Employment

Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of the FIT family.

Our current available positions are listed below. Send all resumes to [email protected]. Please note position title and location in subject line of email.

If you’re looking for an internship, please visit our internship page to learn more.


Bus Driver (Non CDL)

Families in Transition is seeking a part time bus driver/monitor to drive a 14 passenger bus for our Family Place/Head Start Preschool. This position includes transporting 3-5 year old preschool children and assisting with maintaining safety while transporting children with histories of homelessness and some behavioral issues.

Experience driving multi-passenger vehicles a plus and valid driver’s license required.  CDL not required.  Position is part-time from  September through June, Monday – Friday, morning and early afternoon hours. Qualified applicants should e-mail resume and cover letter to [email protected] using “Bus Driver” in email  subject line.  Applicants will receive receipt confirmation, no phone calls please.  Families in Transition is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Manager of Volunteers & Families in Transition VISTA Program

Families in Transition is looking to fill a full-time, benefited, Manager of Volunteers & FIT VISTA Program position. Schedule is typically Monday through Friday, 8:30AM to 5:00PM, but some nights and weekends are required. Position is based out of Manchester, NH, with expected on-going travel to FITs other locations in Concord, Dover, and Wolfeboro.    

The Manager of Volunteers & Families in Transition VISTA Program is the liaison between all departments and Resource Development, as well as the liaison to the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), which is the federal program that oversees FITs AmeriCorps VISTA Program. This position performs a wide range of activities to strengthen the volunteer programs with FIT, OutFITters Thrifts Stores and the Family Place Resource Center and Shelter. Essential duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following: Works with all departments, determines needed volunteer positions and creates strategies, timelines and goals for recruiting volunteers. Oversees the Volunteer Coordinators for OutFITters and the Family Place. Manages the statewide AmeriCorps VISTA Program, which includes the recruitment of VISTA Members, host sites, etc. Also meeting reporting requirements for VISTA grant on an ongoing bases.

The candidate will need to communicate in a timely manner through regular in-person, phone, and e-mail communication to foster relationships with volunteers and staff. Applicants must have prior volunteer coordination; excel with; superb writing skills for a variety of mediums; highly organized with expert attention to detail for editing and self-motivation; ability to multitask and juggle multiple projects; resourceful and incredible judgment, be proficient with Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel; have experience with Blackbaud Raiser’s Edge, have a valid driver’s license, reliable transportation and auto insurance; and pass a criminal background check.

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Families in Transition, a nonprofit organization, provides safe, affordable housing and comprehensive social services to individuals and families who are homeless. FIT owns and operates two thrift stores in Manchester and Concord, NH, which serve as the economic engine to help pay for services that they provide. Qualified applicants should e-mail resume and cover letter with salary history to [email protected]. Please make sure to have “FIT Volunteer Manager” in the subject line of email by 06/16/2017. No phone calls please. EOE


Part-Time Cashier and Retail Associate

OutFITters Thrift Store in Concord, NH, is looking for a part-time Cashier and Retail Associate to work 20 hours a week, Tuesday thru Friday 1:15pm-6:45pm. This position requires excellent customer service, professional selling skills and willingness to go above and beyond are priorities. Experience in retail and accurately handling cash and credit card transactions are essential. Applicants must be trustworthy and have the ability to communicate effectively with donors, customers, peers, management and work well in a fast paced environment. Duties will include but are not limited to: transactions at the register, moving furniture, helping donors loan/unload their donations and purchases as well as cleaning and maintaining the sales floor appearance. Applicants must have at least a High School diploma or GED and pass a criminal background check.  This is a part time, non- benefited position.  Qualified applicants should e-mail resume to [email protected] with the subject line, PT Cashier/RA, or complete application at OutFITters Thrift Store, 20 S Main St , Concord, NH. No phone calls please. EOE


VISTA Positions

Graphic Design and Communications Coordinator VISTA
Families in Transition- Manchester, NH
A fast paced graphic design/markcom position for a person who likes a challenge & to work on a diverse range of projects in order to raise money & awareness towards providing housing for the homeless.

Research & Reporting VISTA Leader
Families in Transition- Manchester, NH
While serving alongside staff at an award-winning non-profit, you’ll lead members in getting things done for NH! Build skills in grant-writing and plan professional development opportunities.

Special Events and Fundraising Coordinator VISTA
Families in Transition- Manchester, NH
Calling all detailed-oriented writers looking for a fast-paced year of event & fundraising experience. Our position will help build your resume while you raise funds to provide a home to homeless.

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