Supervised Visitation Specialist – Asheville, NC 28801

Embark on an Exciting Journey: The SPARC Foundation Wants You!

$500 SIGN-ON BONUS- Full Time Immediate Hire!

Are you ready to take your passion for serving children and families to new heights? Brace yourself for an exhilarating opportunity that promises to change lives and empower communities. Here’s your chance to shine!

At The SPARC Foundation, our mission is nothing short of remarkable: we’re igniting connections to education, employment, and mentorship to empower the well-being and personal freedom of individuals and families in need. Our core values – Authenticity, Balance, Collaboration, Courage, Direct Communication, Equity, Humor, and Innovation – drive our unwavering commitment to making a difference every day.

As a trusted partner of the Department of Social Services, we are on the lookout for a dynamic Visitation Specialist to join our exceptional team. This role is the cornerstone of transforming lives and ensuring the safety, happiness, and growth of children and families during supervised visits between biological parents and their children.

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Buckle up as you transport children and parents to and from visit locations, using your own vehicle or county-approved vehicles when available.
  • Be the beacon of positive parenting behaviors, imparting wisdom in setting boundaries, diffusing conflicts, and promoting sibling harmony.
  • Be the guiding light for parents, helping them prepare for visits and navigate separation and loss issues.
  • Be the guardian of safety, identifying and addressing potential risks like domestic violence, mental health concerns, substance abuse, and more.
  • Be the architect of structure during visitation, empowering parents to demonstrate safety behaviors as visits progress.


Why This Opportunity Shines:

Your weekdays will be anything but ordinary, with the excitement of making a real impact.

What You Bring to the Table:

  • A High School Diploma or 2 years of counseling or related human services experience.
  • A reliable vehicle and a valid driver’s license to embark on this exciting journey.
  • A background in teaching parenting skills, backed by experience in working with children in school or community settings.
  • The ability to build bridges of trust rapidly with parents and children.
  • A knack for technology, crucial for virtual visits and keeping observation records.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Excel and online records management systems, your trusty companions on this adventure.


Your Reward:

An attractive annual salary of $36,000.00 – $38,000.00 awaits you.

The Perks of Joining Our Team:

  • Start with a bang! Our $500 Sign-on bonus ($250 upon hiring, $250 after 90 days) is just the beginning.
  • Stay energized with our $100 Monthly Wellness Stipend.
  • Get where you need to go with mileage reimbursement.
  • Enjoy a supportive team culture that believes in your potential.
  • Explore optional supplemental benefits through AFLAC, including dental and vision coverage.