Hiring Organization Information
Casey Family Programs is in search of a Director of Public Policy in our Washington, DC office. The Director of Public Policy works in collaboration with the Managing Director, Public Policy, proactively seeking ways to assess and support systems improvement in organizations and agencies by identifying and educating on effective policy changes throughout the United States The purpose of this position and the efforts it manages is to create system change that improves outcomes for children and families, including policy changes to safely reduce the number of children in foster care.
Additionally, the Director of Public Policy works with the Managing Director, Public Policy, to develop, prioritize and support relationships at the Federal level that advance opportunities to educate on policy change – both congressional and executive – as well as cultivating and sustaining relationships with stakeholders and organizations able to create or influence policy change. This role will work to support state and tribal policy work and opportunities alongside the Public Policy team while also working to promote and advance equity issues across child welfare and other child and family well-being areas.
Casey Family Programs offers competitive salary and benefits including medical, dental and vision coverage, a generous retirement plan, paid time off, and many opportunities for training and development. Casey Family Programs values inclusion, diversity, equity, and respect for individuals in the workplace. We encourage candidates with diverse lived experience and perspectives from underrepresented communities to apply.