Waypoint works to empower people of all ages through an array of human services and advocacy. As the longest-standing children’s charitable organization in New Hampshire, Waypoint is a pioneer in the field, always evolving to meet the changing needs of the times. The agency adheres to the highest standards of practice and is the only organization of its kind in NH to be accredited by the Council on Accreditation. We fully realize that in order to be the agency of choice for those who seek help, we must be the agency of choice for those who can provide it.
What we do:
A private nonprofit, Waypoint has 17 sites throughout the state, and over 25 programs serving nearly 10,000 people each year. Among our partners are NH DHHS, schools, healthcare and mental health providers, police, advocacy groups, city government, faith-based groups, shelters, and the corporate sector.
464 Chestnut Street
Manchester NH 03105
How to apply:
Go to the JOBS page at www.waypointnh.org.
Waypoint’s service spectrum includes child abuse prevention; home-based family empowerment; mental health and family counseling; runaway and homeless youth services; early intervention for children with developmental concerns; senior care; transitional living; foster care; human trafficking response; pregnancy counseling; help for children who have chronic health conditions; adoption; summer camp; and an advocacy/public policy program.
Our ideal candidate:
You’ve got to have heart, with a healthy dose of integrity and grit. It helps to have a strong work ethic, to be creative and innovative, open-minded and trust-worthy, and to play well on a team. Education, experience vary per position. It is important to sync with the agency culture.
Why we are a great company to work for:
Because we get the HUMAN side of HUMAN SERVICES. We realize that the way to get the best out of a workforce is to provide a rewarding experience that combines work-life balance, proper compensation, growth opportunities, and a daily dose of awe. We do the tough stuff. Sometimes, it’s heart-wrenching and will keep you up at night. But always, you can go to bed knowing that you made a positive impact in the world. It’s not just a way to make a living…it’s a way to elevate your life.
Internships, apprenticeships and training programs:
Waypoint accepts associate, bachelor’s and master’s-level interns. Students learn from the best while advancing their degree, attaining licensure, building their skills, and gaining real-world experience. Interns receive supervision and the support of professional staff.
- Social workers/Case Managers
- Licensed Mental Health Counselors
- Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists
- Licensed Independent Clinical Social Workers
- Family Support Specialists
- Caregivers/Personal Care Service Providers
- Administrative / Operational staff
Special benefits and perks:
When you join the Waypoint team, you become part of a multi-faceted agency that changes lives while changing the social landscape of NH. Waypoint values its employees and offers comprehensive benefits that can be tailored to individual needs:
- Competitive pay
- Medical, dental, vision, prescription
- 403(b) retirement plan
- Life insurance
- Long and short-term disability
- Paid vacation, sick, and personal time
- Flex time
- Flex spending
- Tools for mobility and variable work environments
- Opportunities for growth
- Rewards for longevity, performance