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Agape Employment Opportunities

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More than just a job…At Agape, we have one common goal: “To be a Christ-centered ministry that provides children and families with healthy homes”.  With excellence, it is also our goal to connect people to God’s mission by uniting children with loving families, strengthening homes and communities with intentional relationships, and linking servants to service.

Below are employment opportunities to serve within Agape:
1.
Chief Financial Officer  (formerly known as Director of Finance)
2. Volunteer Coordinator
3. School-Based Connector (formerly known as ASD Connector)
4. Operations Technician

For more details, please visit http://www.agapemeanslove.org/employment-opportunities/.

Interested candidates should e-mail their resume to the Human Resources Department at Employment@AgapeMeansLove.org.

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Frayser Job Fair @ Union Grove 4/12/16

Frayser Job Fair 4-12

  • Adecco
  • Lab Four
  • Hopeworks
  • Maximus
  • Just City
  • Durham
  • Simos
  • Comfort Keepers
  • Pepsico
  • Memphis Goodwill
  • Memphis Scholars Academics

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Employment Opportunities at Agape

The employment opportunities include the following as listed below :

*FIT Social Worker (1 position)

*FIT Connector (1 position)

*FIT Operations Technician (1 position)

*ASD Connector (1 position)

*Family Engagement Coordinator (1 position)

Please click HERE for more details.

Candidate should e-mail their resume to Employment@AgapeMeansLove.org.

 

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HR Intern-Agape Child & Family Services

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Human Resources Analyst Intern (unpaid)

Agape Child & Family Services has delivered a range of direct social, clinical and educational services since 1970 with the mission of being a Christ-centered ministry dedicated to providing children and families with healthy homes. The agency serves over 25,000 families each year. Our vision is that by 2015, we will be the premier voice and resource for children, adults, and families, providing direct services to more than 50,000 people throughout the Mid-South. To learn more, please visit our website, http://www.agapemeanslove.org .

Job Description:

Agape Child & Family Services is seeking a highly driven student with great ideas and admirable follow thru for the HR Analyst internship (unpaid). This internship will give the intern valuable, real-world experience, as well as providing Human Resources with additional administrative support. Well suited candidates should have a strong interest in human resources and organizational development. Student intern must be efficient, ability to effectively manage time, well organized, detail oriented, dependable, resourceful, computer literate, and ability to multi-task. Please note: Students must have clear background checks and also be able to sign the affirmation of faith.

Timeframe:

Winter, Spring, and/or Summer –10-15 hours per week (flexibility)

Location: 5-10 minutes from campus! 111 Racine Memphis TN 38111 (some additional travel may be required)

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

Collects and analyzes data.

  • Administers assigned functions, such as recruitment, classification review, compensation studies, employment analysis, leave and benefits administration.
  • Tracks trends and developments in assigned functional areas.
  • Conducts studies, performs research and prepares reports.
  • Reviews, interprets and recommends policies.

Contact: Nichole N. Love, Office Administrator
Office Phone (901.323.3600 ext. 30)
Nichole.Love@agapemeanslove.org

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Job Openings – AGAPE Child and Family Services

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ASD Connector Opening @ Agape

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Position Title: Achievement School District (ASD) Connector (2 positions available)-Grant funded position

Reports To: Site Coordinator (Raleigh/Frayser)

Position Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Agape, a non-profit child and family services agency is a seeking dynamic, motivated and assertive ASD Connector.

Agape is seeking applicants for ASD Connector positions to effectively provide grassroots outreach and engagement of the youth and facilitate connection with them to the high quality services needed to succeed.

The goal of ASD Connector position is to be embedded in a selected site/neighborhood in Memphis with the hope of connecting with families, and assisting by linking them to resources, that they desire and need. The ASD Connector is required to go where the people are and build relationships. They must be able to focus on family strengths and recognize the family relationship as primary and essential.

