Job & Volunteer Positions

Paid Positions

Residential/Activities Coordinator

The Gladney Center for Adoption, a premier non-profit adoption agency, seeks a professional, highly motivated candidate to act as our Residential/Activities Coordinator. Must be compassionate, dependable, organized and empathetic. The candidate will be responsible for the security and maintenance of the living area and surrounding property during their shift and must project a positive attitude and be available to residents at all times. Must maintain CPR & First Aid certification.
Shifts will be 3 - 24 hour shifts one week then 2 - 24 hour shifts the following week. 8:00am start and end time. 2 positions available.

Duties include:
• Greet new residential admissions and assist them in getting settled
• Be aware of resident's whereabouts at all times
• Ensure that all residents sign out when leaving campus for any reason and sign in when they return
• Arbitrate differences of and between residents
• Assist the caseworkers as needed in carrying out plans and goals for the residents
• Assist with the planning and preparation of meals as needed
• Coordinate with Resident Supervisor to ensure sufficient groceries are maintained in the kitchen
• Perform room check at least weekly and ensure that building and kitchen are kept clean
• Maintain medical supplies and follow doctor's instructions to care for residents if needed
• Dispense medication
• Plan, organize, implement, and supervise recreational activities for residential clients
• Plan and distribute monthly activity calendar to residential staff and community volunteers, encourage their participation
• Implement appreciation program as encouragement to volunteers
• Remain current on occurrences in our community and encourage community partnering to provide activities for our clients
• Coordinate on campus activity programs
• Assist with transporting clients to off campus activities the days you are on campus
• Plan and conduct group self-improvement classes
• Bachelor’s degree in human services field preferred
• Residential experience preferred
• Full-time hourly position with benefits
• A furnished one bedroom apartment is available to you during the overnight hours of your shifts.

Please email resume to Human Resources or fax to 817-922-5922.

Outreach Program Coordinator 

The Gladney Center for Adoption, a premier non-profit adoption agency, seeks a self-motivated professional to support Gladney’s adoption education program in local school districts. Primary responsibilities include providing support and assistance to the AdoptED program by assisting with planning and development of the program, scheduling school presentations, communicating with teachers, administrators and volunteers, scheduling and conducting lunch n learns for school staff, data entry, developing reports, direct mailings, community resource fairs, assisting with developing AdoptED newsletters and ordering promotional items. Ideal applicant must be organized, efficient, flexible, and possess excellent written and verbal communication skills. Bachelor’s degree preferred. Full-time position + benefits. EOE.

Please email resume to Human Resources or fax to 817-922-5922.

Please do not submit your resume unless you are applying for a current, open position. Please feel free to check back regarding any employment opportunities.

Interested in Volunteering or Interning at Gladney?

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Available Unpaid Positions

Volunteer Positions in Fort Worth, TX

  • Long-term Administrative Volunteer (on-campus)
  • Maternity Home Residents Activity Volunteer (off-campus)

Intern Positions in Fort Worth, TX

  • Accounting (Summer, 2017)
  • Information Technology (Summer, 2017)
  • Human Resources (Summer, 2017)
  • Marketing (Fall, 2017)

To Apply

Volunteer: Complete the Volunteer/Intern Application and fill out the Volunteer Questionnaire
Interns: Complete the Volunteer/Intern Application and fill out the Intern Questionnaire

*Note: All volunteer and intern positions require a background check and three letters of recommendation.

Adult Adoptee Opportunities

The newly formed Dallas/Fort Worth Adult Adoptee group  has many ways for you to get involved, connect with other adult adoptees and volunteer!  Please contact Phillip Garrott to get connected.











Gladney Center for Adoption
6300 John Ryan Drive | Fort Worth, Texas 76132-4122

Headquarters: 817-922-6000   Pregnant?: 1-800-GLADNEY
International Adoptions: 1-800-INT-ADOP
Domestic Adoptions: 1-800-687-3097
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