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.

Family Partner – Child Welfare – Yamhill County (Spanish Speaking Preferred)

Closes Friday, April 17th, at 5 p.m.

Wage:  $15.00 – $16.50 – Based on Knowledge, Skills, and Ability

Oregon Family Support Network is hiring a full time (40 hours per week), Family Partner to work in Yamhill 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 and qualifications: Family Partner Job Description . Please submit an Application for Employment, Regional Family Support Specialist supplemental questions, cover letter and resume to:  jobs@ofsn.net.

Regional Family Support Specialist- South/Southwestern Oregon – 20 hours per week

Open Until Filled

Wage:  $15.00 – $16.50 – Based on Knowledge, Skills, and Ability

Oregon Family Support Network is hiring a part time (20 hours per week), Regional Family Support Specialist to work in South/Southwestern Oregon. The Regional 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 primary role is to organize, engage and facilitate parents attending support groups and to recruit and support volunteer family members/parents to lead family support groups in local communities.  The Regional Family Support Specialist uses community contacts and resources to increase awareness of OFSN and maximize parent/caregiver voice, choice and engagement in systems of care and policy making committees and councils.

Click here to read a more in-depth job description and qualifications: Regional Family Support Specialist JD. Please submit an Application for Employment, Regional Family Support Specialist supplemental questions, cover letter and resume to:  jobs@ofsn.net.

Regional Family Support Specialist- Central Oregon – 20 hours per week

Open Until Filled

Wage:  $15.00 – $16.50 – Based on Knowledge, Skills, and Ability

Oregon Family Support Network is hiring a part time (20 hours per week), Regional Family Support Specialist to work in Central Oregon. The Regional 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 primary role is to organize, engage and facilitate parents attending support groups and to recruit and support volunteer family members/parents to lead family support groups in local communities.  The Regional Family Support Specialist uses community contacts and resources to increase awareness of OFSN and maximize parent/caregiver voice, choice and engagement in systems of care and policy making committees and councils.

Click here to read a more in-depth job description and qualifications: Regional Family Support Specialist JD. Please submit an Application for Employment, Regional Family Support Specialist supplemental questions, cover letter and resume to:  jobs@ofsn.net.

Part Time – Youth Activity Leader – Washington*, Multnomah*, Clackamas*, Marion, Deschutes, 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.