They are responsible for ensuring the health and welfare of children and families served, which includes seeing that needs are being appropriately addressed, i.e., medical, health, spiritual, emotional, social, employment, educational/training, etc.

Additionally, the ASD Connector should have excellent interpersonal skills, knowledge of social services systems, knowledge of resources, good organizational, time management and communication skills.

They must possess the ability to work well independently as well as part of a team; works in partnerships and relationships with key community leaders, supporters and advocates. ASD Connectors should ensure program quality, transparency, and accurate reporting.

Education/Degree Requirement:
Bachelor Degree in Social Work or other related social services fields acceptable. Peer-based/community- based applicants with a High School degree or GED, with similar life experiences will be considered as well for this position.

Candidate must be culturally sensitive with a passion for helping others.

Must be computer literate.

Must have a valid driver license and own a vehicle with proof of auto insurance.

TO APPLY: Send detailed résumé with references to: Agape Child & Family Services, Inc. Nichole Love, BBA, Office Administrator E-mail: Nichole.Love@AgapeMeansLove.org

Agape is a non-profit Christian-based child and family serving ministry that provides services to more than 10,000 children and families annually in Memphis, West Tennessee, Arkansas and Mississippi. Agape does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices because of race, color, sex, national origin, age, disability or any other legally protected characteristic. Agape, however, is a religious corporation and as a result, the Agency has certain religious requirements for its employees. This is in compliance with applicable law since Agape is a religious corporation.

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Agape Job Postings

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Position Title: Director of Finance & Accounting (Full-time)

Location: Memphis, TN

Reports To: Executive Director

Position Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Agape, a non-profit agency is seeking dynamic, motivated and assertive DIRECTOR OF FINANCE & ACCOUNTING.

The DIRECTOR OF FINANCE & ACCOUNTING reports to the Executive Director. Conducts the financial affairs of the agency and prepares financial analyses of its operations, including interim and final financial statements with supporting schedules. The financial statements are designed to inform and guide the management team, while providing accountability to the board and to external constituents. The DIRECTOR OF FINANCE & ACCOUNTING is responsible for the agency’s financial plans and policies, its accounting practices, the conduct of its relationships with the financial community, the maintenance of its fiscal records, the integrity of its financial systems, and the preparation of financial reports. The position involves supervision over cash management, grant accounting, grant and contract compliance, state and federal compliance, general agency accounting, cost accounting, and budgetary controls. The DIRECTOR OF FINANCE & ACCOUNTING will also be responsible for coordinating the scheduling and use of external auditors and consultants.

Education and Experience Requirement:

 BA/BS Degree in Accounting, Finance or related major, CPA certification or candidacy, 2-3 years of experience in public accounting or other relevant experience, demonstrated knowledge of current accounting standards applicable to non-profit institutions, prefer supervisory experience with professional staff, demonstrated ability to work with a wide range of people, excellent communication skills both verbal and written, proven ability as a problem solver and self- starter, excellent computer skills, and demonstrated user orientation. Preferred qualifications include: a master’s degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Accounting or related field, 4+ years of experience with non-profits through public accounting or financial management, and 2+ years supervisory experience with professional staff.

Position Title: Clinical Director (Full-time)

Location: Memphis, TN

Reports To: Director of Operations

Position Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Agape, a non-profit agency is seeking dynamic, motivated and assertive CLINICAL DIRECTOR. The CLINICAL DIRECTOR is responsible for the management and quality assurance of all clinical and other child and family program services provided by Agape, including the training and supervision of all clinical and program staff (Adoption, Maternity, Foster Care, etc.)

