Family Engagement Specialist


Wed, Oct 6, 2021


Mon, Nov 8, 2021


Part Time





Alabama Public Television (APT) is seeking a part-time Family Engagement Specialist (approximately 20 hours per week)  to work in APT’s Education Division.  The person in this position will lead a group of partners to establish and sustain the ongoing development of a learning neighborhood in Montevallo, Alabama and the surrounding area, consisting of community partners, parents, caregivers, teachers, early childhood educators, and after-school providers. The person in this position will collect, analyze, and report data on a regular basis. The Family Engagement Specialist will coordinate a variety of family and early childhood events, trainings and partner meetings in Montevallo, Alabama. The position involves in-state travel, some evening and weekend work and lifting of training materials.


Requirements:  Bachelor’s degree in social work, social sciences, education, child development, or related field; master’s degree preferred. Strong oral and written communication skills, strong computer and technology skills, and a valid Alabama driver’s license. Preferred: Montevallo, Alabama resident, previous experience as an educator or trainer, proficiency speaking and writing Spanish, previous project management experience and experience working with families and planning family/community events.


To apply, mail cover letter, resume and 3 professional references to:  Human Resources Department, Alabama Public Television, 2112 11th Avenue South, Suite 400, Birmingham, AL 35205, or email to by 11/8/2021.  The starting salary range is $17.05 – $18.34/hour. NO PHONE CALLS/FAXES. This is a 4-year grant funded position with the APT Foundation. APT is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

Alabama Public Television is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

The policy of APT is to provide an educational and work environment that provides access to jobs, promotions, career opportunities, programs, services and benefits regardless of age, race, color, national origin, ethnic group identification, ancestry, gender, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, religion, marital status, veteran status, or political affiliation.