Job Title: Family Services Manager (Non-Exempt position), Full-Time, some evenings and weekends required, Position reports directly to the CEO


Job Description:

The Family Services Manager is responsible for the recruitment, processing, and overseeing the selection of Partnership Homeowner families to coordinate the sale of homes, provide direction for the program, support and nurture the hopes, dreams and goals of all partner families and to provide support post-selection and post-homeownership.


Additionally, the Family Services Manager will oversee the intake, qualification, social assessment and holistic “whole person” goals to minimize and reduce the social determinants to health, including housing, for Topeka Habitat for Humanity’s repair programs, including, but not limited to, Aging in Place, Targeted Neighborhood Revitalization, Brush with Kindness and other repair programs.



$42,000-$47,000 annually salary.

Benefits include medical and dental insurance, retirement, and generous paid time off.

 Job Duties: 

  • Serve as staff liaison to other community organizations as requested to gather and disseminate information regarding Topeka Habitat for Humanity, Inc.

  • Review results of all pre-visits/holistic assessments and coordinate the referrals to other social service agencies.

  • Prepare application information and supporting documents for each Family Selection meeting.

  • Aid in the development of the Family Support Committee.

  • Meet with families on a regular basis to facilitate success, achieve life and budget goals and to track and measure outcomes related to minimizing social determinants of health.

  • Provide opportunities for prospective homeowners and repair applicants to benefit from community resources.

  • Coordinate homeowner partner related events such as groundbreakings, dedications, etc.

  • Work with other affiliate leadership in developing new programming, procedures, policies, and homeowner participation strategies.

  • Work with Topeka Habitat’s COO, to oversee the proper recruitment of volunteers for the family support structure to be implemented.

  • Develop, maintain and report on data outcomes and measures to foster Resource Development for Topeka Habitat.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.



A Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience in Human Services, Social Work or a related-field. Experience working in a non-profit setting, or case management preferred.



  • Personal and social awareness of complex systems and structures that promote, support, or facilitate racial, social, and economic injustice and a driving passion to dismantle and rebuild these systems for the benefit of disenfranchised individuals, families, and communities.

  • Communication: Clearly conveys and receives information and ideas through a variety of media to individuals or groups in a manner that engages the listener, helps them understand and retain the message, and invites response and feedback. Keeps others informed as appropriate. Demonstrates good written, oral, and listening skills

  • Facilitation Skills: Effectively presents ideas, information and materials to individuals and groups. Effectively prepares and provides structured delivery; facilitates workshops or meetings in a structured manner, can facilitate and manage group process.

  • Visionary Leadership: Keeps the organization’s mission, vision, and values at the forefront of employee decision making and actions; ensures alignment of organization’s strategic plan and agency practices with vision, mission and values.

  • Teamwork: Participates as an active and contributing member of a team to achieve team goals. Works cooperatively with other team members, involves others, shares information as appropriate, and shares credit for team accomplishments.


Core Values:

The ideal candidate will have active support of our core organizational values, which include:

  • Humility – We are part of something bigger than ourselves

  • Courage – We do what’s right, even when it is difficult or unpopular

  • Accountability – We take personal responsibility for Habitat’s mission



Topeka Habitat for Humanity requires that all employees take seriously their ethical responsibilities to safeguarding our intended beneficiaries, their communities, and all those with whom we work. Managers at all levels have responsibilities to support and develop systems that create and maintain an environment that prevents harassment, sexual exploitation and abuse, safeguards the rights of beneficiaries and community members (especially children), and promotes the implementation of Habitat for Humanity’s code of conduct.


Interested candidates will submit a cover letter and resume to Janice Watkins, CEO, 121 NE Gordon Street, Topeka, KS 66608, or via email to Applications will be accepted through Friday, September 30, 2020. Please do not inquire about the position via phone or in-person.


Topeka Habitat for Humanity is an equal opportunity employer and seeks to employ and assign the best qualified personnel for all our positions in a manner that does not unlawfully discriminate against any person because of race, color, religion, gender, marital status, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, veteran/reserve national guard status, or any other status or characteristic protected by law.


Promover viviendas accesibles para personas de bajos ingresos en el condado de Shawnee.


Topeka Habitat for Humanity construye hogares, esperanza y comunidades al ofrecer un camino a la propiedad y reparación de viviendas para las familias asociadas.

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