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 Site Director - Family Service Center of Montgomery County

The Family Service Center of Montgomery County announces an opening for a Site Director. This full-time position works under the auspices of the Program Director and helps coordinate service delivery, staff supervision, data management, community partnerships, and overall daily fundtioning of the center.

The successful candidate will have at minimum an undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university in a human services field. Experience in coordinating programs and staff leadership is essential.  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:

Stephanie Woods, MSW 
Program Director
Family Guidance Center of Alabama
Family Service Center of Montgomery County
2358 Fairlane Drive
Montgomery, Alabama  36116


Part-time Evening Computer Instructor - Family Service Center, Montgomery

The Family Service Center of Montgomery County is seeking an instructor to teach evening computer classes. This position will utilize the on-site computer lab to help adults learn basic and intermediate computer skills including: Introduction to Computers, MS Word 1 & 2, Powerpoint, Introduction to the Internet, and Excel 1 & 2. Classes are offered one to two evenings per week 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 community 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:

Stephanie Woods, MSW
Program Director
Family Guidance Center of Alabama
Family Service Center of Montgomery County
2358 Fairlane Drive
Montgomery, Alabama  36116


Full-Time Family Advocate (Case Manager) - Family Service Center of Jefferson County, Birmingham

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 Family Advocate (Case Manager) - Family Service Center of Lowndes County, Hayneville

The Family Service Center of Lowndes County is seeking a full-time Family Advocate to provide case management and life skills classes for families in Lowndes 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. In addition, the Family Advocate presents life skill seminars to encourge learning and sharing between families. Life skills include topics such as parenting education, conflict resolution, money management, and computer training.

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 and seminar presentaiton 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:

Stephanie Woods, MSW
Program Director
Family Gudiance Center of Alabama
2358 Fairlane Drive
Montgomery, AL  36116


Coaches - Coaching for Excellence in Employment - Mobile, Tuscaloosa, Huntsville, Anniston & Dothan

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, Tuscaloosa, Huntsville, Anniston, and Dothan
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