Program Overview: Sheltering Arms has been running Early Childhood Education programs for many years. Currently, we have eleven early childhood education centers serving over seven hundred children and their families around the city. Some of the parents of these children are vulnerable youth who require an array of wraparound services, intensive and individualized support, and a reliable referral network to harness their strengths and engage productively in their communities. Sheltering Arms is partnering with The Door and ten other organizations to comprehensively meet the needs of these young parents through a Youth Opportunity Hub model that will conduct targeted outreach, offer wraparound services, and intensive services for those with complex needs. Noting that the
Sheltering Arms is currently seeking a Family Services Worker to be responsible for outreach and recruitment of children/families to our program. The FSW will provide families with community resources and ensures that the family is able to reach short and long term goals.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY STATEMENT
It is the policy of Sheltering Arms that the Agency wholly complies with the equal treatment of all employees and applicants for employment without unlawful discrimination as to an individual’s perceived or actual race, creed, color, national origin, alienate, citizenship status, gender, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, partnership status, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, or veteran status in all employment decisions, including but not limited to recruitment, hiring, compensation, training and apprenticeship, promotion, upgrading, demotion, downgrading, transfer, layoff and termination and all other terms and conditions of employment.
Physical Requirements: Must have the ability to complete all standard administrative and support tasks including but not limited to climbing up and down stairs, operation of computers/phones/fax/printer/copy machine, and the ability to lift boxes, furniture, and equipment up to 30lbs. Must be able to travel from the various locations and sites of Sheltering Arms.