Join the Our House team! Below are our available employment or AmeriCorps positions. Not from Little Rock? Check out our Life in Little Rock page to get acquainted with our beautiful city.
CAFSI Case Manager
Our House is hiring a Case Manager to help implement the Central Arkansas Family Stability Institute (CAFSI) program and work directly with near-homeless families. CAFSI is a program of Our House, Inc. to prevent homelessness in low income families. Case Managers will be responsible for outreach, assessment, goal planning, connecting families with resources, record keeping, coordinating and providing direct services, and advocating with families. Overall goals of the position would include working with families with school-aged children to maintain stable housing, helping the children remain in their current school, and helping parents work full-time and increase income.
Candidates should have at least a bachelors degree, have at least 2 years experience in working with low income families/behavioral health/school system, have reliable transportation, and be willing to work some evenings.
Please review the Case Manager- CAFSI (0-5)- posting and the CAFSI page of our website before applying. To apply please send your resume and a cover letter to Justin Sanders at firstname.lastname@example.org and include CAFSI Case Manager in the subject line.
AmeriCorps VISTA Positions
Our House is proud to be an AmeriCorps and AmeriCorps VISTA service site. We have an amazing team of national service members that give their time and support to achieve the Our House mission. For more information about the AmeriCorps and AmeriCorps VISTA programs, follow one of the links below:
Year Round VISTA Positions
Our House is seeking 7 dynamic, service-oriented individuals to spend 1 year (August 2015 to August 2016) building the capacity of our organization.
To learn more about the specific positions please visit www.ourhouseshelter.org/vista
VISTAs gain leadership experience, facilitation skills and the opportunity to make a difference in your community!
The VISTA Leader coordinates the VISTA program at Our House, recruits VISTAs for both Summer and Year-round positions, and assists VISTAs with both personal and professional problems. The VISTA Leader must have served as a VISTA for one year prior to becoming the VISTA Leader.
To learn more about the VISTA Leader please visit www.ourhouseshelter.org/vista
Our House is hiring a Child Care Manager in our Child Development Center, Little Learners. The Child Care Manager will have overall operational responsibility for Little Learners. Little Learners is a Better Beginnings center that serves 62 children ages 6 weeks-5 years old.
The Our House Children’s Programs recently experienced a significant expansion – in number of children served, number of staff, and amount of physical space. The Child Care Manager must have the organization, planning skills, leadership, and integrity to maintain and continue this growth with a high level of professional excellence. The Child Care Manager will be required to develop a deep knowledge of the field, program operations, regulatory and licensing requirements, and other areas as described below. The Child Care Manager must have excellent management skills and be able to recruit, supervise, train, coach, and hold accountable a diverse and effective team.
The Infant Teacher Aide will assist the teacher with supervision of the infants and developing daily activities, establish daily routines, and provide a safe and secure environment. High school diploma/GED and at least one year of experience working with young children required. Child Development Associates (CDA) is strongly preferred. Must be able to pass a drug test and submit to background checks.
To apply, email your resume and cover letter to email@example.com. Please put the position you are applying for in the subject line. AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service alumni are encouraged to apply.
There are currently no internships available.