Bilingual (Spanish/English) Family Partner - PNFSC- Full Time

Summary:

Center for Family Services is seeking an energetic, outgoing, compassionate person to fill the Family Partner position with our Promise Neighborhood Family Success Center. Family Success Centers are community-based, family-centered neighborhood gathering places where community residents can go for family support, information, and services. Family Success Centers serve families in safe and supportive home-like environments designed to strengthen the family unit, build relationships, enrich the lives of community members, and make families and neighborhoods stronger.  The Family Partner is a crucial member of the program and is the first point of contact at our center for community participants. Candidate must be able to read, write and speak Spanish. Full time position available. 

Location: Camden, New Jersey

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Family Partner is friendly, confident, compassionate and capable and has experience in customer service and in working with diverse populations. They treat colleague and family members as individuals with respect and dignity as they provide direct social services to the families at the Promise Neighborhood Family Success Center. The Family Partner assists participants with various needs and connects them to area resources and also facilitates monthly workshops to educate and support families.They complete progress notes according to the programs requirements and maintain case files. This individual is part of a team that supports families with respect, assists families in getting needed services, offers programs for people of all backgrounds and languages, and helps families identify and build on their own strengths. 

Requirements: 

  • Associates Degree in the field of Social Services required or College Credits towards a Bachelor's degree.
  • At least two years' experience working with at risk families preferred
  • Bilingual, fluent in Spanish, read, write and speak
  • Current driver's license with a good driving record of at least three years
  • Vehicle with current insurance and registration 
  • Camden resident preferred

All positions require pre-employment drug screening and criminal record checks. Many positions require motor vehicle record evaluations and medical clearances. Center for Family Services is an equal opportunity employer offering competitive salaries and excellent benefits packages. For more information, please visit our website at www.centerffs.org.

All interested applicants should e-mail or fax a cover letter, indicating desired position and salary requirements, along with resume.