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 Family Advocate (Case Manager) - Jefferson County

The Family Service Center of Jefferson County is seeking a full-time Family Advocate to provide case management support to families in Jefferson County.

The Family Service Center offers a continuum of services designed to strengthen families including case management, computer skill training, life skills, job readiness, and parenting education. The Family Advocate works one-to-one with families and helps them to identify their strengths and to set goals that are important to them. The Family Advocate uses strength-based case management, provided both at the center and through home visits, to assist families in attaining their goals.

The successful candidate will have at minimum an undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university in a human services field. Experience in direct case management work with families is preferred.  The candidate must have dependable transportation, excellent case file documentation skills, proven communication skills, confidence using MS Office software, and a thorough understanding of confidentiality. In addition, the successful candidate will have proven time management skills, be able to multitask in a fast-paced environment, have a motivating and encouraging work style, be very 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:

Regina Allison, M.S.  
Program Director
Family Guidance Center of Alabama
Family Service Center of Jefferson County
234 Aquarius Drive - Suite 118
Birmingham, Alabama  35209


Full-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 to:

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


Full-time Child Care Eligibility Specialist Position – Child Care Management Program, Montgomery, 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 Montgomery 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
Child Care Management Program
2358 Fairlane Drive
Montgomery, AL 36116

kcamp@familyguidancecenter.org


Full-time Early Care and Education Trainer - Montgomery

The Child Care Education and Training Program is seeking a full-time 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 and presentation 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.bailey3@dhr.alabama.gov


Full-time Family Advocate/Case Manager - Family Service Center, Lowndes County

The Family Service Center of Lowndes County is seeking a degreed professional for its full-time Family Advocate position.

This position is responsible for case management services for Lowndes County families, including home visits, extensive documentation, tracking goal attainment, and linking families to needed resources. An undergraduate degree in the human services field is required. Time management, excellent communication skills, teamwork, knowledge of community resources, case management skills, and a strong desire to help strengthen families are essential. EOE

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

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


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:

1. Tuscaloosa, Hale, Perry, and Bibb

and

2. Lauderdale, Colbert, Franklin, and Lawrence

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