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Advancement Director

General Description:

The Advancement Director position is part-time (average 20 hours per week) and perfect for someone passionate about The Family Place Utah’s purpose and mission. The director leads the Advancement Department, which is responsible for building community awareness, engaging volunteers and donors through events and fundraising, and promoting the organization’s services. The Advancement Director will create a positive atmosphere for the success of the advancement team and The Family Place Utah as a whole.

The position reports to The Family Place Executive Director. A principal responsibility is to help ensure the continuance of the organization’s programs and services and strive towards fiscal sustainability.

Services at The Family Place Utah include: therapy, education for individuals, parents and children, a 24-hour therapeutic children’s center, and the Starfish Children’s Shelter. With three locations and a $3 million annual budget, The Family Place serves over 20,000 children and adults annually.

Duties Synopsis:

Works in close collaboration/coordination with The Executive Director, Chief Relationship Officer and Board of Directors.  Manages the Advancement Department with staff specialists for events, fundraising, marketing, communications, publications, and outreach.

Qualifications:

  1. Leader, proactive, self-directed, takes direction.
  2. Bachelor’s degree in business or related field and two years related experience OR
    1. Five years of professional experience in fundraising.
  3. Ability to think strategically, creatively problem solve, exercise good judgment and lead change.
  4. Impeccable integrity, positive attitude, mission-driven and self-directed with a passion for TFP’s mission.
  5. Proven ability to work in a dynamic team and build strong working relationships.
  6. Computer literate, proficient in M.S. Office Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
  7. Demonstrated competency in public speaking and a commitment to advocacy for children and advancing the mission and goals of the organization.
  8. Pass annual background criminal investigation.
  9. Food handlers permit.
  10. CPR certification.

Application: 

Please send resume with three professional references to The Family Place Utah, PO Box 6055, Logan, UT 84341 or to [email protected]. Position is open until filled.

AmeriCorps VISTA 2021

This full-time, one-year AmeriCorps VISTA position is hosted by the Public & School Partnership and is based at The Family Place in Logan, UT. The VISTA member will support development efforts via fundraising and event coordination. VISTA will collaborate with the Development Department with marketing, social media, and maintaining donor relations associated with events and development efforts. The Family Place is looking for a candidate who will create awareness and is personable, persuasive, and able to communicate the organization’s needs.

Member Duties : Specific, primary responsibilities of this position include: 1. Acquire donations and other funding for programs and general operation expenses, i.e. donations from coin boxes 2. Design and coordinate public awareness campaigns centered on services offered at The Family Place 3. Coordinate marketing, social media, and fundraising activities, including annual-based friend-shipping and fundraising events (set attendance and financial goals and work to carry out events successfully, serve as event contact, when necessary, collaborate to improve and implement marketing, advertisement, and design of specific events, prepare final reports on events covering processes taken, details of event, and outcomes)
 
Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Health Coverage* ,  Living Allowance ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Training . 
 
 
*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare
 
Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Education . 
 
Skills :
Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Social Services ,  Leadership ,  Team Work ,  Business/Entrepreneur ,  Writing/Editing ,  Education ,  Community Organization ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Computers/Technology ,  Public Speaking ,  Communications . 

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Assistant Grant/Program Manager

The Family Place Utah is seeking to fill a full-time Assistant Grant/Program Manager position to assist the Therapy Department in fulfilling grant requirements and program needs in pursuit of the overall mission of The Family Place, “Strengthening Families and Protecting Children.” Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree or higher in Social Work, Human Development and Family Studies, Psychology, or related field. Experience with grants, non-profit settings, serving children and families, and trauma-informed interactions preferred. Bilingual/bicultural (Spanish and English) candidates preferred. Must have be proactive and possess strong organization, leadership, computer, and relationship-building skills. Competitive pay with benefits.

The Family Place is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization striving to achieve its mission of Strengthening Families and Protecting Children in Cache and Rich Counties through therapy, education, and 24-hour Kid’s Place care and shelter services.

To apply, send cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Michelle Hyde at [email protected] or to The Family Place, P.O. Box 6055, Logan, UT, 84341. Open until filled.

Bookkeeper

General Description:

Part-time bookkeeper. Duties include payrolls, receivables, payables, job cost accounting for contracts and activities, budgeting and reporting.

Direct report to the Finance Manager.

