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We're Hiring!

 
 

Support for Families of Children with Disabilities is a non-profit organization that offers parent-to-parent emotional support to families who have children with disabilities, and information and educational services to families and the professionals who work with them. Support for Families is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified women, racial and ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, parents of children with disabilities, and those who are LGBT-identified are encouraged to apply.

Support for Families is hiring for the following postitions:

 

Postition: Special Events & Volunteer Manager

Hours: Full Time
Salary: DOE + benefits
Position Available: Now
Job Location: Support for Families

Position Description: The Special Family Event and Volunteer Manager implements SFCD Special Family Recreational/Social Events, oversees the logistics, conducting outreach, set up and take down, follow up with evaluations. They also recruit, train and supervise volunteers for all SFCD activities; they maintain a recognition system for volunteers; and maintain all reports relevant to Special Family Events and Volunteers.
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Postition: Social Worker Bilingual Spanish

Hours: Full Time
Salary: DOE + benefits
Position Available: Now
Job Location: Support for Families

Position Description: The Social Worker Bilingual Cantonese provides short-term counseling and short-term case management for families of children with disabilities and other special health care needs and families facing high risk challenges; provides regular follow-up to ensure that the child and/or family needs were met through the referral, provides referrals; works with a team of Family Resource Specialists; represents agency in mental health settings; data collection and writing monthly reports. 
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Position: Social Worker Bilingual Cantonese

Hours: Full Time
Salary: DOE + Benefits
Supervision Hours available
Position Available: Now
Must be bilingual English/Cantonese

Position Description: 
The Social Worker Bilingual Cantonese provides short-term counseling and short-term case management for families of children with disabilities and other special health care needs and families facing high risk challenges; provides regular follow-up to ensure that the child and/or family needs were met through the referral, provides referrals; work with the Family Resource Center Program Director to support a team of Family Resource Specialists; represents agency in mental health settings; provides parent support groups; data collection and writing monthly reports.
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Position: Family Resource Specialist Bilingual Spanish

Hours: Part time
Salary: DOE + benefits
Position Available: Now
Job Location: Support for Families

Position Description: Provide families of children with disabilities information, education and peer support on a warm line and at the drop-in center. Family Resource Specialist staff also provides professionals with information. Duties include: answering a warm line, meeting with families and providers, outreach to families, and providing follow-up support. 
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Position: Family Resource Specialist Bilingual Cantonese

Hours: Part Time
Salary:  DOE + benefits
Position Available: Now
Job Location: Support for Families

Position Description: Support for Families is looking for Cantonese-speaking parents of children with special medical needs, disabilities, and/or a child with an IEP, for this Family Resource Specialist (FRS) position.  Experience with this type of work is not a requirement; the FRS staff is made up of parents of children with special needs, and the staff members come from varied educational and work backgrounds.  Intensive training in the field is provided to new staff, and continues for all FRS staff on an ongoing basis.  If you are a parent of a child with special needs, please don't hesitate to contact us if you have an interest in, or questions about, this FRS position: 
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Position: Child Care Giver

Hours: Part Time/On Call - mornings, evenings, and Saturdays
Salary:  DOE + benefits
Position Available: Now
Job Location: Support for Families

Position Description:  A Care Giver at Support for Families of Children with Disabilities provides safe, fun, inclusive care to children of parents accessing Support for Families services.  Our focus is recreational, and we strive to enhance a child’s care experience with art, interactive games, computer exploration, and peer to peer interaction. Care Giving at SFCD is provided for children whose parents are on-site; at all times parents remain at the same site as their children. 
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