About Us

Employment Opportunities

Use your skills to make a difference in the world! Headquartered in Renton, Washington, WACAP (World Association for Children and Parents) is a global, dynamic, non-profit that transforms lives through adoption. We are a champion for children, finding and preparing permanent families, and offering lifelong support after adoption. Since our inception in 1976, we've placed over 11,000 children from the U.S. and around the world with loving adoptive families.

To apply for employment at WACAP, please fill out our Application for Employment and send it, along with a cover letter, resume, references and salary requirements, via one of the following:
  • Mail:  WACAP, P.O. Box 88948, Seattle, WA 98138.
  • Fax: 206-575-4148. 
  • Email:  SharonK@wacap.org
WACAP (World Association for Children and Parents) is an equal opportunity employer. WACAP offers equal employment and advancement opportunity to all qualified individuals regardless of race, ethnicity, religion, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, or veteran status and complies with all federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination in employment.

Adoption Assistant

Help transform lives!

WACAP is seeking a full-time employee to work in our international department. This position will perform both adoption assistant tasks as well as case management tasks. You will provide exceptional customer service and paperwork processing for adoptive parents. WACAP seeks a person with outstanding phone, clerical, and organizational skills who is efficient, flexible, superb in communication skills and who is able to work well individually and as part of a team. You must be proficient in Microsoft Office and possess a BA in Social Work or a related field.

WACAP is a group of energetic, smart and fun folks dedicated to finding families for kids. We offer excellent benefits, flexible hours, paid holidays, and personal leave time. Located in Renton near I5 and I405, near many local businesses, restaurants, coffee shops and public transportation. Learn more about us at www.wacap.org.


  • Outstanding phone, clerical, organizational, and communication skills
  • Work well individually and as part of a team
  • Be proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Possess B.A. in Social Work or a related field

 Must submit a resume & cover letter to Sharon King (see process above).

Job Type: Full-time, 40 hours per week

Wage: $14.56 - $15.16


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