Duties Synopsis:

Responsible for data entry, payrolls, receivable and payable accounting functions, financial reports, and supporting documentation in QuickBooks software, and presentation of financial information using Microsoft Excel.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Proficient in QuickBooks and Microsoft Excel software
  2. Associate degree or 2 years college business, accounting or related education
  3. 2 years bookkeeping experience preferred
  4. Ability to analyze information, deal with complexity, report research results
  5. Dependable, honest, responsible and takes and follows directions
  6. Good judgement and positive, professional demeanor and communication in difficult or stressful business responsibilities, situations, and interpersonal communications
  7. Protects and maintains confidences and confidentiality of restricted or proprietary client and business information
  8. Computer literate
  9. Pass Background Criminal Investigation (BCI) clearance.

Salary/Benefits:

Wage/Salary $14-16 per hour and for full time benefits

Application:

Please respond by providing a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to The Family Place Utah, P.O. Box 6055, Logan, UT 84341 or to [email protected] Open until filled.

Kid's Place Support Staff

General Description

Part-time hourly position (minimum 15 hours per week) Support Staff for The Family Place 24-hour Emergency Care, Scheduled Weekly Care, and/or Crisis Shelter services. Direct report to respective Kid’s Place Manager.

Implements The Family Place Trauma Resiliency Project ensuring that all families receive trauma-informed care that target the critical parent-child relationship as a means of intervention to promote young children’s positive outcomes.

The Family Place is a nonprofit organization striving to achieve its mission of Strengthening Families and Protecting Children in Cache and Rich Counties through 24-hour emergency/respite nursery, education, and counseling services. 

Duties:

Fills scheduled and on-call shifts. Interacts positively and appropriately with children using trauma-informed practices, ensures children’s safety and well-being, and complies with grant and contract requirements including.

  • Scheduled shifts including Saturdays 5:00-9:00 p.m.
  • Filling assigned on-call shifts. Accessible by phone at all times and able to arrive within 30 minutes when on-call. Weekends and Holidays required.
  • Care for physical and emotional needs
  • Communicates clearly, effectively and positively with parents
  • Enforces rules and regulations
  • Implements Attachment Regulation and Competency (ARC) framework
  • Prepares nutritious meals and snacks
  • Completes required documentation, i.e. opening/closing facility, sanitizing, answering phones etc.
  • Scheduling emergency appointments
  • Attend staff meetings as requested
  • Reporting to the Kid’s Place Manager any suspicion or evidence of child abuse
  • Completing and recording required trainings within the timeline required

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 6 months experience working with children ages 0-11 years
  • 18 years old and pass an annual Background Criminal Investigation (BCI)
  • Understand child development, positive behavior management and signs/symptoms of child abuse and neglect
  • Ability to handle children with varying degrees of behavioral problems
  • Ability to maintain high energy, self-motivation, and attention to detail when under stress
  • Punctual, patient, positive and a strong work ethic
  • Ability to work as team member
  • Maintain confidentiality and professionalism
  • Spanish speaking preferred, but not required

Requirements:

  1. Obtain Utah Food Handler’s Permit
  2. Obtain First Aid/CPR Certification

Application:

Please respond by providing a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to The Family Place, 1525 N 200 W Logan, UT 84341 or to [email protected]. Open until filled.

Therapist

The Family Place Utah is seeking a part-time therapist to join our team and help us fulfill our mission, “Strengthening families and protecting children.” Candidates must have LCSW/CSW, LMFT/LAMFT, CMHC/ACHMC, or Psychologist license. Must possess passion and skills for helping families, children, and adolescents, and for working with trauma and crime victims. Experience with evidence-based practices (EBPs) strongly preferred. Spanish-speaking bilingual and bicultural strongly preferred. Duties include individual and family therapy, mental health assessment, group counseling, and crisis intervention. Must be able to work well with a team, take initiative, and provide leadership at times. Must possess good computer, organizational, and communication skills, and have ability and secure space to provide teletherapy outside of our offices. Competitive pay based on licensure and experience.

The Family Place is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization striving to achieve its mission of Strengthening Families and Protecting Children in Cache and Rich Counties through therapy, education, and 24-hour Kid’s Place care and shelter services.

To apply, send cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Michelle Hyde at [email protected] or to The Family Place, P.O. Box 6055, Logan, UT, 84341. Open until filled.

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