Parent Support Program Coordinator

Job Title: Parent Support Program Coordinator

Description: Individuals in this position are responsible for developing, coordinating, and delivering services including case management, group facilitation, and individual counseling and support to parents/guardians in the Briarpatch Parent Support Program.


  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred in human services or a related field.
  • At least five (5) years of experience in a human service/family/youth development setting.
  • Connections with Dane County school districts & alternative programs, familiarity with Youth Justice/Dane County Dept. of Human Services.
  • Knowledge of substance abuse issues and knowledge of area resources for youth/families/parents.
  • Excellent written and verbal skills, proficiency in MS Word, Excel, & Outlook.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Provides direct service, coordinates provision of case management, performs parent/caregiver group and individual counseling in compliance with program guidelines.
  • Maintains records including intake data, time keeping, case files, dates of service, services received, discharge status and client demographics.
  • Represents the agency at community-based meetings and outreach opportunities as requested.
  • Understands/applies knowledge of: trauma informed care, protective parenting practices, LGBTQIA+ communities, harm reduction, Individual Education Plans (IEP’s), and adolescent development.
  • Completes timely reports to program funders and/or regulatory agencies.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

To apply, candidates must submit a resume and cover letter by October 4, 2023 to:
Briarpatch Youth Services
Attn: Briarpatch Jobs
2720 Rimrock Road
Fitchburg, WI 53713-3337
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