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Family Coach, Nurturing Families

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The Family Center
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Nashville, TN
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Published 20 days ago

We’re looking for Family Coaches passionate in helping families create more resilient children!

The Family Coach, Nurturing Families is integral in helping TFC pursue our mission of breaking multigenerational cycles of childhood trauma by leading 1:1 family coaching in homes, safe spaces, and through virtual platforms. This position requires a forward thinking, proactive, and client focused approach to program delivery, including embracing curiosity as a means to learn and grow personally and professionally, greeting challenges with flexibility and a collaborative approach, and pursuing excellence in work products and community presence. 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

·         provide empathic 1:1 coaching for parents and children based on Nurturing Parenting and other evidence-based curricula via an interactive process of observation, discussion, and reflection promoting identified family goals

·         help families develop goals for coaching sessions 

·         coordinate with families to schedule in-home coaching sessions 

·         develop individualized family plans and goals to guide each in-home coaching session

·         monitor family’s progress on a weekly basis

·         enter and update client information, including case notes, into TFC’s database regularly

·         actively participate in TFC staff meetings 

·         cross-train in other program areas and serve as back-up when needed 

·         participate in ongoing professional development

·         be open to new program initiatives and partnerships supporting TFC’s strategic direction 

·         engage collaboratively with TFC staff, volunteers, and community partners

·         embrace & demonstrate core organizational values 

·         ensure all program activities operate within TFC’s policies including sensitivity & inclusiveness regarding cultural, religious, ethnic, gender and sexual diversity, and comply with relevant legislation and professional standards 

Required Capabilities, Skills, & Knowledge:

·         Master’s required in previously stated area

·         bi-lingual in Spanish or other languages a plus

·         knowledge of and/or experience in Adverse Childhood Experiences/Adverse Community Environments (ACEs) 

·         in-home, correctional facility, substance abuse, school based setting(s} experience a plus

·         comfort level and empathetic approach in working with vulnerable families

·         ability to effectively interact, communicate, and collaborate with people from diverse racial, cultural, religious, or gender identifying backgrounds

·         self-initiator, fast learner, team player

·         highly developed interpersonal skills and high level of confidence

·         excellent written and verbal communication skills

·         proficiency in MS Office Suite; utilization of or ability to learn SalesForce

·         confidence and competence in learning and using existing and new technologies

·         excellent organizational and project management skills

·         capable of meeting challenging deadlines while “herding cats”

·         2+ years of clinical experience

·         must have reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license

·         openness to a work culture that is very fast paced and growing rapidly across Middle TN

This is a regional position based out of Davidson County but may serve Rutherford and Knox Counties as needed. Travel is required, and occasional national travel may be expected. Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience and organizational budget ($38,000 - $40,000).

Benefits:  Health, Dental, Vision, Short Term Disability; casual, pet friendly work environment; generous PTO and holiday schedule; great team!

Application Due Date:    

Job Type:  Full Time

Job Categories:  Programs and service Delivery

Service Areas:  Children/Youth, Social/Human Services

Working Hours:  Depending on Families’ Needs; generally M-F; Flexible

Start Date:  2-4 weeks

We’re looking for Family Coaches passionate in helping families create more resilient children!

The Family Coach, Nurturing Families is integral in helping TFC pursue our mission of breaking multigenerational cycles of childhood…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    September 20, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    September 17, 2021
  • Education
    Master's Degree Required

Salary

USD 38,000 - USD 40,000

Benefits

Benefits:  Health, Dental, Vision, Short Term Disability; casual, pet friendly work environment; generous PTO and holiday schedule; great team!

Benefits:  Health, Dental, Vision, Short Term Disability; casual, pet friendly work environment; generous PTO and holiday schedule; great team!

Level of Language Proficiency

Excellent written and verbal communication skills (English). Bi-lingual in Spanish or other languages a plus

Excellent written and verbal communication skills (English). Bi-lingual in Spanish or other languages a plus

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Nashville, TN
Associated Location
Nashville, TN, USA

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