Family Support (Jackson Services, Medford)

Date: October 14, 2017

Kairos is a non-profit mental health agency that is dedicated to providing mental health services to youth, young adults and their families while utilizing trauma informed collaborative treatment methods in a variety of treatment settings. Our employees enjoy a rewarding career with an agency that values mental wellness, offers a casual work environment while maintaining professionalism, provides opportunities for development and offers real opportunity to make a difference in the lives of the youth/young adults that we serve as well their families.

Family Support Specialist/ Medford, OR                                   
: Monday- Friday 8:30am-5:00pm with occasional evening and/or weekend appointments as needed, depending on the needs of the families.                            Compensation: $15.13- $20.99 per Hour DOE
Benefits: 2.4 weeks paid time-off, 1 week of paid sick-time the first year of employment, 6 paid holidays per year, health, vision and dental insurance, 401k with up to 6% employer contribution. Agency is qualified for federal student loan repayment program.

About this position: The Family Support Specialist provides support services for families of at-risk youth who are struggling with emotional and behavioral problems related to trauma, loss/grief, and other mental health issues. The Family Support Specialist will facilitate communication with youth, their family and community partners while modeling appropriate behaviors, self-expression and social interaction while working as part of a Care Team to address the needs of the family and youth in the coordination of services.

Successful candidates will have: Must be a biological or adoptive parent of a child with emotional/behavioral challenges or a child that has received mental health services (not currently receiving services with Kairos). The ideal candidate will be a parent (biological or adoptive) that has a significant understanding and experience with level of care systems including the types of services that Kairos provides. High School diploma or GED preferred. The qualified individual will maintain a non-judgmental attitude toward families. Will also maintain required licenses and certifications required to perform the Family Support Specialist role.

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Applicants should send a resume and cover letter outlining how they meet the specific requirements of the position to

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

Please note the selected candidate will be required to submit to a Background and Medicaid fraud check as well as a safe driving check in order to operate agency vehicles.


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