Family Guidance Center

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

Career Opportunities

Helping families is more than a job.

Early Care and Education Trainer

The Child Care Education and Training Program is seeking an Early Care and Education Trainer for our Montgomery office to provide training opportunities for child care providers.  Required qualifications for this position are a degree in early childhood education or a closely related field, and a background in child development or the child care field.  Candidates should have excellent communication skills as well as computer skills and enjoy being part of a staff team that undertakes training projects throughout the year.  Occasional evening and Saturday work is required. EOE

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

Angela Bailey, Program Director
Family Guidance Center of Alabama
Child Care Education and Training Program
2358 Fairlane Drive
Montgomery, AL  36116

Angela.bailey@dhr.alabama.gov


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:

Tuscaloosa, Bibb, Hale, and Perry

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


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