Join the Let It Be Us Staff

Everyone who works at Let It Be Us has a passion for helping the children in foster care and for finding solutions to problems.

Let It Be Us is determined to help children in foster care who are waiting for a stable home. We are proud to do that by transforming child welfare with the help of passionate people, experienced in how child welfare works today but with a bold new vision of how child welfare could look tomorrow.

If that sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you. Please email a cover letter expressing your interest and a resume to Susan McConnell, Excutive Director, at

We mainly work remotely but need people with the ability to meet in person in the Chicagoland area at times. We are open to full or part-time employees, let’s talk!

We are a self-starting, collaborative team where we expect everyone to be a leader.

We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to diversity and equity in all ways.

All roles require significant experience with the child welfare system in Illinois.

How to Apply

To express your interest in any of these positions, please email a cover letter and a resume to Susan McConnell, Excutive Director, at

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