Family Guidance Center

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

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Initial Application Specialist – Child Care Management Program, Montgomery

Initial Application Specialist – Child Care Management Program, Montgomery

Family Guidance Center of Alabama has a full-time position open for an Initial Application Specialist which is available within our Child Care Management Program located in our Montgomery office.

The Child Care Management Program provides day care assistance for qualifying families in the Montgomery, Opelika, Talladega, Tuscaloosa and Dothan Regions. The successful candidate will possess excellent computer, written, verbal, and organizational skills. Minimum education requirements are a high school diploma or GED. EOE

Interested applicants 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 


Full-time Community Outreach Position – Kids and Kin Program Bullock, Pike, Barbour, & Covington Co

Full-time Community Outreach Position – Kids and Kin Program

Bullock, Pike, Barbour and Covington Counties

The Kids and Kin Program is seeking a full-time degreed professional to provide training and educational support to relative care providers. This individual 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.

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

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


Full-time Child Care Eligibility Specialist Position – Child Care Management Program, Tuscaloosa, AL

Full-time Child Care Eligibility Specialist Position – Child Care Management Program, Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Family Guidance Center of Alabama is seeking a degreed professional for a full-time position which is available within our Child Care Management Program located in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama.

The Child Care Management Program provides day care assistance for qualifying families in the Montgomery, Opelika, Talladega, Tuscaloosa and Dothan Regions. Preferred qualifications for the Eligibility Specialist Position are a degree in human services or a related field, with experience in case management and working with families in determining eligibility of services. The successful candidate will possess excellent computer, written, verbal, time management and organizational skills. 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 


Full-time Head Start/Early Head Start Program Family Advocate, Wetumpka, AL

Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start is seeking candidates for a full-time Family Advocate at the Jessie Ruth Foster Head Start/Early Head Start Center located in Wetumpka in Elmore County.

The Family Advocate position provides supportive services with families in order to encourage parent/child interactions that promote children’s school readiness and healthy development and enhance family well-being.  The person selected will be a member of a dynamic team focused on providing state of the art early childhood, health, and family services for children and families.

Successful candidates will have an Associate or Bachelor’s  degree in social work, psychology, human services, counseling, family services or a related field.  Bilingual skills are helpful.  Excellent communication, organization, and computer skills required. EOE

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

Julie Hight, Program Director
Family Guidance Center of Alabama
Head Start/Early Head Start Program
286 Queen Ann Road
Wetumpka, AL 36092

jhight@familyguidancecenter.org


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 must reside in Conecuh County, or neighboring county, and 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 


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

The First Teacher Home Visiting Program is seeking a full-time Parent Educator for Dallas County. The Parent Educator must reside in Dallas County, or neighboring county, and 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 to:

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


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

The First Teacher Home Visiting Program is seeking a full-time Parent Educator for Bullock County. The Parent Educator must reside in Bullock County, or neighboring county, and 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 to:

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


Full Time- Family Engagement Services Manager - Head Start/ Early Head Start Administrative Office

Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start is seeking candidates for a full-time Family Engagement Services Manager at the Head Start/ Early Head Start Administrative Office located in Wetumpka, AL.

The Family Engagement Service Manager is primarily responsible for achieving the following outcomes for the Head Start program:

Work in collaboration with the ERSEA Coordinator and Health/Nutrition Service Manager to develop, implement and refine Family Guidance Center Head Start family engagement approach in order to promote family outcomes that support children’s school readiness and well-being.

Coach and provide supervisory guidance to Family Advocates in order to strengthen staff capacity and move staff towards mastery in core competencies included in the Family Advocate Success Rubric.

Build a team that works collaboratively with early learning, Mental Health and Disabilities, and Health and Nutrition in order to enhance family life practices and circumstances that promote child development and well-being.

Maintain qualitative and quantitative quality improvement and monitoring systems in order to ensure that program strategies are executed with reliability, fidelity and quality.

The person selected will be a member of a dynamic team focused on providing state of the art early childhood, health, and family services for children and families.

Required qualifications for the position are a Bachelor’s Degree in Family and Child Development, Public Health, Social Work or related field. Masters preferred with at least 3 years’ experience working with diverse families in low income communities, with supervisory responsibilities.EOE

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

Julie Hight, Program Director
Family Guidance Center of Alabama
Head Start/Early Head Start Program
286 Queen Ann Road
Wetumpka, AL 36092

jhight@familyguidancecenter.org


Full time- Cook, Robinson Springs Head Start/Early Head Start - Millbrook, AL – Elmore County

Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start is seeking candidates for a full-time Cook at the Robinson Springs Head Start/Early Head Start Center located in Elmore County.  

