North Carolina Coalition to End Homelessness

Families Moving Forward - Family Services Coordinator

Job Information

Description

Families Moving Forward is a non-profit based in Durham, N.C., that works to end homelessness for families with children by providing housing and supportive services to foster independence.

Families Moving Foward is seeking a Family Services Coordinator. The Family Services Coordinator oversees the provision of services and support to families served by Families Moving Forward (FMF).  Duties include helping families who are experiencing homelessness to achieve their personal goals, graduating families into permanent housing, helping families become more self-sufficient, and helping families strengthen community connections. These outcomes are accomplished through Family Services Coordinator (FSC) engagement in the following: Identifying and focusing on the strengths of each family, developing goals centered around the family’s stated and assessed needs, assisting the family in recognizing all possible supports both formal and informal, helping to enhance parent-child relationships within the family, linking the family with needed resources, encouraging family involvement in programming offered at and by Families Moving Forward, and seeking to empower the family to advocate for itself.  Family Service Coordinators will also collaborate with community partners and other professionals to create supports for the family and to affect changes at a systems level by being mindful of issues that affect the families served by Families Moving Forward and advocating on their behalf.

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Location
Durham, NC
Salary
40,000 to 47,000

Job Requirements

Skills

Bilingual preferred: English/Spanish - proficiency (speaking, reading and writing)

Education Required

MSW preferred. All program direct service workers are required to possess a minimum of a Bachelor Degree in a human services field or the equivalent in education and life experiences. This determination is made at the discretion of FMF management during the hiring process.

Company Information

Families Moving Forward
300 N. Queen Street
Durham NC Durham, NC 27701

Contact Information

FSC Search
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Fax:
Contact Method

Please submit a full cover letter and a resume to housing@familiesmovingforwardnc.org or by mail to Attn: FSC Search, 300 N. Queen St., Durham, NC 27701. Review of applications will begin immediately. NO CALLS PLEASE. EOE.