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Current Job Openings
Since 1980, Adoption by Shepherd Care has been a leader in providing adoption support to
birthmothers throughout the state of Florida and to adoptive families across the United States.
We are currently accepting applications for a birthmother counselor in our Hollywood office.
Applicants should have a bachelors or masters degree in counseling, psychology or related field.
Previous adoption experience is not necessary.
The birthmother counselor assists birthparents as they make their adoption plan. Duties include
meeting with birthparents, assistance with getting social services and medical appointments, housing,
making a hospital plan, documentation, legal paperwork, consents, and post adoption support.
Applicant must have a professional yet engaging demeanor, and must have the ability to connect and
interact with birthparents from various backgrounds, adoptive parents and professionals involved in
the adoption process.
Applicant must have a heart for ministry be flexible, and have the ability to multi-task,
be a problem solver and able to balance the relational aspect of the position as well as the details of documentation. At Adoption by Shepherd Care, we work as a team, so applicants must be a strong team
player yet be a self motivated worker. Applicant must be a safe driver. This position requires you to be on call and available in the evenings and on weekends.
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Updated Information from the IRS Regarding the Federal Adoption Tax Credit
Click the PDF link below to review updated information and details on the adoption tax credit. Also find out more from the IRS at the following links: