP and IMPACT training to foster and adoptive parents.

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38. Medical Records
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Here's how Medical Records is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Collect supplementary information needed to assist client, such as employment records, medical records, or school reports.

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39. CPS
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Here's how CPS is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Supervised two on-call staff completing assessments for families working outside of the CPS system.
  • Conducted home assessments on foster/adoptive families with CPS and Covenant Kids, Inc.
  • Completed multiple page assessments on potential adoptive families working within the CPS system.
  • Provided case-management services to CPS children and families.
  • Engaged in collaboration with Lake and Napa County CPS social workers.
  • Completed Psychosocial Assessments on CPS clients.

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40. Biological Parents
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Here's how Biological Parents is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Counseled and interviewed biological parents considering placing a child for adoption.
  • Assist biological parents in recognizing their needs and strengths and create a treatment plan with them.
  • Established and maintained regular contact with foster children, foster parents, and biological parents.
  • Provide support to the biological parents to assist with the completion of their treatment plan.
  • Arrange outside services that the court has ordered the biological parents to participate in.
  • Provided services to families in order to maintain permanency with biological parents.
  • Invite the child's biological parents to attend visits.

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41. Weekly Contact
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Here's how Weekly Contact is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Maintain weekly contact with the foster families and children.

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42. Background Checks
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Here's how Background Checks is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Conducted background checks, home inspections and interviews to verify foster and adoptive parents.
  • Conduct background checks and family interviews of all adoptive household members.
  • Complete State required background checks for prospective adoption parents.
  • Perform home studies & home study updates including taking fingerprints, background checks, and detailed psychosocial assessment of the family.

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43. Adoption Agencies
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Here's how Adoption Agencies is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Assessed all adoption homestudies from private adoption agencies in Nevada that needed a waiver due to criminal history of the applicant.
  • Complied reports to submit to the adoption agencies, the countries and/or the states involved in the adoption.

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44. Monthly Reports
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Here's how Monthly Reports is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Supervised placement of children into adoptive homes, provided monthly reports of those visits, provided attorneys with needed court documents.
  • Distributed weekly and monthly reports to customers to give them a detailed analysis on the adoption of the software per user.
  • Prepared court reports and made court appearances, compiled monthly reports, covered a 5 county area.
  • Completed monthly reports of follow-up surveys and compiled data of outcomes.
  • Completed monthly reports and assessment of those children.

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45. Biological Families
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Here's how Biological Families is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Travel internationally to reunify biological families.
  • Worked collaboratively with foster parents, biological families, referring agency and other resources to ensure the continuity of treatment planning.

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46. Substance Abuse
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Here's how Substance Abuse is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Experience dealing with various issues, including mental health, poverty, substance abuse, physical abuse, child care.

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47. Medical Care
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Here's how Medical Care is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Managed war veterans, patient confidentiality, provided medical care to wounded victims, and so forth.
  • Provided Medical care as needed and daily care for over one hundred animals.
  • Provided various medical care to animals.

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48. Accurate Records
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Here's how Accurate Records is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Maintained accurate records and case notes and participated in regular supervision for services provided.
  • Maintained accurate records of foster and adoptive parents' communications, training courses and personal information.
  • Maintained accurate records and prepared reports for legal action; presented evidence in court.

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49. Appropriate Services
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Here's how Appropriate Services is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Maintained a leadership role in coordinating services with the interdisciplinary team and community agencies to ensure appropriate services for each client.
  • Facilitated adoption placement of child and secure appropriate services for child and family.

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50. Staff Members
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Here's how Staff Members is used in Adoption Specialist jobs:
  • Presented case history material for review and discussion with other staff members.
  • Supervised the daily operations of six fifteen staff members.
  • Write curriculum and provide training for staff members.
  • Review other staff members' reports for accuracy.

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20 Most Common Skills For An Adoption Specialist

Child Welfare System

20.1%

Court Hearings

13.2%

Potential Adopters

11.4%

Intake Assessments

10.9%

OLD Children

7.3%

Adoptive Placements

5.3%

Customer Service

3.9%

Post-Adoption Services

3.1%

Adoptive Homes

3.0%

Treatment Plans

3.0%

Child Care

2.8%

Community Resources

2.3%

Animal Care

2.3%

Mental Health

2.0%

Community Outreach

1.8%

Social Services

1.7%

Crisis Intervention

1.6%

Post-Placement Supervision

1.6%

Support Services

1.4%

Parental Rights

1.3%
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Typical Skill-Sets Required For An Adoption Specialist

Rank Skill
1 Child Welfare System 16.1%
2 Court Hearings 10.5%
3 Potential Adopters 9.1%
4 Intake Assessments 8.7%
5 OLD Children 5.8%
6 Adoptive Placements 4.3%
7 Customer Service 3.1%
8 Post-Adoption Services 2.5%
9 Adoptive Homes 2.4%
10 Treatment Plans 2.4%
11 Child Care 2.2%
12 Community Resources 1.9%
13 Animal Care 1.8%
14 Mental Health 1.6%
15 Community Outreach 1.4%
16 Social Services 1.4%
17 Crisis Intervention 1.3%
18 Post-Placement Supervision 1.2%
19 Support Services 1.1%
20 Parental Rights 1.0%
21 Legal Documents 1.0%
22 Adoption Cases 1.0%
23 Data Entry 0.9%
24 Support Groups 0.8%
25 Social Workers 0.8%
26 Juvenile Offenders 0.8%
27 Phone Calls 0.8%
28 Recruitment Process 0.8%
29 Child Profiles 0.8%
30 Paperwork 0.8%
31 Adoption Plan 0.7%
32 New Mothers 0.7%
33 International Adoption 0.7%
34 Pre-Adoptive Families 0.7%
35 Monthly Visits 0.6%
36 DHS 0.6%
37 Mapp 0.6%
38 Medical Records 0.6%
39 CPS 0.6%
40 Biological Parents 0.6%
41 Weekly Contact 0.6%
42 Background Checks 0.6%
43 Adoption Agencies 0.6%
44 Monthly Reports 0.6%
45 Biological Families 0.5%
46 Substance Abuse 0.5%
47 Medical Care 0.5%
48 Accurate Records 0.5%
49 Appropriate Services 0.5%
50 Staff Members 0.5%
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