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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 to serve families of all cultures, structures and abilities.

 

Family Navigation Specialist (Full-Time)

The Parenting Place is hiring a full-time (32 hours per week) Family Navigation Specialist to serve families in La Crosse and Monroe Counties. This position will accept referrals from both counties for families that have requested a Children’s Long-Term Support Functional Screen be completed for their child.

Responsibilities include:
Completion of all intake and eligibility activities including the intake, web-based functional screen, functional screen visit and any additional required paperwork and/or referrals to alternative programs. Functional screen visits will take place both in home and through telehealth services so ability and willingness to travel is a must.

Qualifications:
• Bachelor degree in a human services related field and experience working with children who have disabilities and/or complex medical needs, their families and support systems or an Associate Degree in a human services related field and five years of relevant experience.
• Experience in home visiting and with the Children’s Long-Term Support Functional Screen preferred.
• Excellent organizational skills and ability to work autonomously.
• Demonstrated computer experience required.
Benefits:
• Employee assistance program
• Flexible Schedule
• Paid time off
• Professional development assistance
• Retirement plan
• Health and Dental
Please submit cover letter, resume, and application. Email information to alysonilstrup@theparentingplace.net: Applications will be considered as they are received.

Part-time Early Intervention Therapist: OT

The Parenting Place is hiring a part-time (20 hours per week) pediatric Occupational Therapist to serve La Crosse 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. We also serve families through telehealth. 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. Applicants must hold current OT WI licensure. Please submit cover letter, resume, and application. Email information to birthto3@theparentingplace.net: Applications will be considered as they are received.

Part-time Early Intervention Therapist: PT

The Parenting Place is hiring a part-time (20 hours per week) pediatric Physical Therapist to serve La Crosse County Birth to 3 families. This position will begin in part-time status but there will be an opportunity to increase hours over the next year to reach full-time status. 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 (currently via telehealth). We also serve families through telehealth. 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. Applicants must hold current PT WI licensure. Please submit cover letter, resume, and application. Email information to birthto3@theparentingplace.net: Applications will be considered as they are received.