Grinnell Chamber

Family Development Specialist

Posted: 01/16/2019
Grinnell, IA


Family Development Specialist – Grinnell, IA

We’re looking for a compassionate, committed and determined person with a passion for working with families to fill a part-time position with our Family Development and Self-Sufficiency (FaDSS) Program.  This position will be based in Grinnell and will provide strength-based services to enrolled families in Marion County.  Through home visits you will guide, support, and nurture families towards economic and emotional self-sufficiency.  You will help families break down goals that seem out of reach into small steps that will lead to success. 

Our team is fun, creative, and dedicated to making a difference every day in the lives of the families we serve.  Bring your innovative ideas and passion for success to help us change lives.  Ongoing professional development opportunities and an excellent benefit package.  Part-time position, 22 hours per week, $16.71 per hour.

Closing Date:  Open until filled

NOTE:  Full-time employees may be eligible for a Federal Perkins Loan Forgiveness Program or Public Service Federal Student Loan Forgiveness Program. 

Visit for a full job description and to submit an online application, cover letter and resume.  Or send, fax or email cover letter and resume to: MICA, 1001 S. 18th Ave., Marshalltown, IA  50158; 641-352-5020; or complete application at above address.  Position open until filled.  EOE


Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or Family/Human Services or closely related field.

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