The CLINICAL DIRECTOR is also part of the Leadership Team, which supports compliance with all delivery of services to the fiscal, ethical and legal standards upheld by the Tennessee Board of Behavioral Sciences and the core values and mission of Agape Child & Family Services. In addition, as the CLINICAL DIRECTOR, this person will assist in providing leadership to all staff by creating a positive work environment and promoting the professional growth of supervisors in managing day to day operations to ensure fiscal and program service goal achievement according to Agape policies, practices, and procedures. Candidate must be innovative in thinking and flexible, as well as the ability to work independently are critically important. The CLINICAL DIRECTOR must be proficient in managing multiple grants, projects and/or contracts. This applicant will represent Agape as an articulate and professional spokesperson with effective public presentation skills and the capacity to communicate with diverse audiences, including high-level policy makers, community leaders, media representatives, and other advocates and colleagues. This person must have the ability to write and speak cogently and persuasively, and possess highly-developed collaborative abilities. Strong management skills with demonstrated capacity to recruit, retain, lead and marshal the talents of a diverse, professional, experienced, and creative staff, who are often themselves recognized as leaders in their particular areas. The CLINICAL DIRECTOR must also be capable of building trust while ensuring accountability. Timely and critical decision-making skills are necessary.

Education and Experience Requirement:

Desire a Doctorate Degree in Psychology (APA Approved) is required with licensure in the state(s) to clinically practice as a psychologist required. An experienced therapist having worked with a wide range of clients and client needs and diagnosis. Experienced in administering programs to ensure the organization meets each set of requirements to maintain funding sources; and managing the administrative aspects of an upper level management role. Also, should have a track record of being an effective speaker and presenter on issues related to families, mental health, prevention, communications, etc. Applicant must have demonstrated experience in this general field and at least 3-5 years of supervisory experience. Also, development/fund raising or related experience desired. Demonstrated ability to work with a wide range of people, excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, proven ability as a problem solver and self-starter. Will be required to work a flexible schedule; possibly be available evenings and weekends.

FOR ALL POSITIONS

Send detailed résumé with references to: Agape Child & Family Services, Inc. Nichole Love, BBA, Office Manager E-mail: Nichole.Love@AgapeMeansLove.org P. O. Box 11411 – Memphis, TN 38111 Or you may fax to: (901) 323-3640

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Agape seeking Marketing and Public Relations Coordinator

 

(Full-time)

Location: Memphis, TN 

Reports To: Director of Development 

Position Closing Date: Open Until Filled 

Agape is seeking applicants for a Marketing and Public Relations Coordinator to effectively publicize and market Agape and all of our programs. This role is a strategic position at Agape and will be intimately involved with all aspects of internal/external communications, special events and volunteerism. This role will effectively manage and communicate through all marketing mediums including print media, social media, email, web site, television, radio, special events, speaking engagements, and more.

The Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator will need to possess the following skills for this role:  

A passion for helping children and families in need.  

  Proactive organizational skills that allow for managing several tasks at the same time  

Commitment to deadlines, including office hours and special events (interviews, volunteers, etc.)  

The ability to coordinate with multiple parties and partners in various programs  

A planned and intentional strategy to raise awareness and involvement throughout Memphis

 Degree Requirement:

 Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Business, Communications, Public Relations, Administration, or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this position. Must have the ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing with staff, volunteers, media, business executives, church leaders, community leaders, city officials, and the general public. Requires the ability to be proficient with a personal computer, website, and Internet. Must have a valid driver’s license.

FOR ALL POSITIONS:

Send detailed résumé with references to: Agape Child & Family Services, Inc. Nichole Love, BBA, Office Manager Nichole.Love@AgapeMeansLove.org P. O. Box 11411 – Memphis, TN 38111 Or you may fax to: (901) 323-3640 Agape is a non-profit Christian-based child and family serving ministry that provides services to more than 10,000 children and families annually in Memphis, West Tennessee, Arkansas and Mississippi.

Agape does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices because of race, color, sex, national origin, age, disability or any other legally protected characteristic. Agape, however, is a religious corporation and as a result, the Agency has certain religious requirements for its employees. This is in compliance with applicable law since Agape is a religious corporation.

