Family Support Specialist

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 Nashua, 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 Nashua, 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 Nashua Family Resource Center activities housed at Waypoint. Reflective supervision is provided to support the work of the Family Support Specialist.

Minimum Job Requirements:

BS or BA degree with experience required
1 to 2 years of home visiting, infant/toddler development, and parenting education preferred.
The ability to complete paperwork timely and effectively
Strong verbal and face-to-face communication skills.
Chosen candidates are required to submit to a criminal background, motor vehicle record check, and have auto insurance that meets agency standards.

Position Benefits and Perks Include:

comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance including paid family medical leave and Pet Insurance
retirement planning with company match
ample paid time off, consisting of personal, sick, and vacation, plus 7 paid company holidays
Internal growth opportunities and many career  choices
employee educational assistance
Diverse and accepting company culture with an engaged leadership team
Flexible hybrid work schedule
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!  You will love what you do here!

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