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 Bilingual Parent Educator - First Teacher Home Visiting Program, Montgomery County

The First Teacher Home Visiting Program is seeking a full-time bilingual 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 excellent English and Spanish speaking language skills. Must have 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 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 Coach - Coaching for Excellence in Employment Program, Greater Montgomery area

Family Guidance Center of Alabama is seeking a candidate in the greater Montgomery 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 must include use of technology for contact and 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


Part-time Parenting Educator - Family Service Center of Lowndes County, Hayneville

The Family Service Center of Lowndes County seeks a part-time parenting educator for 10 hours per week. This position will help court-mandated custodial and non-custodial parents work together to enhance their parenting skills and communication for the benefit of their child. This position provides parenting education classes, individually and in small groups, both in-person and online, tracks parents' compliance with child visitation orders, and attends family court sessions twice a month in Hayneville. Candidates must have experience in providing parenting education, and have the ability to develop rapport with parents in-person and online. Candidates should be detail oriented, able to complete accurate and timely reports, and have the desire to work as a team to support families. A minimum of an undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university is required; commensurate experience would be considered. EOE

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

Stephanie D. Thompson, MSW
Program Director
Family Service Center of Montgomery & Lowndes Couty
Family Gudiance Center of Alabama
2358 Fairlane Drive
Montgomery, AL  36116
swoods@familyguidancecenter.org


Full-Time Clerical Position - Family Service Center of Lowndes County, Hayneville

The Family Service Center of Lowndes County announces an opening for a full-time clerical position to provide receptionist and general office duties, and to assist consumers as part of the staff team.This  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. Candidates should possess at least a high school diploma or equivalent. EOE.

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

Ms. Stephanie Thompson, MSW
Program Director
Family Guidance Center of Alabama
2358 Fairlane Drive
Montgomery, Alabama  36116


Full-time General Ledger Accountant, Montgomery

We are seeking a full-time degreed Accountant to fill a General Ledger Accountant position to work in our Montgomery Office.  The responsibilities of the position include maintaining all books of entry, preparing journal entries and financial statements, reconciling accounts, assisting in the preparation of external and internal reports; and maintenance of files and records. At least five years experience in GL Accounting is essential.  Excel skills are required. 

Successful candidates should be motivated self-starters with experience in working in the accounting arena.  Candidates should also have excellent organization, communication, and computer skills.  EOE

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

Allison Hayes, Director of Finance
Family Guidance Center of Alabama, Inc.
2358 Fairlane Drive
Montgomery, AL  36116
allisonh@familyguidancecenter.org


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


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

The First Teacher Home Visiting Program is seeking a full-time Parent Educator for Macon 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 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 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 Provider Services Specialist Position – Child Care Management Program, Montgomery, Alabama

Family Guidance Center of Alabama is seeking a degreed professional for a full-time Provider Services Specialist 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 Provider Services Specialist Position is a degree in human services, business administration, or a related field, with experience in case management, or billing. 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 to:

Kathy Camp, Program Director
Family Guidance Center of Alabama
Child Care Management Program
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 


Coaches - Coaching for Excellence in Employment - Statewide

Family Guidance Center of Alabama is seeking candidates for a new 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. EOE

Expansion of the program statewide is underway.

Full-time Life Coaches - statewide, with emphasis on Mobile, Birmingham, Tuscaloosa, Anniston, and Gadsden
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 3-5 counties, requiring extensive travel and daily contact with participants. Excellent communication skills including using technology for outreach. Motivated, committed, energetic candidates wanted to join an innovative, hard-working team.

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

M. Sue Barrett, M.S.
Assistant Executive Director
Family Guidance Center of Alabama
2358 Fairlane Drive
Montgomery, Alabama  36116


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 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 Child Care Eligibility Specialist Position – Child Care Management Program, Lee County

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 Lee 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 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 Child Care Eligibility Specialist Position – Child Care Management Program, Tuscaloosa, 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 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
Child Care Management Program
2358 Fairlane Drive
Montgomery, AL 36116

kcamp@familyguidancecenter.org


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


Part-time Assessment Workers - First Teacher Home Visiting Program, Montgomery County

The First Teacher Home Visiting Program is seeking part-time Assessment Workers. The Assessment Worker will conduct assessments in homes of families enrolled in the First Teacher Home Visiting Program. Preferred qualifications for the position are a degree in Early Childhood, Social Work, or closely related field with extensive case management experience. Ideal candidates will have experience with home visitation services and/or experience working with children/families. Candidates should also have experience with data collection or data entry, be motivated and have excellent organizational, and communication skills. 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 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, 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 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. 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