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Job Opportunities with Agape

Position Title: Family Therapist (Full-time)
Location: Memphis, TN
Program: Adoption Support and Preservation (ASAP)
Reports To: Adoption Support and Preservation Regional Coordinator
Position Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Agape is seeking a Family Therapist for our Adoption Support and Preservation (ASAP) program. As the Family Therapist, this successful candidate must have excellent interpersonal skills, knowledge of social services delivery systems, knowledge of resources, good organizational, time management and communication skills. The Family Therapist for our ASAP program will be responsible for providing and coordinating Crisis Intervention Services for adoptive families within 24 hours of receiving referral; scheduling in-home visit at earliest convenience for family, provide individual and family therapy in the home as well as participate in Support Group activities for children &/or adults. Must possess the ability to work well independently as well as part of a team. Education Requirement: Master’s Degree in Psychology, Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, or related field and state licensure as independent practitioner of psychotherapy or licensure eligible. An experienced therapist having worked with diverse client populations for two years minimum, preferred; having demonstrated effectiveness in teaching/training, quality assurance and oversight, and contract management. Must have a valid driver license and own a vehicle with proof of auto insurance. Must be computer literate.

 
Position Title: Social Worker
Location: Memphis, TN
Program: Families in Transition (FIT)
Reports To: Director of Families in Transition
Position Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Agape is seeking a Social Worker for our Families in Transition (FIT) program. As the Social Worker, this successful candidate must have excellent interpersonal skills, knowledge of social services delivery systems, knowledge of resources, good organizational, time management and communication skills. The Social Worker for our FIT program will be responsible for providing intensive case management and counseling services for families in Families in Transition program, complete timely written initial assessments (and any other needed thereafter) of each family for purposes of targeting strengths, need areas, milestones toward meeting goals, and develop service plan/treatment plans which will clearly define goals. Must have a valid driver license and own a vehicle with proof of auto insurance. Must be computer literate.
Degree Requirement: Master’s Degree in Social Work preferred, but other related Master’s Degree acceptable. Also accept a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or other related field with at least two years of experience in working with children and families with multiple problems and needs, or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this position.

 

Position Title: Administrative Assistant (Full-time) Location: Memphis, TN
Program: Counseling Department
Reports To: Director of Clinical Services
Position Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Agape is seeking an Administrative Assistant for our Counseling program. As the Administrative Assistant, this successful candidate must respond to a wide variety of routine and non-routine requests and demands. This position requires excellent communications skills and the ability to process information in an effective and professional manner. This position must provide superior secretarial, administrative, and organizational support. In addition to performing above-average administrative functions, this candidate must be able to assist in ongoing work and specific tasks. The Administrative Assistant will be responsible for working on moderately complex assignments where experience and skills provide the basis for a significant amount of self-direction, including the ability to prioritize multiple work assignments. This person will ensure that the design of the agency’s client management system works properly. They may troubleshoot or elevate problems reported by users and by system monitoring and will be responsible to manage system security profile requests, password resets and deletes.
Education Requirement:
Associates Degree Preferred. Minimum of 2 years work experience in a professional office environment
setting; Prior experience working in a related field with ability to maintain confidentiality and security
required. Candidate must be culturally sensitive with a passion for helping others. Must have a valid driver license and own a vehicle with proof of auto insurance. Must be computer literate.
Note: Prospective candidate must pass computer skills test with 80% proficiency.

 

FOR ALL POSITIONS: Send detailed résumé with references to: Agape Child & Family Services, Inc. Nichole Love, BBA, Office Manager Nichole.Love@AgapeMeansLove.org P. O. Box 11411 – Memphis, TN 38111 Or you may fax to: (901) 323-3640 Agape is a non-profit Christian-based child and family serving ministry that provides services to more than 30,000 children and families annually in Memphis, West Tennessee, Arkansas and Mississippi.
Agape does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices because of race, color, sex, national origin, age, disability or any other legally protected characteristic. Agape, however, is a religious corporation and as a result, the Agency has certain religious requirements for its employees. This is in compliance with applicable law since Agape is a religious corporation.

