EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Work at TASK

Family Support Specialist – Los Angeles County

TASK is inviting applications of a qualified parent with a child with a disability to apply for a Family Support Specialist position which will be based in Los Angeles County under the supervision of TASK’s Project Manager, Region 1.

The Family Support Specialist will provide a variety of parent-to-parent support services to help families of children with disabilities, ages birth to 26 years of age, and the professionals who serve them:

  • Provide information, training, and support to help families understand and navigate the special education system with their school district; to access disability related programs and related services; and connect with community-based services.
  • Provide individual telephone support and conduct individual IEP consultations.
  • Conduct special education workshops relating to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).

Family Support Specialist Requirements:

  • Applicant is passionate/driven to assist and guide families
  • Applicant enjoys working on a team and is a team player
  • Knowledge of special education, disability systems, and community organizations
  • Strong oral and written communication in English and a second language
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office and Salesforce
  • Proof of car insurance, reliable transportation, and a willingness to travel throughout Los Angeles  and Orange Counties

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Full time or part time.

Send resume to: suzanneg@taskca.org

Family Support Specialist – San Diego County

TASK is inviting applications of a qualified parent with a child with a disability to apply for a Family Support Specialist position which will be based in Los Angeles County under the supervision of TASK’s Project Manager, Region 2.

The Family Support Specialist will provide a variety of parent-to-parent support services to help families of children with disabilities, ages birth to 26 years of age, and the professionals who serve them:

  • Provide information, training, and support to help families understand and navigate the special education system with their school district; to access disability related programs and related services; and connect with community-based services.
  • Provide individual telephone support and conduct individual IEP consultations.
  • Conduct special education workshops relating to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).

Family Support Specialist Requirements:

  • Applicant is passionate/driven to assist and guide families
  • Applicant enjoys working on a team and is a team player
  • Knowledge of special education, disability systems, and community organizations
  • Strong oral and written communication in English and Spanish
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office and Salesforce
  • Proof of car insurance, reliable transportation, and a willingness to travel throughout San Diego, Imperial, Riverside, and San Bernardino Counties

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Full time or part time.

Send resume to: gloriar@taskca.org