Parent Partner East Bay Wrap

$16.75 - $21.00 hourly
  • Fred FInch Youth Center
  • Oakland, CA, USA
  • Sep 08, 2020
Full time Nonprofit-Social Services

Job Description

re you looking for a career that is going to make a difference in the community? Come join East Bay Wrap (EBW) and be part of a vibrant and innovative team. East Bay Wraparound (Wrap) services aim to help our youth strengthen safe and healthy relationships, develop coping strategies, and connect caregivers and youth to supportive resources in their communities. The main goal of East Bay Wrap is to promote stability in the home so youth and families are able to establish and nurture a healthy, consistent living environment.


The Company: Fred Finch Youth Center has been serving children and young adults with mental and intellectual disabilities for more than a century.

Position: Full-time (40 hours per week), Parent Partner position based out of our Oakland location.

Job Responsibilities:The primary role of the Parent Partner is to provide one-on-one support to parents by sharing experience and expertise in navigating and assisting families to utilize various local agencies (e.g., Regional Center, Children & Family Services, Special Education Systems, Juvenile Justice Systems, Placement Services, Behavioral Health Care Services, or Residential Centers). 

Required Qualifications:

  • Seeking parent who has received services for a special needs child.
  • Prior youth advocacy experience desirable.
  • Prior parent mentoring, along with warmth with families from a diverse background preferred.
  • Possess good communication, active listening and group facilitation skills.
  • Client, case management or record keeping experience preferred.
  • College degree and computer skills preferred.



Our benefits

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance (PPO or HMO options).
  • Employer matching 401(k) retirement plan.
  • Employer paid life insurance.
  • Employee Assistance Program.
  • Flexible Spending Account (both medical and dependent care).
  • 8 Paid holidays.
  • 21 days of Paid Time Off



HOW TO APPLY:

Click on the link below to apply: https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=2131519