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Resident Manager Job Opening @ AGAPE

 

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT POSTED July 31, 2012

Position Title: Resident Manager (Full-time)

Location: Memphis, TN

Reports To: Director of Families in Transition

Position Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Agape is seeking applicants for Resident Manager position to provide client-driven and strength-based services to families who are in need of particular resources and assistance.

In addition, the Resident Manager will be responsible for ensuring the health and welfare of the each pregnant woman and their children, which includes seeing that needs are being appropriately addressed, i.e., medical, health, spiritual, emotional, social, employment, educational/training, etc. Adheres to and works within the agency’s policies of the program for the residents being served. The Resident Manager will work collaboratively with other recognized providers and partners in providing holistic services to the residents.

Degree Requirement: Bachelor’s Degree, but will accept an Associate’s Degree in Social Work or related field.

Candidate must be culturally sensitive with a passion for helping others.

Must be computer literate.

Must have a valid driver license and own a vehicle with proof of auto insurance.

FOR ALL POSITIONS: Send detailed résumé with references to:

Agape Child & Family Services, Inc.

Nichole Love, BBA., Office Manager

Nichole.Love@AgapeMeansLove.org

P. O. Box 11411 – Memphis, TN 38111

Or you may fax to: (901) 323-3640

Agape is a non-profit Christian-based child and family serving ministry that provides services to more than 10,000 children and families annually in Memphis, West Tennessee, Arkansas and Mississippi.

Agape does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices because of race, color, sex, national origin, age, disability or any other legally protected characteristic. Agape, however, is a religious corporation and as a result, the Agency has certain religious requirements for its employees. This is in compliance with applicable law since Agape is a religious corporation.

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Admin. Asst. Job Opening @ Agape

 AGAPE Job Opening

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT POSTED November 1, 2011

Position Title: Administrative Assistant (Full-time)

 

Location: Memphis, TN

 

Program: Powerlines Community Network

 

Reports To: Director of Powerlines Community Network

 

Position Closing Date: Open Until Filled

 

 

Agape is seeking an

 

Administrative Assistant for our Powerlines Community Network (PCN) program. As the Administrative Assistant for PCN, this successful candidate must respond to a wide variety of routine and non-routine requests and demands. This position requires excellent communications skills and the ability to process information in an effective and professional manner. This position must provide superior secretarial, administrative, and organizational support. In addition to performing above-average administrative functions, this candidate must be able to assist in ongoing work and specific tasks. The Administrative Assistant

will be responsible for working on moderately complex assignments where experience and skills provide the basis for a significant amount of self-direction, including the ability to prioritize multiple work assignments. This person will ensure that the design of the agency’s client management system works properly. They may troubleshoot or elevate problems reported by users and by system monitoring and will be responsible to manage system security profile requests, password resets and deletes.

 

 

Degree Requirement

:

Associates Degree Preferred. Minimum of 2 years work experience in a professional office environment setting; Prior experience working in a related field with ability to maintain confidentiality and security required. Candidate must be culturally sensitive with a passion for helping others. Must have a valid driver license and own a vehicle with proof of auto insurance. Must be computer literate.

 

Note

: Prospective candidate must pass computer skills test with 80% proficiency.

FOR ALL POSITIONS

: Send detailed résumé with references to: Agape Child & Family Services, Inc. Nichole Love, A.A.S., Office Manager Nichole.Love@AgapeMeansLove.org P. O. Box 11411 – Memphis, TN 38111 Or you may fax to: (901) 323-3640 Agape is a non-profit Christian-based child and family serving ministry that provides services to more than 30,000 children and families annually in Memphis, West Tennessee, Arkansas and Mississippi.

Agape does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices because of race, color, sex, national origin, age, disability or any other legally protected characteristic. Agape, however, is a religious corporation and as a result, the Agency has certain religious requirements for its employees. This is in compliance with applicable law since Agape is a religious corporation.

 

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