Do you dream of a job where you can make a real difference in the lives of children and teens in foster care? Mountain Circle is hiring!

Family Advocate (Lassen and Plumas County) * House Mentor (Susanville) * Data Entry Specialist (Greenville, CA)

Mountain Circle Foster and Adoptive Families

Position: Data Entry Specialist (Greenville, CA)  

Pay: Between $12-$14 an hour, depending on experience, plus full benefits. This is a grant-funded position through mid-May, however we expect it to be funded again for at least one year.

Job Duties: Prepares source data for computer entry by compiling and sorting information from paper files to Mountain Circle’s cloud-based data management system. The right candidate will be extremely detail-oriented and will have a strong computer and/or data entry background.  No phone calls please.  Email resume to: [email protected]

Position: Live-in House Mentor (Susanville, CA) 

mountain circle foster teensMake the difference to foster teens as they move into independence! This position will receive free room and board at our Transitional Housing Home in Susanville, CA in exchange for minimal supervision, leadership in weekly life-skills groups (such as budgeting and cooking healthy meals), and the mentoring of up to four older foster youth. This opportunity is ideal for a couple, or for an individual(s) seeking their MSW or MFT (Mountain Circle will provide up t0 40 internship hours per week). For more information, contact [email protected]

Position: Family Advocate (Susanville- possibly out of other parts of Lassen or Plumas County)

Pay: Between $12-$14 an hour, plus full benefits. This is not a grant-funded position.

Cute little sisters playing outside

Mountain Circle Family Services, Inc. is seeking a family advocate to support our Social Work staff and their clients (foster youth and families). This is a full-time position with benefits. Compensation will depend on experience. Applicant must be also available during the third week of August for the Running with the Bears Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K in Greenville CA (Mountain Circle’s annual fundraiser). To apply: Contact Seth Shepard via email at [email protected]. No phone calls!


–       Ability to pass a criminal background check (Child Abuse Index, DOJ and FBI)

–       Possess strong written and verbal communication skills.

–       Work well under pressure, stress and changing job duties.

–       Have a safe, reliable and insured vehicle for use on the job.

–       Able to provide letters of reference. 

CA Foster Care License #185002229, CA THP License #325002757, CA Adoptions License #325002759

Other opportunities: 

Do you love children? Come join the Mountain Circle team as a Resource (Foster) parent!

Loving Resource Parents are needed in Northern California and Nevada to provide warm, safe, and caring homes for underprivileged children. Mountain Circle provides training, 24/7 support, and a monthly stipend of up to $1,100 (per child) to Resource families.

Who can be a Resource Parent?
Resource Families come in all forms! You can be single, retired, Resource Families come in all forms! You can be single, retired, a stay-at-home parent, or a birth family to a child/youth in care already- you just need a good sense of humor and a LOVE for children or teens!

Read stories of families just like you on our blog:
or watch a short 5-min video about what it’s like to become a foster parent with Mountain Circle:

Call today for a free 5-min phone orientation! 1(844)540-8618 We will present the details and requirements for becoming a certified Resource (or adoptive) Parent and answer all of your questions. If you are interested in proceeding we will guide you in the certification process every step of the way. Hope to talk soon!