The Cook is responsible for the implementation of food services in an Early Head Start program serving children ages 6 weeks-5 years.  Responsibilities include preparing attractive, USDA-approved meals; keeping the kitchen clean and sanitary according to Health Department ordinances; and maintaining adequate food stocks, kitchen supplies, and food service records.

Required qualifications for the position are High School diploma or equivalent.  ServSafe Certification is preferred or obtain such certification within 3 months of hire. EOE

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

Julie Hight, Program Director
Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start
286 Queen Ann Road
Wetumpka, AL  36092

jhight@familyguidancecenter.org


(Elmore County)FT-Head Start Teacher Ast, Robinson Springs Head Start/Early Head Start–Millbrook, AL

Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start is seeking candidates for a full-time Head Start Teacher Assistant at the Robinson Springs Head Start Center located in Elmore County.  

The Head Start Teacher Assistant shares the responsibility for the classroom along with the Head Start Teacher and works collaboratively with the Teacher, Center Operations Coordinator, children, families, and other center staff to achieve positive outcomes for children of all abilities.

Required qualifications are a Child Development Associate (CDA) credential or state awarded certificate that meets or exceeds the requirements for a CDA credential, are enrolled in a program that will lead to an Associate or Baccalaureate degree or are enrolled in a CDA credential program to be completed within a year of the time of hire. EOE

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

Julie Hight, Program Director
Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start
286 Queen Ann Road
Wetumpka, AL  36092

jhight@familyguidancecenter.org


Full time- Cook, Jemison Head Start/- Jemison, AL – Chilton County

Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start is seeking candidates for a full-time Cook at the Jemison Head Start Center located in Chilton County.  

The Cook is responsible for the implementation of food services in a Head Start program serving children ages 3-5.  Responsibilities include preparing attractive, USDA-approved meals; keeping the kitchen clean and sanitary according to Health Department ordinances; and maintaining adequate food stocks, kitchen supplies, and food service records.

Required qualifications for the position are High School diploma or equivalent.  ServSafe Certification is preferred or obtain such certification within 3 months of hire.

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

Julie Hight, Program Director
Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start
286 Queen Ann Road
Wetumpka, AL  36092

jhight@familyguidancecenter.org


Full time- Cook, Columbiana Head Start/Early Head Start - Columbiana, AL – Shelby County

Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start is seeking candidates for a full-time Cook at the Columbiana Head Start Center located in Shelby County.  

The Cook is responsible for the implementation of food services in a Head Start program serving children ages 3-5.  Responsibilities include preparing attractive, USDA-approved meals; keeping the kitchen clean and sanitary according to Health Department ordinances; and maintaining adequate food stocks, kitchen supplies, and food service records.

Required qualifications for the position are High School diploma or equivalent.  ServSafe Certification is preferred or obtain such certification within 3 months of hire.

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

Julie Hight, Program Director
Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start
286 Queen Ann Road
Wetumpka, AL  36092

jhight@familyguidancecenter.org


Full time- Cook, Calera Head Start/ Early Head Start- Calera, AL – Shelby County

Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start is seeking candidates for a full-time Cook at the Calera Head Start/Early Head Start Center located in Shelby County.  

The Cook is responsible for the implementation of food services in a Head Start program serving children ages 3-5.  Responsibilities include preparing attractive, USDA-approved meals; keeping the kitchen clean and sanitary according to Health Department ordinances; and maintaining adequate food stocks, kitchen supplies, and food service records.

Required qualifications for the position are High School diploma or equivalent.  ServSafe Certification is preferred or obtain such certification within 3 months of hire.

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

Julie Hight, Program Director
Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start
286 Queen Ann Road
Wetumpka, AL  36092

jhight@familyguidancecenter.org


Full time- Program Aide, Prattville Head Start/Early Head Start- Prattville, AL – Autauga County

Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start is seeking candidates for a full-time Program Aide at the Prattville Head Start/ Early Head Start Center located in Autauga County.  

The Program Aide will work collaboratively with Teachers, Assistant Teachers and family members to ensure the successful operation of a classroom of children and implement the curriculum to achieve outcomes for children of all abilities.

 Required qualifications for the position are a Child Development Associate (CDA) credential or enrolled in a program to complete CDA within a year of hire.   Previous experience working with children 0-5 years of age is preferred. 

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

Julie Hight, Program Director
Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start
286 Queen Ann Road
Wetumpka, AL  36092

jhight@familyguidancecenter.org


Full time- Program Aide, J.R. Foster Head Start/ Early Head Start- Wetumpka, AL – Elmore County

Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start is seeking candidates for a full-time Program Aide at the J. R. Foster Head Start/Early Head Start Center located in Elmore County.  

