ParentLink is hiring!

Family Support Senior Coordinator: This full-time benefit eligible position, provides leadership to ParentLink’s WarmLine (Call Center) to maximize effectiveness and efficiency of service to Missouri’s families, especially those most vulnerable.  This position consists of WarmLine Administration (coordinating the WarmLine service, staff, training, quality assurance, protocol, and data management) and providing direct service to families as a Family Support Specialist analyzing WarmLine requests, offering problem-solving support, research-based information, and referrals to services. Serving the state of Missouri, this position will be housed at ParentLink, 4800 Santana Circle, Columbia, MO 65203.  

Preferred Qualifications:  A qualified person for this position will have their Master’s degree in counseling, child development and family studies, social work, education, health administration, or related field;   Five years of working with parents/children/families as an educator, counselor, social worker, health educator, or related field. A licensed counselor, psychologist, or social worker is preferred.  

Early Childhood Coordinator and Family Support Specialist: This full-time benefit-eligible position coordinates ParentLink’s early childhood efforts, including developmental and social-emotional assessment in alignment with evolving statewide efforts.   Additionally, the selected candidate will serve as a Family Support Specialist, evaluating inquiries for family information, and offering problem-solving support, research-based information, and referrals to services.  Serving the state of Missouri, this position will be housed at ParentLink, 4800 Santana Circle, Columbia, MO 65203. 

Preferred Qualifications: Master’s degree in counseling, child development and family studies, social work, education, health administration, or related field.  Two years of past experience working with parents/children/families or systems that serve them.  Certification and experience in delivering the Ages and Stages Questionnaire or other developmental assessment tool is preferred.

These positions are funded by the Missouri Department of Social Services, Children’s Division.

To apply, go to https://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/staff, click on current or prospective employees (whichever applies), click Careers (if a current employee) then type ParentLink in the search box.