Skookum Kids

We're Hiring

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The Skookum Kids staff is an energetic team of 20+ world-changers. Growth is our default setting, and we're interested in whole-person health. We enjoy above average wages and a best-in-class benefits package that includes healthcare, retirement, flexible time off, a professional development budget, tuition reimbursement program, and more Patagonia swag than you'd expect.

Below is a list of our open roles. But if you don't see the one you were hoping for, drop us a line.


Foster Care Specialist

Shepherd families through their foster parenting career.

To apply, send a resume & cover letter to

Full time; Starting: $34,500-$40,000 /year



Visit Specialist

Facilitate healthy, safe, productive visits between foster children and their biological parents in order to strengthen their relationship and lay the groundwork for eventual reunification.

To apply, send a resume and cover letter to

15-30 hours/week; starting: $12-$15/hour



Public Relations Intern

Plan, execute, and analyze a communication strategy to position Skookum Kids as the authority on child welfare in Washington state.

10-20 hours/week , $100 stipend for overnight shifts


Skookum House Intern

To directly care for the children placed at Skookum House, meeting their immediate physical and emotional needs, carrying out each child’s plan of care and treatment (PCT).

To apply, send a resume and cover letter to

10-30 hours/week , $100 stipend for overnight shifts

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