Family Support Specialist
March 17, 2014

Family Support Specialist
Portland, Oregon
Part Time, Pro-Rated Benefits

Family Intensive Support Services

Job Summary:

Participate as a member of the Outpatient team to provide culturally specific services primarily for African American children, adolescents, and their families in need of support, referral to appropriate providers and community resources, and on-going clinical oversight to meet mental health needs.


A typical background for the person who can fulfill the duties for this position is as follows:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Social Service of related field preferred
  • Minimum of four years’ experience working with youth and families in the school community or other related area required
  • Must be able to meet QMHA requirements under State of Oregon MHDD Division’s administrative rules
  • Bilingual capabilities: reading, writing and speaking preferred
  • Personal transportation allowing for travel within the Portland metropolitan area in a timely manner required
  • Must pass a criminal history background check

Family Support Specialist:
Pay Rate:  $13.36 - $13.66
Pay Rate (Bilingual): $13.76 - $14.07

  • Email a cover letter and resume to and reference job code “FSS-426“in the subject line of your email and in your cover letter.  Indicate that you’re applying for the Family Support Specialist position.
  • Alternative: Fax your cover letter/resume to Morrison Child and Family Services following the directions above to 503-736-9759.

To be considered for this position you must follow this application procedure and you must meet all position qualifications/requirements.


Position Open Until Enough Qualified Applicants Have Responded

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