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 Family Partner – Options Counseling

Closes Friday, April 19th, 2019, at 5 pm

Wage:  $15-16 DOE

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 Job Description.  Please submit an Application for Employment,  Family Partner Supplemental Questions , cover letter and resume to:   jobs@ofsn.net.

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.

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.