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Employment

The Parenting Place is an outstanding non-profit with a mission and proven track record of helping families and caregivers. The Parenting Place is an Equal Opportunity Employer seeking a diverse and talented workforce.

Please complete and submit an employment application only in response to a posted position. We do accept handwritten application forms if you prefer to complete the application by hand or are unable to complete the form online.

Full Time Early Childhood Special Education Teacher
The Parenting Place is hiring a full-time Early Childhood Special Education Teacher to serve La Crosse and Vernon County Birth to 3 families.  Birth to 3 is delivered through a primary coach (either an ECSE teacher, a physical or occupational therapist, or a speech language pathologist) who works with the support of the entire early intervention team. Services are provided in the family’s natural environment: typically the child’s home. The Primary Coach uses coaching techniques with parents or caregivers to help them engage in strategies that will facilitate the child’s development within the family’s everyday routines. We are accepting applications for an ECSE teacher with a current WI licensure to begin services on or after January 1, 2019:

Please submit cover letter, resume, and application. Applications must be downloaded at http://www.theparentingplace.net/About/Employment.html.

Please mail to:
Assistant Director, The Parenting Place
1500 Green Bay Street
La Crosse, WI  54601
OR Fax to 608-796-0098.

Applications will be considered as they are received.

Birth to 3 Service Coordinator
The Parenting Place is seeking a full-time (35-40 hours) Service Coordinator to provide service coordination in Vernon County for families with children with developmental delays or disabilities. The Service Coordinator is the first point of contact for referrals or parental inquiry, manages enrollment paperwork, explains the program to families, collects insurance information, and reports billing authorizations and hours. The Service Coordinator is a part of the Birth to 3 team and assists with evaluation and service plan development while working with families to coordinate services with other community partners and school districts. Four year degree and experience in child development, family systems, social work, psychology or related field is required.

Please submit cover letter, resume, and application. Applications must be downloaded at http://www.theparentingplace.net/About/Employment.html.

Please mail to:
Assistant Director, The Parenting Place
1500 Green Bay Street
La Crosse, WI  54601
OR Fax to 608-796-0098.

Applications will be considered as they are received.

 

Full and Part-time Early Intervention Therapists: PT/OT/SLP
The Parenting Place is hiring early interventionists to serve La Crosse and Vernon County Birth to 3 families.  Birth to 3 is delivered through a primary coach who works with the support of the entire early intervention team. Services are provided in the family’s natural environment: typically the child’s home. Therapists use coaching techniques with parents or caregivers to help them engage in strategies that will facilitate the child’s development within the family’s everyday routines. We are accepting applications for the following positions for services beginning on January 1, 2019:

Applicants must hold current WI licensure in their therapy.  Please submit cover letter, resume, and application.

Please mail to:
Assistant Director, The Parenting Place
1500 Green Bay Street
La Crosse, WI  54601
OR Fax to 608-796-0098.

Applications will be considered as they are received.

Parent Coach – Monroe County
Seeking a highly motivated and positive person who can work well with a wide variety of parents to fill a full-time Parent Coach position in Monroe County. This position provides in-home parent coaching and supervises parent/child visits for families involved with Child Protective Services.. Minimum qualifications include four year degree in social services or related field or in process of obtaining this education, working knowledge of child development and positive parenting practices, possession of current driver’s license, use of a reliable vehicle, willingness to travel, ability to exercise sound judgment in difficult situations, Spanish speaking preferred. Working hours vary to accommodate parent availability, frequently includes evening hours and occasional weekends.

To apply submit cover letter, resume and completed application to:
The Parenting Place
Attention: Family Interaction Program Supervisor
201 E. Franklin Street
Sparta, WI 54656
or fax to 608-366-3529.

Download the employment application here. Applications will be considered as they are received. We are unable to accept any inquiries about the position or status of applications.

 

The Parenting Place is an Equal Opportunity Employer seeking a diverse and talented workforce to serve families of all cultures, structures and abilities. Bilingual abilities are a major plus.