Easterseals Vermont is the leading agency in the state in working hand-in-hand with the Department for Children and Families (DCF) to find family-centered solutions to problems.
We are hiring Family Engagement Specialists right now!
As a Family Engagement Specialist, you will do mission-guided work in a supportive environment. Extensive training is provided. Responsibilities will include facilitating family meetings, providing in-home support to prevent children from coming into DCF custody, coaching families to have safe and nurturing time with their children who are placed in DCF custody, and searching for family members. We are looking for someone who understands the complex issues facing families, including addiction, substance abuse, domestic violence and generational poverty.
Qualifications: The successful candidate will have a Bachelor's Degree in Human Services or related field, strong interpersonal, communication and writing skills. Two (2) years of experience is preferred. This position also requires a vehicle with insurance that meets our coverage requirements.
Hours: This is a full time (40 hours/week), salaried position.
A position with Easterseals will give you valuable insight and experience as you further your career. Find your purpose while you make valuable, rewarding impacts in the lives of our individuals. Acquire new skills and experience that will help you to grow within our organization and develop your career path. We have comprehensive benefits for full-time eligible employees: medical, dental, matching retirement, life insurance, discounted child care, federal student loan forgiveness eligibility, student loan repayment for qualifying positions, and tuition reimbursement. We are a recovery friendly workplace, and we proudly employ military members and their families.
Does this sound like the right job for you? Are you interested in learning more? Do you have questions? We would love to hear them. Follow the link below and use the calendar to schedule a brief, 15-minute conversation with Tom: https://calendly.com/eastersealsnh-tom/15min
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