Employment

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.

 

Full-time Bilingual/Bi-Cultural Family Partner – Tri-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.  This is a 40 hour per week position, with benefits.

Click here to read a more in-depth job description and qualifications:  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.

Oregon Family Support Newtork (La Red de Asistencia Familiar de Oregon) Busca Colaborador Familiar Bilingüe/Bicultural para el Programa de Asistencia Integral

Un Colaborador Familiar es una persona con experiencias similares a las de las familias que se apoya, las cuales tienen hijos con dificultades emocionales, de comportamiento, de salud mental, de desarrollo o otras condiciones de salud. La función del Colaborador Familiar es brindar apoyo a la familia, ayudándoles a involucrarse y participar activamente en el equipo y/o en el proceso de tratamiento y a tomar decisiones informadas que guíen el proceso. El Colaborador Familiar utiliza la experiencia de su vida personal y profesional para brindar consejo y asesoría, y así concientizar y mejorar la colaboración entre los padres o cuidadores y los demás profesionales involucrados en el proceso, buscando aumentar la habilidad de los padres o cuidadores para articular sus necesidades,  tomar buenas decisiones y participar activamente en el desarrollo de sus niños.

Presione aquí para leer una descripción más detallada sobre la posicion y las calificaciones: Descripción general de la posición del compañero familiar. Envíe la Solicitud de empleo, las Preguntas complementarias, una copia de su curriculum adjunto con su carta de presentacion al corre electronico jobs@ofsn.net.

 

Part-Time Family Partner – Jefferson County

Closing Date:  March 2nd, 2018

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.  This is a 20 hour per week position, with benefits.

This position will be located in Madras.  There may be potential for additional hours in Deschutes County and Crook county.   Applicants must be willing to travel. 

Click here to read a more in-depth job description and qualifications:  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 – Youth Activity Leader – Washington*, Multnomah*, Clackamas*, Marion, Deschutes, Lane,  & Lincoln Counties

*Washington, Multnomah, and Clackamas County YAL positions are 6-10 hours per month

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 job description and qualifications:  Youth Activity Leaders Position Overview.  Please submit the Application for Employment  to jobs@ofsn.net.

 

 

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.