The Program Aide will work collaboratively with Teachers, Assistant Teachers and family members to ensure the successful operation of a classroom of children and implement the curriculum to achieve outcomes for children of all abilities.

 Required qualifications for the position are a Child Development Associate (CDA) credential or enrolled in a program to complete CDA within a year of hire.   Previous experience working with children 0-5 years of age is preferred. 

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

Julie Hight, Program Director
Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start
286 Queen Ann Road
Wetumpka, AL  36092

jhight@familyguidancecenter.org


Full time- Program Aide, E.M. Henry Head Start/Early Head Start- Clanton, AL – Chilton County

Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start is seeking candidates for a full-time Program Aide at the E.M. Henry Head Start Center located in Chilton County.  

The Program Aide will work collaboratively with Teachers, Assistant Teachers and family members to ensure the successful operation of a classroom of children and implement the curriculum to achieve outcomes for children of all abilities.

 Required qualifications for the position are a Child Development Associate (CDA) credential or enrolled in a program to complete CDA within a year of hire.   Previous experience working with children 0-5 years of age is preferred. 

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

Julie Hight, Program Director
Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start
286 Queen Ann Road
Wetumpka, AL  36092

jhight@familyguidancecenter.org


Full time- Program Aide, Jemison Head Start- Jemison, AL – Chilton County

Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start is seeking candidates for a full-time Program Aide at the Jemison Head Start Center located in Chilton County.  

The Program Aide will work collaboratively with Teachers, Assistant Teachers and family members to ensure the successful operation of a classroom of children and implement the curriculum to achieve outcomes for children of all abilities.

 Required qualifications for the position are a Child Development Associate (CDA) credential or enrolled in a program to complete CDA within a year of hire.   Previous experience working with children 0-5 years of age is preferred. 

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

Julie Hight, Program Director
Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start
286 Queen Ann Road
Wetumpka, AL  36092

jhight@familyguidancecenter.org


Full time-Head Start Teacher, Columbiana Head Start/Early Head Start- Columbiana, AL–Shelby County

Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start is seeking candidates for a full-time Head Start Teacher at the Columbiana Head Start Center located in Shelby County.  

The Head Start Teacher is responsible for a Head Start classroom of 3- to 5-year-old children. S/he works collaboratively with an assistant teacher, family members, and other staff to achieve positive outcomes for children of all abilities. 

Required qualifications are an Associate or Baccalaureate degree in Early Childhood Education or state awarded preschool teacher certification with experience teaching preschool-aged children or BA/BS in related fields with at least six college courses in Early Childhood Education plus experience teaching preschool-aged children.  BA Degree is highly preferred.

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

Julie Hight, Program Director
Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start
286 Queen Ann Road
Wetumpka, AL  36092

jhight@familyguidancecenter.org


Full-time – Head Start Teacher Assistant, Columbiana Head Start – Columbiana, AL- Shelby County

Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start is seeking candidates for a full-time Head Start Teacher Assistant at the Columbiana Head Start Center located in Shelby County.  

The Head Start Teacher Assistant shares the responsibility for the classroom along with the Head Start Teacher and works collaboratively with the Teacher, Center Operations Coordinator, children, families, and other center staff to achieve positive outcomes for children of all abilities.

Required qualifications are a Child Development Associate (CDA) credential or state awarded certificate that meets or exceeds the requirements for a CDA credential, are enrolled in a program that will lead to an Associate or Baccalaureate degree or are enrolled in a CDA credential program to be completed within a year of the time of hire. EOE

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

Julie Hight, Program Director
Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start
286 Queen Ann Road
Wetumpka, AL  36092

jhight@familyguidancecenter.org


Full-time – Head Start Teacher Assistant, Jemison Head Start – Jemison, AL- Chilton County

Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start is seeking candidates for a full-time Head Start Teacher Assistant at the Jemison Head Start Center located in Chilton County.  

The Head Start Teacher Assistant shares the responsibility for the classroom along with the Head Start Teacher and works collaboratively with the Teacher, Center Operations Coordinator, children, families, and other center staff to achieve positive outcomes for children of all abilities.

Required qualifications are a Child Development Associate (CDA) credential or state awarded certificate that meets or exceeds the requirements for a CDA credential, are enrolled in a program that will lead to an Associate or Baccalaureate degree or are enrolled in a CDA credential program to be completed within a year of the time of hire. EOE

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

Julie Hight, Program Director
Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start
286 Queen Ann Road
Wetumpka, AL  36092

jhight@familyguidancecenter.org


Full-time – Early Head Start Teacher (Infant and Toddler) – Robinson Springs - Millbrook, AL- Elmore

Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start is seeking candidates for a full-time Early Head Start Teacher at the Robinson Springs Head Start/Early Head Start located in Elmore County. 

