Provide support to parents of children with diverse needs due to serious emotional disturbances
Work full- or part-time with youth/families in their homes and in community settings
A short commute from both Boston and Providence
Description of Position
Community Counseling of Bristol County is accepting resumes for Family Partner positions, part of the Community Service Agency. In order to be considered for this position you must have past and/or present experiences of being a parent or custodial caregiver of a child with emotional and/or behavioral needs. In addition, two years of work or volunteer experience with children is required. We are seeking candidates for a 35 or 40 hour work week. Family Partners provide support to parents of children with diverse needs due to serious emotional disturbances. Bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.
The Community Service Agency at CCBC offers great benefits including:
- To positively make a difference in the lives of children and families.
- A career not just a job – opportunities for professional growth and advancement.
- An ability to have a flexible work schedule.
- Generous paid time off including 3 weeks paid vacation, 12 paid holidays and sick leave.
- Opportunities for ongoing training, professional development and opportunities for CEUs.
- Additional great benefits including health, dental, disability and life insurance.
- Tuition reimbursement opportunities.
- 403-b with up to 5% employer match.
Candidates must possess strong knowledge of community resources, advocacy skills, and have experience being a parent/caregiver of a child that has received or is receiving services due to emotional disturbances or special needs. Family Partner positions are outreach positions and applicants are required to work with youth/families in their homes and in community settings. Applicants must have a valid driver’s license, reliable transportation, proper vehicle insurance and pass a full background check. Position also requires a minimum of a high school diploma (secondary education encouraged to apply), and two years working or volunteering with youth or children. Some availability during evening or weekend hours is required. I.A. EOE.
As part of MassHealth's Children's Behavioral Health Initiative, CCBC has been designated as the Community Service Agency ("CSA") for Attleboro, Taunton, and surrounding communities... read more
Date posted: 7/12/2021
All submissions must include a cover letter providing your experiences of being a caregiver of a child with emotional and/or behavioral health needs.
For more information about this position, or to send your resume & cover letter:
Community Counseling of Bristol County
1 Washington St. Taunton, MA 02780