Employment

PPAL values those who have direct lived experience raising a child with significant mental and behavioral health challenges and gives hiring preference to individuals who have this direct lived experience.

Parent/Professional Advocacy League is a small but impactful nonprofit organization working to make things better for children with emotional, behavioral and mental health needs and their families. Based in Boston and Worcester, PPAL works with families across the state who need help navigating services in behavioral health, juvenile justice and education. We work in close partnership with other community and state agencies with the goals of supporting families, nurturing parent leaders and improving systems.

Multicultural Outreach Coordinator – Waltham

The Multicultural Outreach Specialist is a part time position and is responsible for building relationships with community groups, families and others to educate them about PPAL and other resources.  If you have great communication skills, excellent follow through and are connected to a diverse community, we’d like to hear from you.

Click here to read a more in-depth job description and qualifications: Multicultural Outreach Coordinator – Waltham

To apply, send  a cover letter and resume to info@ppal.net. Please include a brief description of your personal or family connection to mental health, if any, in the cover letter.  

PPAL is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Personnel are chosen on the basis of ability without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, marital status or sexual orientation, in accordance with federal and state law.