The Early Head Start Teacher shares the responsibility for the classroom along with the Co-Teacher and works collaboratively with the Center Operations Coordinator, children, families, and other center staff to achieve positive outcomes for children of all abilities.

The preferred qualifications for the position are Infant and Toddler Child Development Associate Credential (CDA) or AA/BA in Early Childhood Education or related field with at least 120 training hours in infant and toddler content plus at least 480 hours of experience working with infants and toddlers.      

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

Julie Hight, Program Director
Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start
286 Queen Ann Road
Wetumpka, AL  36092

jhight@familyguidancecenter.org


Full-time – Early Head Start Teacher (Infant and Toddler) – Columbiana, AL- Shelby County

Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start is seeking candidates for a full-time Early Head Start Teacher at the Columbiana Head Start/Early Head Start located in Shelby County. 

The Early Head Start Teacher shares the responsibility for the classroom along with the Co-Teacher and works collaboratively with the Center Operations Coordinator, children, families, and other center staff to achieve positive outcomes for children of all abilities.

The preferred qualifications for the position are Infant and Toddler Child Development Associate Credential (CDA) or AA/BA in Early Childhood Education or related field with at least 120 training hours in infant and toddler content plus at least 480 hours of experience working with infants and toddlers.     

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

Julie Hight, Program Director
Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start
286 Queen Ann Road
Wetumpka, AL  36092

jhight@familyguidancecenter.org


Full-time – Early Head Start Teacher (Infant and Toddler) – Calera, AL - Shelby County

Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start is seeking candidates for a full-time Early Head Start Teacher at the Calera Head Start/Early Head Start located in Shelby County. 

The Early Head Start Teacher shares the responsibility for the classroom along with the Co-Teacher and works collaboratively with the Center Operations Coordinator, children, families, and other center staff to achieve positive outcomes for children of all abilities.

The preferred qualifications for the position are Infant and Toddler Child Development Associate Credential (CDA) or AA/BA in Early Childhood Education or related field with at least 120 training hours in infant and toddler content plus at least 480 hours of experience working with infants and toddlers.      

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

Julie Hight, Program Director
Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start
286 Queen Ann Road
Wetumpka, AL  36092

jhight@familyguidancecenter.org


Full-time – Early Head Start Teacher (Infant and Toddler) – E.M. Henry- Clanton, AL- Chilton County

Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start is seeking candidates for a full-time Early Head Start Teacher at the E.M. Henry Head Start/Early Head Start located in Chilton County. 

The Early Head Start Teacher shares the responsibility for the classroom along with the Co-Teacher and works collaboratively with the Center Operations Coordinator, children, families, and other center staff to achieve positive outcomes for children of all abilities.

The preferred qualifications for the position are Infant and Toddler Child Development Associate Credential (CDA) or AA/BA in Early Childhood Education or related field with at least 120 training hours in infant and toddler content plus at least 480 hours of experience working with infants and toddlers.      

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

Julie Hight, Program Director
Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start
286 Queen Ann Road
Wetumpka, AL  36092

jhight@familyguidancecenter.org


Full-time – Custodian, E. M. Henry/ Jemison Head Start- Chilton County

Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start is seeking candidates for a full-time Custodian at   E. M. Henry/Jemison Head Start/Early Head Start Centers located in Chilton County.    

The Custodian is responsible for ensuring clean, safe, functional facilities by performing cleaning and maintenance activities as well as some repairs when professional licensure is not required. 

Required qualifications for the position are a high school diploma or G.E.D.    

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

Julie Hight, Program Director
Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start
286 Queen Ann Road
Wetumpka, AL  36092


Full-time Child Care Eligibility Specialist Position – Child Care Management Program, Dothan, AL

Family Guidance Center of Alabama is seeking a degreed professional for a full-time position which is available within our Child Care Management Program located in Houston County, Alabama.

The Child Care Management Program provides day care assistance for qualifying families in the Montgomery, Opelika, Talladega, Tuscaloosa and Dothan Regions. Preferred qualifications for the Eligibility Specialist Position are a degree in human services or a related field, with experience in case management and working with families in determining eligibility of services. The successful candidate will possess excellent computer, written, verbal, time management and organizational skills. EOE

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

Lori Gilley, Program Director
Family Guidance Center of Alabama
Child Care Management Program
545 West Main Street
Suite 311
Dothan, AL 36301

Lori.Gilley2@dhr.alabama.gov


Full-time – Early Head Start Teacher (Infant and Toddler) – Wetumpka, AL

Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start is seeking candidates for a full-time Early Head Start Teacher at the J.R. Foster Head Start/Early Head Start located in Elmore County.  

