The Place for You
The Place for You
Part-time to Full-time position. The therapist provides therapeutic services to clients at The Family Place.
The Family Place is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to strengthening families and protecting children in Cache and Rich Counties through 24-hour emergency/respite nursery, education, and counseling services.
Direct report to The Family Place Clinical Director.
The position provides individual and group therapy, completes required documentation, and completes reports and assignments given by the Clinical Supervisor and Clinical Director.
Skills, Knowledge, and Experience:
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] by May 6, 2019. Open until filled.
The Family Place is seeking a candidate to fill the part-time position as the organization’s liaison and family educator in Rich County. The individual selected will serve as the integral team member connecting The Family Place services. The purpose is to strengthen families and protect children.
The initial need is to conduct a community wide needs assessment, i.e., surveys, community cafes, to determine The Family Place services are desired and support the community. The Rich County position will work closely with The Family Place Education Department Head and Program Evaluator. For the assessment the position will recruit people to attend cafes, fill out evaluations, be present at cafes and classes, etc.
The person selected will reside in Rich County and function as a resource to community organizations and individual residents, i.e., when a school has a student with a need, the school knows to contact The Family Place liaison who then connects the student and family with support.
The position will provide information and education including home visiting and teaching and/or coordinating parenting workshops and classes.
As the Rich County Family Educator the position provides trauma sensitive support and education using the ARC (Attachment, Regulation and Competency) framework in the homes of families.
The position is a direct report to the Education Department Director and is a member of The Family Place Trauma Resiliency Project Team. To satisfy the project’s requirement the person hired will need to make a 2 year commitment.
The Family Place is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to strengthening families and protecting children in northern Utah and southern Idaho through a 24-hour therapeutic children’s center, therapeutic services and the Starfish Children’s shelter.
The Trauma Resiliency Project, provides education to our staff and community members to help insure that children and families receive trauma-informed services. ARC targets the critical parent-child relationship as a means of intervention to promote young children’s’ positive outcomes.
Send cover letter, resume, and three professional references to The Family Place, P.O. Box 6055, Logan, UT, 84341, or to [email protected] Position open until filled; review of applications will begin June 13, 2019
AMERICORP* VISTA FULL TERM ASSOCIATE
Fundraising/ Events Support
Position Job Announcement/Description
Seeking VISTA FULL TERM ASSOCIATE to assist with fundraising projects and event management. Associate will assist the Advancement Department with marketing, social media, and maintaining donor relations associated with events and development efforts. Associate will create awareness, be personable, persuasive, and able to communicate organization’s needs.
40 hours per week. One year commitment. Direct report to Marketing and Events Manager.
The Family Place is a nonprofit organization dedicated to strengthening families and protecting children in Cache and Rich Counties. Working with both parents and children, The Family Place is here to help build healthy relationships and develop strong family attachments. They strive to build stronger families by hosting fun, family-focused events in the community as well as offering a variety of programs such as workshops, counseling, and the Kid’s Place (emergency and weekly child care).
Please click here to complete the Americorps VISTA employment application.
Full time position. The Smithfield Kid’s Place Manager is responsible for the operation of The Family Place Emergency and Scheduled Weekly Care in Smithfield and generally the facility and grounds at this location. The Smithfield Manager also runs the adoption respite program.
The Kid’s Place Manager will be on the implementation team of The Family Place Trauma Resiliency Project and ensures all families receive trauma-informed services using the Attachment, Regulation and Competency (ARC) framework.
Direct report to the Kid’s Place Director.
The Kid’s Place Manager takes initiative, is proactive, problem solves, etc. directing and leading staff and/or providing the direct-service to clients needed to achieve department and program outcomes. The position is on-site with responsibility to open and/or close. Includes scheduling staff, training and supervision, tracking services, preparing reports and maintaining program paperwork in compliance with grants and contracts. Further, the positon makes referrals and coordinates services with other The Family Place departments and monitors the Kid’s Place facility assuring it is kept clean, organized and maintained. Reports needs, as help maybe needed, to the Associate Director.
Direct Services to Clients
Skills, Knowledge and Experience:
Please respond by providing a cover letter, resume, three professional references to The Family Place, 1525 N 200 W Logan, UT 84341 or to [email protected]. Open until filled.
Full-time or part-time (30/10 hours per week) position(s). The Trauma Resiliency Project (TRP) Care Coordinator/Community Liaison is the glue that holds the project together. The position is an integral component to the success of TRP that trains staff, clients, and the community to be trauma-informed with an emphasis on the critical parent-child relationship and interventions to promote young children’s positive outcomes through positive parent-child interactions.
The Care Coordinator reports to the TRP Director.
The Family Place is a 501(c) 3 nonprofit organization dedicated to Strengthening Families and Protecting Children in northern Utah and southern Idaho through a 24-hour therapeutic children’s center, education, therapeutic services and the Starfish Children’s shelter.
The successful candidate will be welcoming and helpful to clients, community-based agencies, and The Family Place staff; encourage services that are appropriate; facilitate the use of multiple services as needed; outreach throughout the community; and follow-up and/or monitor referrals/progress.
Outcomes are increased community awareness, resulting in increased family ability to utilize their resources, increased resiliency, strengthened individuals and stronger families.
1. A Bachelor’s Degree in a Human Services related background.
2. Ability to pass a criminal background check.
3. Proficient in English: verbal, reading, writing.
4. Bi-lingual (English/Spanish) preferred.
5. Punctual, thorough, caring, positive and strong work ethic.
6. Ability to work as an effective team member.
7. Maintain client TFP confidentiality and professionalism at all times (Information shared only on a
need to know basis.)
8. Competent in computers, databases, i.e., MS Word, Excel
$13-16 per hour based on experience, plus benefits.
Please respond by providing a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to The Family Place,
P.O. Box 6055 Logan, UT 84341or to [email protected] by July 10, 2019. Open until filled.
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.
Fills scheduled and on-call shifts. Interacts positively and appropriately with children using traumainformed practices, ensures children’s safety and well-being, and complies with grant and contract
1. 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.
2. Care for physical and emotional needs
3. Communicates clearly, effectively and positively with parents
4. Enforces rules and regulations
7. Implements Attachment Regulation and Competency (ARC) framework
8. Prepares nutritious meals and snacks
9. Completes required documentation, i.e. opening/closing facility, sanitizing, answering phones etc.
10. Scheduling emergency appointments
11. Attend staff meetings as requested
12. Reporting to the Kid’s Place Manager any suspicion or evidence of child abuse
13. Completing and recording required trainings within the timeline required
1. 6 months experience working with children ages 0-11 years
2. 18 years old and pass an annual Background Criminal Investigation (BCI)
3. Understand child development, positive behavior management and signs/symptoms of child abuse
4. Ability to handle children with varying degrees of behavioral problems
5. Ability to maintain high energy, self-motivation, and attention to detail when under stress
6. Punctual, patient, positive and a strong work ethic
7. Ability to work as team member
8. Maintain confidentiality and professionalism
9. Spanish speaking preferred, but not required
1. Obtain Utah Food Handler’s Permit
2. Obtain First Aid/CPR Certification
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] by July 31st. Open until filled.