Overview

New employment opportunity available!

The Family Resource Network is now offering the following employment opportunities-

Family Peer Advocates-

Full time (30) hour per week

Per Diem Family (10+) hours per week

Position offers $13.00 per hour, plus mileage reimbursement.

You must be a parent who is/or has been a caregiver of a child with a mental health or developmental disability. "Lived experience" is extremely valuable when working with families in need of resources, support and advocacy.
Please call Barbara Finkelstein at 432-0001 if you have any questions regarding criteria.

Applicant must:
*Possess excellent organizational and communication skills
*Complete progress notes in a timely manner
*Conduct home visits with families to identify need
*Submit to a background/fingerprint check (at no cost to applicant)
*Have experience advocating within the service systems (i.e. Mental Health, Education, DSS, Juvenile Justice, SPOA)
*Have working knowledge of Microsoft Office software

All applicants should submit a resume with a cover letter describing your personal lived experience of being a caretaker of a child with a mental health or developmental disability. Resumes and cover letters can be emailed to Michelle Zuk at executivedirector@familyrn.org

High School Diploma or Equivalent required.

Job Type: Part-time