Since 1969 the Achievement Centers for Children & Families has provided program and services to hard working families and their children. With a strong focus on education and family strengthening programming, Achievement Centers has touched thousands of lives. Achievement Centers is a community-based, private nonprofit organization located in a priority neighborhood of Delray Beach and continues to grow with nearly 90 employees, three sites, and a total annual operating budget of $4.5 million. The agengy has a strong community reputation, an evidence-based approach to services, and a workplace culture that has resulted in committed boards and staff. It is the responsibility of every employee to promote the mission and vision of Achievement Centers as they foster programs and activities that promote the academic, social, emotional and physical development of each child enrolled.
Position Overview: All positions are responsible for upholding the mission and vision of Achievement Centers for Children & Families and fostering programs and activities that promote the academic, social, emotional and physical development of each child enrolled.
Family Engagement Specialist partners with families enrolled at ACCF or from the surrounding community to support children’s academic, cognitive and social-emotional success. The Family Engagement Specialist builds trusting relationships and engages families participation and involvement with their children’s development. They work with students and families to set goals; encourage behaviors that support positive outcomes; and connect to resources/ navigate systems that support success.
Classification: Exempt – Salaried
Reports to: Program Manager, Family Programs & Community Partnerships