ParentLink is currently hiring!

Educational Program Associate III (Butler and Ripley County Navigator) (Full-Time, benefit eligible)

This position splits time working out of the Butler County Health Department in Poplar Bluff, MO and the Ripley County Public Health Center in Doniphan, MO.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Child and Family Development, Counseling, Health Administration, or related area.

Duties:

  • Interact with families/caregivers to identify needs/concerns in obtaining resources
  • Assist caregivers in overcoming barriers
  • Help families to feel empowered, speak up, and articulate their concerns and needs
  • Actively engage with county health staff and other community partners
  • Maintain data on client and community resources
  • Identify gaps in services and barriers receiving services

Hours & Pay: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm; $35,089/year. This is a benefit-eligible position.

Please contact Freda Kershaw for questions at kershawf@missouri.edu

Submit Applications Here: Prospective Employee or Current MU Employee


ParentLink Family Support Specialist (Part-Time)

Position located in Columbia, MO.

Qualifications: Master’s degree in counseling, child development and family studies, social work, education, health administration, or related field. Applications will also be accepted for those currently pursuing a Master’s degree in the listed fields. Duties: Analyze family requests, provide support and referrals; Complete data intake/entries; Stay apprised of research; Work with professionals across Missouri; Conduct follow-ups; Identify gaps and barriers in services; ParentLink offers parenting information and support to all Missourians using a variety of methods. The position will be 8-28 hours per week, primarily daytime hours between 8am and 5pm. Pay is $16 to $21 an hour. Send your resume and letter of interest to Christina Torbet at torbetc@missouri.edu.


ParentLink Public Relations Assistant (Part-Time)

Position located in Columbia, MO.

ParentLink, in MU’s College of Education, is hiring a part-time Public Relations Assistant to coordinate the promotion of ParentLink projects and services around the state. This may include online public education through ParentLink’s website and other social media, tracking inventory of promotional items and coordinating new orders, organizing and maintaining promotional items, and guiding distribution efforts in collaboration with staff. Excellent communication skills, ability to work as a team, attention to detail, organizational skills, as well as proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel are a must. Experience and basic knowledge of promotions/marketing and online and social media promotions is preferred. Pay is $14 to $17 an hour. Interested? Send your resume and letter of interest to Christina Torbet at torbetc@missouri.edu.


ParentLink Resource Assistant (Part-Time)

Position located in Columbia, MO.

ParentLink, in MU’s College of Education, is hiring a part-time Resource Assistant to work alongside our Resource Specialist on organizing, maintaining, and distributing resources for families around the state. This may include ensuring resource information is entered in the database, up to date, and able to be accessed by our Family Support Specialist and Navigator staff; identifying, ordering, or downloading and maintaining electronic or print resource document; processing and organizing our resource library books, DVD, and curricula; and preparing items for shipment. Great opportunity to learn about resources for families across the state. Attention to detail as well as proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel are a must. Experience and basic knowledge of databases is preferred. Pay is $12 to $14 an hour. Interested? Send your resume and letter of interest to Christina Torbet at torbetc@missouri.edu.