Employment

Changing Tides Family Services has a vibrant workforce that demonstrates professionalism and high work ethics. Changing Tides Family Services values its employees by offering a positive work environment, competitive wages and benefits, and professional development opportunities.

Current Openings:

Bilingual Resource and Referral Specialist

Under general supervision, this full-time position provides a variety of child care referrals, technical assistance, translation, and community services for members of the general public and for Changing Tides Family Services’ staff in both verbal and written Spanish and English. Course work in child development or related field and experience working with the public desired. Knowledge of Spanish and English languages required, including proper grammar usage. Must be able to pass DOJ/FBI criminal history fingerprint clearance and possess a valid CDL, current automobile insurance, and a vehicle for work. Starts at $15.59/hr. Benefits include paid vacation/sick leave, holidays, and insurance.

Submit a letter of interest, resume, and completed application via US mail to Nanda Prato at 2259 Myrtle Avenue, Eureka, CA 95501or via email nprato@changingtidesfs.org. Please see job announcement and job description for more information. Open until filled. Next review Monday, December 4, 2017. EOE

Child Care Navigation Specialist

This full-time, benefitted position interviews applicants to determine eligibility for subsidized child care programs; may assist parents in identifying their child care options; may also assist clients with understanding family fee statements. This position will focus on coordinating services for foster families. 2 years’ experience in a position which directly interacts with the general public, and knowledge of child care services delivery modes is desirable. Must be able to pass DOJ/FBI criminal history fingerprint clearance and possess a valid CDL, current automobile insurance, and a vehicle for work. Starts at $14.11/hr. Benefits include paid vacation/sick leave, holidays, and insurance.

Submit a letter of interest, resume, and completed application via US mail to Nanda Prato at 2259 Myrtle Avenue, Eureka, CA 95501or via email nprato@changingtidesfs.org. Please see job announcement and job description for more information. Open until filled. Next review Monday, December 4, 2017. EOE

Visitation Specialist

Under general supervision this full-time position provides supervised visitation for children, youth and their families in a variety of settings including home, community and office settings; provides parenting skills coaching; may provide other services as assigned. Full and part-time openings available. $14.11/hour. Benefits include paid health, dental and vision.  Must be able to pass DOJ/FBI criminal history fingerprint clearance and possess a valid CDL, current automobile insurance, and a vehicle for work.

Submit a letter of interest, resume, and completed application via US mail to Nanda Prato at 2259 Myrtle Avenue, Eureka, CA 95501or via email nprato@changingtidesfs.org. Please see job announcement and job description for more information. Open until filled. Next review Monday, December 4, 2017. EOE

Respite Worker

This intermittent position serves as a personal attendant to provide care and supervision of children or adults who have developmental disabilities, including but not limited to: autism, intellectual disability, cerebral palsy, and epilepsy.  Performs work in family residences or, as approved, in community settings.  Starts at $12.26/hour plus mileage reimbursement. Submit a letter of interest, resume, and completed application to Nanda Prato via US mail to Nanda Prato at 2259 Myrtle Avenue, Eureka, CA 95501or via email nprato@changingtidesfs.org.

Respite Specialist

This intermittent position serves as a personal attendant to provide care and supervision of children or adults who have developmental disabilities, including but not limited to: autism, intellectual disability, cerebral palsy, and epilepsy and who also engage in challenging behaviors.  Performs work in family residences or, as approved, in community settings. Starts at $14.25/hour plus mileage reimbursement. Submit a letter of interest, resume, and completed application tvia US mail to Nanda Prato at 2259 Myrtle Avenue, Eureka, CA 95501or via email nprato@changingtidesfs.org.

Skills Specialist

This intermittent position provides behavioral and support services to children and adults who have developmental disabilities; uses intervention strategies that reflect evidence based practices to increase developmentally appropriate skills as overseen by a behavioral consultant; as assigned, performs personal attendant duties; performs related work as assigned.  Work is generally performed within the focus individual’s residence or (as approved) in community settings.  Starts at $14.25/hour plus mileage reimbursement. Submit a letter of interest, resume, and completed application via US mail to Nanda Prato at 2259 Myrtle Avenue, Eureka, CA 95501or via email nprato@changingtidesfs.org.

Applications accepted on on-going basis for the Respite Worker, Respite Specialist, and Skills Specialist positions. Provides care and supervision of children and adults with developmental disabilities. Must be able to pass a criminal record background check. Please see job announcement (Respite Worker, Respite Specialist, Skills Specialist) and job description (Respite Worker, Respite Specialist, Skills Specialist) for more information. EOE

Application Process:

Download: Employment Application Form

Submit to:Changing Tides Family Services2259 Myrtle Ave.Eureka, CA 95501ATTN: Human Resource Department

Forms can be downloaded, printed, then mailed to or dropped off at Changing Tides Family Services.   If you do not have access to a printer, you may request an application packet by calling (707) 444-8293 or 1-800-795-3554. Application packets can also be emailed to nprato@changingtidesfs.org.

Changing Tides Family Services is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate upon the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other status protected by law.

Please be advised that Changing Tides Family Services does not accept unsolicited resumes or applications. Resumes or applications submitted which are not in response to a specific job opening will be destroyed upon receipt. When applying for a position, please specify the job title. Thank you.