Family Support Worker
NFI Family Resource Center of Grtr Lowel

Job Order #: 16546438

Lowell, MA 01852

Full Time

40 hours per week

POSTED 4/1/2022

EXPIRES 6/30/2022

Job Description

Description
NFI Massachusetts Inc., a non-profit human services agency, is currently seeking a Family Support Worker for our Family Resource Center (FRC) located in Lowell, MA. Bilingual capacity (Spanish and English) preferred.
NFI Massachusetts Inc., una agencia de servicios humanos sin fines de lucro, actualmente está buscando un trabajador de apoyo familiar para nuestro Centro de Recursos Familiares (FRC) ubicado en Lowell, MA. Capacidad bilingüe (español e inglés) preferida.
The FRC provides services either on-site or through referrals. Services include family support, career support, mental health counseling, education support, Child Requiring Assistance (CRA) support, and more. The Lowell FRC is a member of the Massachusetts Family Resource Center Network and is open to all individuals and families in the Greater Lowell Area.
The Family Support Worker (FSW) is responsible for connecting families to services offered in the program and in the community which meet the individual needs of consumers. The FSW will also facilitate parenting classes for our members. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of child and youth development, excellent organization skills, will be a self-starter, be a team player, be strength-based, and have previous experience in case management or family support work.
Status: Full time
Hourly rate: $18.50 - $19/hr
Job Responsibilities:


  • Provide support to members as indicated by member self-identified goals and circumstance.

  • Develop and facilitate parenting education groups and independent workshops.

  • Advocates for members? needs within the program as well as with external agencies, as appropriate.

  • Creates and maintains high quality and timely member documentation to ensure compliance with internal and external requirements.

  • Participate and plan events at the Family Resource Center.

  • Distribute tangible goods to members, as needed.

  • Attend Family Support Worker cohort meetings held by DCF, as well as other assigned meetings and taskforces as assigned.

  • Collaborate with community partners to ensure member needs are met.

  • Complete outreach and follow-up calls to members.

  • How To Apply

    Please email resumes to Tim Hovey at timothy.hovey@masshirelowellcc.com

Address

27 Prescott ST
Lowell, MA 01852

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Shift

First

Not Specified

Per Diem Position

Not Specified

Union Position

No

Apprenticeship

No

Pay

$19.00 per hour

Benefits

  • Major Medical
  • Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Retirement Plan
  • Vacation Leave
  • Sick Leave
  • Education Cost Reimbursement
  • Paid Holidays

Benefit Details

Name

Tim Hovey

Title

Business Service Rep

Email

timothy.hovey@masshirelowellcc.com

Phone

978-805-4784

Address

107 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01852

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