Director of Public Policy - Casey Family Programs

Director of Public Policy - Casey Family Programs

Hiring Organization Information

Organization Name: 
Casey Family Programs

Position Information

Employment Type: 
Full time
Experience Level: 
Professional (individual contributor)
Job Category: 
Other - please specify below
Job Category - Other: 
Public Policy
Job Description: 

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.

How to Apply

Application Contact: 
Heidi Tobaben
Application Instructions: 
Please submit resume and cover letter directly through our job application site. For any specific questions, please reach out to Heidi Tobaben,
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