Santa Maria Community Services is proud of its staff of vibrant, passionate, committed professionals who work each day to help families help themselves and make the Price Hill community a better place to live. If you share that energy and are driven by a desire to serve your neighbors, Santa Maria would love to get to know you! Santa Maria offers medical, dental, vision and life insurance, in addition to nine paid holidays, vacation, and sick days. Santa Maria provides a friendly and supportive work environment which includes flexible scheduling. Interested applicants should submit both a cover letter and résumé to Human Resources at 617 Steiner Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45204, Fax #513-557-2726, or email HR@santamaria-cincy.org.

Current Open Positions

Workforce Coach (Adult/Youth)

Position Description: We are seeking a Workforce Coach (Adult/Youth) to help support our mission in serving as a catalyst and advocate for Greater Price Hill families to attain their educational, financial, and health goals.
Position Overview: This position develops employer relationships and specializes in coaching program participants to achieve their educational, employment and career goals, while helping overcome barriers in housing, transportation, health, etc.
Position Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or related field and a minimum of one year’s related experience.

Bilingual Family Centered Coach

Position Description: We are seeking a Bilingual Family Centered Coach to help support our mission in serving as a catalyst and advocate for Greater Price Hill families to attain their educational, financial, and health goals.
Position Overview: This position leads the training of assigned AmeriCorps volunteers in providing family centered wellness/career pathway/employment and financial coaching to families and individuals. This position is also responsible for data management and reporting.
Position Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Human Services, Counseling, or related field. Certifications or Master’s’ degree preferred. Training in community health work, workforce development, client advocacy, counseling, coaching or case management.  Two to five years’ experience working with people. Excellent written and verbal and communication skills in English and Spanish.

Child Enrichment Specialist

Position Description: We are currently seeking a seasonal part time Child Enrichment Specialist to join our mission in serving as a catalyst and advocate for Greater Price Hill families to attain their educational, financial, and health goals. This position provides structured age appropriate child development activities, including plans for the group and individual plans for the participants at our Roberts Academy location.
Position Requirements: Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education or related field or equivalent experience.

Employment Support Advocate

Position Description: We are currently seeking a part time (20 hours per week) Employment Advocate to join our mission in serving as a catalyst and advocate for Greater Price Hill families to attain their educational, financial, and health goals. This position specializes in coaching community members to achieve their employment and career goals, while helping eliminate barriers to self-sufficiency.
Position Requirements: Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree in Social Work or related field and one year of related experience.


AmeriCorps Service Opportunities

Santa Maria is proud affiliate of AmeriCorps Project Advance. Make a difference in your community and help others by serving in a year-long, full-time position at a local nonprofit while earning a living stipend and a college tuition award. Positions include: Health Educators, Education Instructors, Employment Coaches, ESL Class Coordinators, and Housing Support Specialists. Click here to find out more about Santa Maria’s AmeriCorps Program.

Santa Maria Community Services, Inc. does not discriminate in hiring or service delivery based on race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, or physical or mental disability unrelated to an individual’s ability to perform the essential job functions, in accordance with applicable laws. 

Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or related field
• Evidence of high level of motivation, initiative, perseverance, and independent judgement.
• Strong people skills; ability to work in a variety of settings with culturally-diverse families and communities with the ability to be culturally sensitive and appropriate
• Proven ability to establish and maintain positive, ongoing professional relationships with program participants, co-workers, and partner agency staff
• Proven ability to move individuals and families from crisis towards self-sufficiency. Ability to motivate others to achieve their goals. Experience with strength-based assessment and/or coaching model preferred.
• Knowledge of community resources for high risk populations.
• Comfort with home visiting, transporting clients, working in the community
• A strong sense of respect for confidentiality involving clients and fellow employees.
• A valid driver’s license, current insurance, and reliable vehicle are required.
• Excellent technology skills. Knowledge of and proficient in Microsoft Office
• Strong written and verbal communication skills, organizational skills, interpersonal skills and attention to detail.
• Ability to work in a team and independently.

Objective(s): Serve as the day-to-day Tutor for the Evening GED Program charged with supporting clients in meeting their educational goals.