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Family Advocate —
Bronx - FA-CT (Full Time)

Job Title:
Family Advocate
Job ID:
FA-CT
Post Date:
January 13th, 2023
Location:
Bronx
Employment type:
Full Time
Base Pay:
$19-$19 per hour
Education Requirements:

High School Diploma. Must be Bilingual (English/Spanish)

Experience Requirements:

Must be a parent or caregiver of a child with a history of emotionally or behavioral challenges. NYS driver’s license required. Requires visits to homes and locations not required providing accessibility under the Americans with Disabilities Act (must be able to climb and descend stairs).

Job Description:

Maintains a close and supportive relationship with assigned families, assists them in coping with their environment, and encourages participation in their child’s educational program. Helps each family identify community resources and acts as a liaison between them. Services will be rendered according to agency philosophy and program performance standards.

Job Benefits:

Benefits for Full Time employees:

  • 4 weeks paid vacation annually;
  • 12 paid holidays, 4 personal days;
  • 1 sick day per month, accruable to 150 days;
  • Fully paid individual LTD and life insurance;
  • Eligible for participation in agency medical and dental plan both individual and family, with small employee contribution.

Working at Astor:

“Astor Services cares about your safety, and the safety of the children and families that we serve.  We follow all NYS and CDC COVID-19 guidelines.”

Astor Services for Children & Families is a community based, non-profit organization that provides children’s mental health services, child welfare services, and early childhood development programs. Astor serves children and families in New York State’s Mid-Hudson Valley region and the Bronx.

Through a wide variety of premier quality education and mental health services, Astor provides support for pre-schoolers, children with behavioral and emotional health problems, children at risk of placement in foster care, and families that need assistance in developing the skills necessary to raise their children in an environment filled with increasing challenges. Astor currently serves thousands of children each year through its prevention, early childhood, special education, community behavioral health and residential treatment programs.

Many children in our communities struggle with emotional and psychological problems that make it difficult for them to experience the simple everyday pleasures of being a child.

ASTOR is there for them.

Many families, overwhelmed by financial, emotional and cultural challenges, need additional resources and support to be able to give their children a healthy, happy childhood.

ASTOR is there for them.

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