Our Mission

Friends of Children and Families, Inc. is dedicated to serving families and their children by providing quality, comprehensive, family-centered early childhood services.

Our History

Friends of Children and Families, Inc (FOCAF) is a non-profit corporation. On July 21st, 1986 FOCAF was awarded the grant to administer Head Start and Early Head Start programs to work toward eliminating the causes and conditions of poverty. Major program areas include Children Services, Family Services, Health Services and Administration. There are approximately 130 staff members employed with the organization. FOCAF serves over 454 three to five year old in the Head Start program and 64 families, pregnant mothers and children zero 1to 36 months in the Early Head Start program.


Come work for FOCAF!

FOCAF is an equal opportunity employer that complies with all applicable laws regarding equal opportunity employment. In addition, FOCAF is a smoke free and drug free workplace.

Pre-employment screening

Because FOCAF staff work with children, the pre-employment screening process is extensive, and includes drug testing, background checks and medical screening.

Job Title Location Type Opened
Assistant Teacher Ada County Full time 8/21/2020
Assistant Teacher Boise, Idaho Full time 9/1/2020
Assistant Teacher Kuna, Idaho Part time 9/22/2020
Bus Driver - Mountain Home Elmore County; Mountain Home, Idaho 9/17/2020
Cook's Assistant Ada County; Elmore County Part time 9/8/2020
Cook's Assistant Boise, Idaho Full time 9/8/2020
Floater Ada County Full time 9/8/2020
Sub Bus Driver (On Call/As Needed) Ada County; Boise, Idaho; Kuna, Idaho; Meridian, Idaho On Call 9/8/2020
Substitute Assistant Teacher Ada County; Boise, Idaho; Kuna, Idaho; Meridian, Idaho On Call 9/8/2020
Transportation Coordinator Ada County; Elmore County Full time 9/11/2020

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