We are looking for a Lead Parent Partner who will empower families caring for children with behavioral, mental health, substance abuse and other challenges.   The ideal candidate will have lived experience and be able to lead, mentor, train and support the roles of other parent partner staff and volunteers.

Candidates need to have:

  • Lived experience parenting a child or youth with emotional, behavioral (including substance use) or mental health challenges and/or experience with children’s mental health system is essential.
  • Musthave three or more years of paid or volunteer experience as a parent partner, including experience working with providers and experience building strong home and school partnerships to meet children’s needs within the school system in King County.
  • High school diploma or GED required; Associate Degree preferred. Parent- peer/Family partner training preferred.


The position is a full-time position with health and paid time-off benefits. Wage will be $16-$18/hour DOE

If this exciting challenge interests you, or if you know someone who could fill this position, please review the job description and application materials.

Submit Applications By: April 22, 2013