Family Guidance Center

A Non-Profit Organization Providing Services for Alabama Families Since 1959

Career Opportunities

Helping families is more than a job.

Full-time Parent Educator – First Teacher Home Visiting Program, Conecuh County

The First Teacher Home Visiting Program is seeking a full-time Parent Educator for Conecuh County. The Parent Educator will conduct home visits for parents with children ranging from prenatal to age five, and will support them in the healthy development of their child, provide a foundation for success in school, and help families set and achieve goals. Preferred qualifications for the position are a degree in Early Childhood, Social Work, or closely related field with extensive case management experience.  Successful candidates should be motivated and have excellent organizational, communication, and computer skills, as well as experience in community outreach. Individuals are required to have reliable transportation and a good driving record. EOE

Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and resume by mail or email to:

Kathy Camp, Program Director
Family Guidance Center of Alabama
First Teacher Home Visiting Program
2358 Fairlane Drive
Montgomery, AL 36116

kcamp@familyguidancecenter.org


Part-time Accountant, Montgomery

Excellent opportunity for degreed professional to be a part of a progressive social service agency.  Responsible for all bookkeeping for several contracts and grants. Some experience required. Competitive salary and excellent benefits.  EOE

Send letter and resume by February 15 to:

Allison Hayes
Assistant Executive Director
Director of Finance
Family Guidance Center of Alabama, Inc.
2358 Fairlane Drive
Montgomery, Alabama  36116

allisonh@familyguidancecenter.org


Full-time Community Outreach Positions – Kids and Kin Program

The Kids and Kin Program is expanding to serve all 67 counties in Alabama and is seeking full-time degreed professionals to provide training and educational support to relative care providers. Individuals are required to live in one of the counties they serve, and will facilitate trainings, conduct presentations and recruit relative care providers. Preferred qualifications for the position are a background in early childhood or a closely related field, with experience working with community-based programs. Additional needed skills include public speaking, meeting planning and facilitation. Successful candidates should be motivated and have excellent organization, communication, and computer skills, as well as experience in community outreach. Daytime availability is required with occasional evenings. Individuals are required to have reliable transportation and a good driving record. EOE.

Positions are available in the following counties and candidates must live in one of the counties they serve:

Lauderdale, Colbert, Franklin, and Lawrence
Marshall, DeKalb, Etowah, and Cherokee
Winston, Walker, Cullman, and Blount
Marion, Lamar, Fayette, and Pickens
Talladega, Calhoun, Clay, and Cleburne
Tuscaloosa, Bibb, Hale, and Perry
Randolph, Tallapoosa, Chambers, and Lee
Washington, Clarke, Wilcox, and Monroe
Mobile, Baldwin, and Escambia

Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and resume by mail or email to:

Kathy Camp, Program Director
Kids and Kin Program
Family Guidance Center of Alabama
2358 Fairlane Drive
Montgomery, AL  36116

kcamp@familyguidancecenter.org


Evening Computer Instructor - Part-time, Montgomery

The Family Service Center of Montgomery County is seeking an instructor to teach evening computer classes. This position will utilize the on-site, 10 station computer lab to help adults learn basic and intermediary computer skills including: Introduction to Computers, MS Word 1 & 2, Powerpoint, Introduction to the Internet, and Excel 1 & 2. Classes are offered Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6-8 PM. Candidates should have experience teaching computer classes and enjoy helping adults learn new skills. The ability to teach to a diverse audience with a wide range of technology skills and experience is important. Our classes are designed for adults to gain computer skills while having an enjoyable, low stress learning experience. EOE

Interested individuals should respond with a letter of interest and resume to:

Shauntice Wood, M.S., MPA
Program Director
Family Guidance Center of Alabama
Family Service Center of Montgomery County
2358 Fairlane Drive
Montgomery, Alabama  36116


Full-Time Life Skills Advocate - Family Service Center of Montgomery/Lowndes Counties

The Family Service Center of Montgomery County announces an opening for a full-time Life Skills Advocate, based in Montgomery and serving Montgomery and Lowndes Counties. This full-time position coordinates Intake and Information services in the Montgomery location, and also coordintaes classes addressing a wide variety of life skills including money management, parenting education, conflict resolution,  job search, and stress management/coping. Services are provided in small groups and one-to-one; some large group presentations also occur. The Life Skills Advocate helps individuals gain additional skills that promote well-being and greater self-reliance.

The successful candidate will have at minimum an undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university in a human services field. Experience in intake and facilitating seminars is essential. Knowledge of local resources is helpful.  Excellent skill base in MSOffice, documentation, communication skills, and confidentiality skills are required. In addition, the successful candidate will have proven time management skills, be able to multitask in a fast-paced environment, be attentive to details, and enjoy being part of a staff team that undertakes many different projects to help strengthen families. EOE

Interested individuals should forward a letter of interest and resume to:

Shauntice Wood, M.S., MPA, Program Director
Family Guidance Center of Alabama
Family Service Center of Montgomery County
2358 Fairlane Drive
Montgomery, Alabama  36116


Part-Time Clerical Assistant - Family Service Center of Montgomery County

The Family Service Center of Montgomery County announces an opening for a part-time clerical assistant to provide receptionist and general office duties as part of the staff team.This 15 hours per week position requires working knowledge of MSOffice, excellent interpersonal skills for working directly with the public, proven skills in time management and organization, data recording and tracking, multi-line telephone receptionist duties, and front desk management. EOE.

Interested candidates should mail a letter of interest and resume to:

Ms. Shauntice Wood, M.S., MPA
Program Director
Family Guidance Center of Alabama
Family Service Center of Montgomery County
2358 Fairlane Drive
Montgomery, Alabama  36116