Faith Partner Liaison (Part-Time)

New Era Reformed Church - ExteriorThe Fountain Hill Center is looking for an enthusiastic and self-directed Faith Partner Liaison to deepen existing relationships and build new relationships with faith-based organizations in Oceana County. The Faith Partner Liaison reports to our Executive Coordinator and works in coordination with our Advancement & Communications Coordinator, CASA Advocate Supervisor, Office Manager, and Lakeshore Office therapeutic staff.

Responsibilities for this position include attending FHC Lakeshore Staff and Advisory Board meetings, connecting with area clergy and congregations, providing information about FHC programs, services, and fundraising needs, and taking referrals. The ideal candidate will have a passion for providing quality mental health services to people in Oceana County and an aptitude for building relationships and communicating effectively with people from various denominations and faith traditions.

Required Qualifications

  • Personal interest in community health, healthcare service delivery, mental healthcare
  • Strong interpersonal and relational skills
  • Comfortable presenting about FHC in meetings, church services, other venues
  • Able to prioritize tasks, set own schedule, keep track of own hours, provide updates, and ask for direction and support as needed
  • Committed to preserving and protecting client confidentiality
  • Aligned with The Fountain Hill Center’s mission, vision, principles, and values
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office programs (Excel, Outlook, Word) and social media platforms (Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, etc.)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong connections to Oceana County community, Oceana congregations/clergy
  • Prior experience interacting with and serving diverse populations
  • Prior experience with fundraising and/or working in a nonprofit setting
  • Able to identify and take advantage of fundraising and marketing opportunities as they arise

Job Type

  • Part-Time (5-10 hrs/wk)

Location

  • New Era, MI

To apply, please send resume and cover letter to our Office Manager, Becky Plantinga, at rplantinga@fountainhillcenter.com.