About the Organization:
The mission of New Moms is to express the love of God by surrounding young moms and their children with all they need to transform their lives. New Moms is a 34 year old nonprofit organization, with a budget of $3.1 million and a staff of about 50, focused on serving young moms in Chicago. New Moms’ model provides a comprehensive range of services to young moms and their children including supportive transitional housing, workforce development, and early childhood services. New Moms’ headquarters is located on the west side of Chicago in the Austin neighborhood. Our social enterprise, Bright Endeavors, which provides paid transitional jobs for young moms, is located nearby in the West Garfield Park neighborhood. We also have another location in Oak Park.
About the Job:
A part of the Home Visiting for Homeless Families Demonstration Project, this specialized early childhood home visitor will work exclusively with homeless families in Chicago and near western suburbs by implementing the evidence-based Parents as Teachers (PAT) curriculum and provide case management interventions in coordination with other homeless service providers. S/he will have significant travel around the city in order to provide early childhood services and support to an important, yet underserved, population of homeless parenting youth. Salary: $38k
The successful candidate will posses:
New Moms’ Benefits: We offer a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees including health, dental, disability, and life insurance; matching on retirement savings up to 3%; 16 paid holidays; and generous paid time off. We also offer several unique benefits to New Moms: discounts on Bright Endeavors products, free spiritual direction services, and half days on Fridays in the summer.
If you are the right person to join our team at New Moms, visit our website & complete the online application.