Join Action for Children in the interesting and important work underway on behalf of children and families in Central Ohio!

 

Current Openings:

  • Central Intake Coordinator– Family Asset Building | Action for Children (AFC), central Ohio’s Child Care Resource and Referral agency, is seeking an individual to join its Family Asset Building team as the Coordinator of its Central Intake work for home vising programs operated by the Ohio Departments of Health and Developmental Disabilities. This Coordinator supervises the daily operations of the Family Engagement and Outreach Specialists, including the training and development of staff. The person ensures appropriate referral assignments and outreach efforts are made by monitoring and analyzing information from multiple databases and records. Will assist with developing processes and procedures in order to improve efficiency; and troubleshoot issues. This is a full-time position, requiring occasional evening and weekend hours as dictated by the work’s outreach events schedule. Click here for more information and to apply.

 

  • Outreach Specialist – Family Asset Building | Action for Children (AFC), is looking for a creative, energetic individual to work in the Family Asset Building program as an Outreach Specialist. In this role you will establish and maintain working relationships in the community that support Action for Children’s Central Intake program for entry into Help Me Grow and other home visiting programs sponsored by the Ohio Departments of Health and Developmental Disabilities. You will implement activities to recruit, engage and retain program participants, either directly or through referral sources. This role involves travel throughout Central Ohio. Click here for more information and to apply.

 

  • Family Engagement Specialist – Family Asset Building | Action for Children (AFC), is looking for a creative, energetic individual to work in the Family Asset Building program as a Family Engagement Specialist. In this role you will support Action for Children’s Central Intake program for entry into Help Me Grow and other home visiting programs sponsored by the Ohio Departments of Health and Developmental Disabilities. You will work with parents in determining the appropriate resources and needs for their family and assist them in accessing those resources.  Click here for more information and to apply.

 

  • Technical Assistance Specialist – Step Up to Quality | Action for Children (AFC), central Ohio’s Child Care Resource and Referral agency, is seeking an individual to join its Step Up to Quality (SUTQ) team. Drawing on your knowledge of early childhood care and education, you will provide services to child care center administrators who are beginning the SUTQ process, are renewing their star level or working toward achieving a higher rating. Specialists also provide linkage to professional development opportunities, along with coaching and technical assistance to support their efforts to achieve and maintain quality standards. This position involves work in AfC’s seven counties: Franklin, Madison, Pickaway, Fairfield, Licking, Delaware and Union. This is a full time position, requiring travel and occasional evening/weekend hours. All SUTQ TA Specialists are trained to offer professional development in addition to the SUTQ work. Click here for more information and to apply

New positions will be posted as they come available. We are always interested to meet talented professionals to join our team!

 

Volunteer for Action for Children

We offer volunteer opportunities during office hours, Monday through Friday, as well as special events during office or non-office hours. Opportunities range from using your office and computer skills to assist our staff or working with staff on short-term special events, projects, and fundraising.

For more information about volunteer opportunities available at Action for Children, please send an email to info@actionforchildren.org.

 

Internships at Action for Children

We welcome college interns from around the State of Ohio. We offer a variety of hands-on professional experiences in an environment that encourages your personal and professional development.

For more information about internships at AFC, please send an email to intern@actionforchildren.org.