Family Support Specialists

Website Waypoint

Empowering people of all ages through an array of human services

Waypoint is recruiting organized, passionate, reliable, team players to join our  Early Childhood and Family Support Team in Manchester, NH.  This is a full-time career opportunity for a fabulous program!

Want a job where you make a positive difference for vulnerable families in our community? Are you able to work independently, collaborate with others, and have good written and verbal communication? Do you have a bachelor’s degree and/or prior experience with parent education, home visiting, or infant/toddler development? If so, we have a job for you!  Family Support Specialists are needed full-time for the Parenting Plus Program in Manchester, NH.  If you want to be a part of an amazing team and if you love to coach and educate others, join in our Waypoint mission to provide help!!

Family support specialists provide direct services through individual home visits for families. The family Support Specialist will also work in partnership with schools, state agencies, medical providers, and other social service agencies to address families’ concrete needs. Along with the individual work, staff will have the opportunity to do group facilitation and have a role in the Manchester Family Resource Center activities housed at Waypoint. Reflective supervision is provided to support the work of the Family Support Specialist. BS or BA degree with experience and 1 to 2 years of home visiting, infant/toddler development, and parenting education preferred. Other skills needed are the ability to complete paperwork timely and effectively as well as having strong verbal and face-to-face communication skills.

When it comes to benefits and perks, we have everything you’d expect and more – health, career benefits, and perks that include: comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance, ample paid time off, plus paid holidays and personal days, educational funding, life insurance, paid family medical leave, and half-day Fridays for summer.

Chosen candidates are required to submit to a criminal background, motor vehicle record check, and have auto insurance that meets agency standards.

We are an equal opportunity employer. Here at Waypoint, our clients come from all backgrounds and so do we!  We employ a diverse workforce because it gives us the ability to serve our mission in an even greater way!

All applicants are encouraged to apply today at www.waypointnh.org!  

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