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 Statewide Trainer (20 hours per week)
Open until filled
Oregon Family Support Network (OFSN) is hiring a Statewide Trainer to work in the Statewide Office located at 4275 Commercial Street SE, Suite 180, Salem, 97302. This is a 20 hour per week position, with benefits.
The Statewide Trainer’s role is to elevate the family voice by developing and delivering training curriculum in English and Spanish and works closely with OFSN’s Training & Workforce Development Manager to translate training curriculum as needed and develop online training and resources in Spanish and accessible on the OFSN website. The Statewide Trainer will provide leadership and instruction to other training staff in the development of curriculum that is culturally and linguistically appropriate for the intended audience, and train and support bilingual and monolingual Spanish speaking Family Support Specialists and family members to participate at the policy level at local, regional, state and federal levels.
Click here to read a more in-depth job description and qualifications: Statewide Trainer Job Description. Please submit an Application for Employment, Statewide Trainer Supplemental Questions , cover letter and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Part Time Family Partner Central Oregon
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.
Click here to read a more in-depth job description and qualifications: Family-Partner Job Description. Please submit an Application for Employment, Family Partner Supplemental Questions , cover letter and resume to: email@example.com.
Part Time – Youth Activity Leader – Washington*, Multnomah*, Clackamas*, Marion, Deschutes, Lane, Yamhill, Benton, & 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.
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.