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School-Based Site Coordinator

Family Services Inc Gaithersburg ,MD
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $33,063 to $63,028 Yearly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life_insurance, medical, vision
Job Description

Summary of Responsibilities:

Coordinate services, events, and activities for a school-based mental health and social services program offered in collaboration with elementary and middle schools and the county’s Department of Health and Human Services in the Gaithersburg and Germantown school/community region.

Responsibilities:

·         Community Outreach

·         Plans and coordinates outreach/prevention programming and other support services for parents/families within school community                    environment

·         Coordinates psycho-educational, recreational and literacy programming (ongoing groups, classes or workshops) on topics such as                  acculturation, parenting, English as a second language, computer skills, health education, etc.

·         Plans and implements special events such as clothing drives or summer family events

·         Conducts resource development in order to identify additional community partners or resources

·         Public speaking

·         Provides information/referral services

·         Collaborative Responsibilities

·         Coordinates provider/school personnel team meetings at site

·         Coordinates with therapist, case manager, school staff and community partners in providing comprehensive care

·         Serves as liaison between school, community, local businesses/donors and county-wide network of services

·         Administrative

·         Office Management (includes maintaining office equipment/supplies)

·         Manages and tracks client assistance/flex funds budget

·         Recruits, selects, trains and supervises volunteers

·         Orients new staff to site procedures

·         Monitors attendance at activities

·         Attends regular supervision and staff meetings with agency supervisor

·         Attends monthly Site Coordinators meetings

·         Attends collaborative and agency trainings and retreats

·         Staffs at least one weekend agency outreach booth shift per year

Qualifications: 

·         Bachelor’s degree in related field

·         Excellent leadership and collaboration skills

·         Desire to work with diverse array of families and professionals

·         Related experience (internship experience considered)

Preferred Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

·         Bilingual (English/Spanish)

·         Experience working within collaborative school-based models of service delivery

·         Prior experience/equivalent knowledge of immigrant populations & acculturation issues

·         Thorough knowledge of community resources in Montgomery County

 

Company Description
From newborns to adults, Family Services, Inc. (FSI), a part of the Sheppard Pratt Health System, provides high-quality services to foster health and well-being in the home, school and community. Founded in 1908, FSI serves over 27,000 of the most vulnerable residents and operates over 36 programs throughout Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties. FSI provides a wide array of programs and services which address Integrated Health and Behavioral Health; Children, Youth and Families; Victim and Domestic Violence and Community Support Services. With a staff of more than 400 who proudly represent over 50 countries and speak 42 languages, FSI continues to be at the forefront in the development, collaboration and delivery of services that meet the needs of our culturally diverse and evolving communities.

We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

Family Services Inc

Why Work Here?

Great family friendly work environment working to serve others in the community

From newborns to adults, Family Services, Inc. (FSI), a part of the Sheppard Pratt Health System, provides high-quality services to foster health and well-being in the home, school and community. Founded in 1908, FSI serves over 27,000 of the most vulnerable residents and operates over 36 programs throughout Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties. FSI provides a wide array of programs and services which address Integrated Health and Behavioral Health; Children, Youth and Families; Victim and Domestic Violence and Community Support Services. With a staff of more than 400 who proudly represent over 50 countries and speak 42 languages, FSI continues to be at the forefront in the development, collaboration and delivery of services that meet the needs of our culturally diverse and evolving communities. We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

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Gaithersburg, MD
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