Employment

OFSN is a 501(c)3 Family-Run Organization, and a Chapter of the National Federation of Families on Children’s Mental Health. OFSN is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Personnel are chosen on the basis of ability without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, marital status or sexual orientation, in accordance with federal and state law. OFSN values those who have direct lived experience raising a child with significant mental and behavioral health challenges and gives hiring preference to individuals who have this direct lived experience.

Part-time Family Partner – Clackamas & Yamhill Counties

The Family Partner is a peer with shared lived experience who works with families raising a child with emotional, behavioral, mental health, developmental or other health challenges. The Family Partners role is to support the family, help them to engage and actively participate on their team and/or treatment process and make informed decisions that drive the process. The Family Partner uses personal and professional life experience to provide consultation and coaching to increase awareness and improve parent/caregiver-professional partnerships and maximize parent/caregiver voice, choice and involvement.

Click here to read a more in-depth job description:  Family Partner Position Overview. Please submit the Application for Employment, Family Partner Supplemental Questions, and a current resume and cover letter to:   jobs@ofsn.net.

Full-time Family Partner – Marion County

The Family Partner is a peer with shared lived experience who works with families raising a child with emotional, behavioral, mental health, developmental or other health challenges. The Family Partners role is to support the family, help them to engage and actively participate on their team and/or treatment process and make informed decisions that drive the process. The Family Partner uses personal and professional life experience to provide consultation and coaching to increase awareness and improve parent/caregiver-professional partnerships and maximize parent/caregiver voice, choice and involvement.

Click here to read a more in-depth job description:  Family Partner Position Overview. Please submit the Application for Employment, Family Partner Supplemental Questions, and a current resume and cover letter to:   jobs@ofsn.net.

Part-time Family Support Specialist

The Family Support Specialist is a peer with lived experience who works with families raising a child with developmental, emotional, behavioral or other mental health challenges. The Support Specialist’s primary role is to provide short term, individual parent support, information and referral though various engagement activities. These activities include but are not limited to: maintaining a toll free, (1-800) ‘warm line’, facilitating support groups, coordinating community activities and respite programs. The Support Specialist uses personal and professional life experience to provide orientation and mentoring of families to increase awareness and maximize parent/caregiver voice, choice and involvement in systems of care and policy making committees and councils. Bilingual/Bi-cultural preferred. This is a 10 hour a week position.

Click here to read a more in-depth job description:  Family Support Specialist Overview. Please submit the Application for Employment,  Family Support Specialist Supplemental Questions, and a current resume and cover letter to:   jobs@ofsn.net.

Part Time – Youth Activity Leader – Marion, Washington, Multnomah & Lincoln Counties

Position Summary:  Youth Activity Leaders (YAL’s) work with children with emotional, behavioral, mental health, developmental or other health challenges.  The Youth Activity Leaders role is to engage with children while parents attend support groups, family fun activities, respite programs, boards and committees, advocacy activities and other family centered programs.  The Youth Activity Leader uses personal and professional training and experience to provide a positive, engaging and socially expected environment for children who experience behavioral health challenges and their peers.

Click here to read more in-depth the: Youth Activity Leaders Position Overview.  Please submit the Application for Employment, and a current resume and cover letter to:  jobs@ofsn.net.

OFSN is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Personnel are chosen on the basis of ability without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, marital status or sexual orientation, in accordance with federal and state law.  OFSN values those who have direct lived experience raising a child with significant mental and behavioral health challenges and gives hiring preference to individuals who have this direct lived experience.