The Early Head Start Teacher shares the responsibility for the classroom along with the Co-Teacher and works collaboratively with the Center Operations Coordinator, children, families, and other center staff to achieve positive outcomes for children of all abilities.

Required qualifications for the position are an Infant and Toddler Child Development Associate Credential (CDA) or AA/BA in Early Childhood Education or related field with at least 120 training hours in infant and toddler content plus at least 480 hours of experience working with infants and toddlers.   EOE   

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

Julie Hight, Program Director
Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start
286 Queen Ann Road
Wetumpka, AL  36092

jhight@familyguidancecenter.org


Full-time – Early Head Start Teacher (Infant and Toddler) – Clanton, AL

Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start is seeking candidates for a full-time Early Head Start Teacher at the E.M. Henry Head Start/Early Head Start Center located in Chilton County.  

The Early Head Start Teacher shares the responsibility for the classroom along with the Co-Teacher and works collaboratively with the Center Operations Coordinator, children, families, and other center staff to achieve positive outcomes for children of all abilities.

Required qualifications for the position are an Infant and Toddler Child Development Associate Credential (CDA) or AA/BA in Early Childhood Education or related field with at least 120 training hours in infant and toddler content plus at least 480 hours of experience working with infants and toddlers.   EOE    

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

Julie Hight, Program Director
Family Guidance Center Head Start/Early Head Start
286 Queen Ann Road
Wetumpka, AL  36092

jhight@familyguidancecenter.org


Full-time Coach - Coaching for Excellence in Employment Program, Greater Houston County area

Family Guidance Center of Alabama is seeking a candidate in the greater Houston County area for a program that works directly with men and women who are transitioning from public assistance to greater self-reliance. Comprehensive life coaching and caring guidance will assist participants in attaining their education and employment goals. Motivated, committed, energetic candidate wanted to join an innovative, hard-working team. EOE

Qualifications: Undergraduate degree in human services field, Master's preferred. Three or more years of experience in social services preferred. Compassionate approach to working with participants and the ability to guide and support, redirect, celebrate, and remain persistently supportive. Position will serve 4-5 counties, requiring extensive travel and daily contact with participants. Excellent communication skills including using technology for outreach. 

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

Shauntice Belser, MS, MPA
Program Director
Coaching for Excellence in Employment Program
Family Guidance Center of Alabama
2358 Fairlane Drive
Montgomery, AL 36116


Full-time Community Outreach Position – Butler, Conecuh, Crenshaw, and Lowndes Counties

The Kids and Kin Program is seeking a full-time degreed professional 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.

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


Master’s Level Therapist/Counselor

Licensed counselor needed to provide individual, marital, and family therapy within comprehensive social service nonprofit organization serving Alabama families since 1959.  Must have experience working with both children and adults. Applicant must be licensed (or license-eligible) as a Social Worker, Marriage and Family Therapist, or Counselor. LPC or ALC preferred. EOE

Send cover letter and resume to:

Trinidy Thomas, Clinical Director, tthomas@familyguidancecenter.org 


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

The First Teacher Home Visiting Program is seeking a full-time Parent Educator for Montgomery 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 to:

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


Full-time Child Care Eligibility Specialist Position – Child Care Management Program, Opelika, Al

Family Guidance Center of Alabama is seeking a degreed professional for a full-time position which is available within our Child Care Management Program located in  Opelika,  Alabama.

The Child Care Management Program provides day care assistance for qualifying families in the Montgomery, Opelika, Talladega, Tuscaloosa and Dothan Regions. Preferred qualifications for the Eligibility Specialist Position are a degree in human services or a related field, with experience in case management and working with families in determining eligibility of services. The successful candidate will possess excellent computer, written, verbal, time management and organizational skills. 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
Child Care Management Program
2358 Fairlane Drive
Montgomery, AL 36116

kcamp@familyguidancecenter.org


Part-time Parent Educator - First Teacher Home Visiting Program, Marengo County

The First Teacher Home Visiting Program is seeking a part-time Parent Educator for Marengo County. The Parent Educator must reside in Marengo County, or neighboring county, and 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


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

The First Teacher Home Visiting Program is seeking a full-time Parent Educator for Monroe County. The Parent Educator must reside in Monroe County, or neighboring county, and 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