Change the lives of children with disabilities.  Parents Helping Parents is the primary support agency in Silicon Valley for supporting parents whose children are experiencing disabilities. Join an amazing, dedicated team to build bright futures for those with disabilities.

Parents Helping Parents is happy to offer benefits to employees working 20 or more hours per week!  We are pleased to provide a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical/dental/vision, medical/dependent care FSA, 401K retirement plan, life insurance, vacation time, paid holidays, sick time, and more. 

Have you been looking for a way to give back? Work for PHP!

Parents and adult siblings of individuals with special needs are encouraged to apply. Your experience with differently-abled people could be applicable to the position.

Parents Helping Parents is based in San Jose, California at the Sobrato Center for Nonprofits. The office is close to freeways, schools, downtown San Jose and Willow Glen, and within walking distance from the Race Street light rail station.

*FYI- currently, we are working in a hybrid format (office/home). We have a COVID vaccine mandate in place for all staff in accordance with DDS provider rules.

*Looking for full-time work? Let’s talk! Based on your skills and background, there may be a combination of job options to fill 40 hours per week.

Current Open Positions:

Resource Specialists: Bilingual English/Spanish, English/Vietnamese full & part-time positions, +benefits!

PHP Resource Specialist positions are available in the Education, Early Start, and Community & Family Services departments. Bilingual skills are REQUIRED in Education and Community & Family Services departments. The Early Start position is NOT required to have bilingual skills.

Resources specialists are the amazing PHP program staff who work 1:1 with parents and teach classes. If you have first-hand knowledge about special education, public benefits, and/or other critical special needs services and you want to give back to other families like yours, please apply! Have no fear if you haven’t done this before, we will train you!!!

Applicants can utilize the skills and knowledge they’ve developed as the parent, caregiver, or sibling of a child with special needs. Click to find the job descriptions for Bilingual Resource Specialist/Level 1 (Eng-Spanish) and Bilingual Resource Specialist/Level 1 (Eng-Vietnamese). Salary range: $24.75-$27.25/hour.

Interested? Email info@php.com for additional information and to submit your resume!

Community Engagement & Advocacy Coordinator

Join the vibrant team at Parents Helping Parents! This new position is responsible for coordinating community engagement and advocacy activities directed to the Spanish-speaking community for the purpose of creating awareness and recruiting new families to PHP, informing existing PHP families about services that could assist their families, encouraging volunteerism and fundraising, and fostering civic engagement and system/policy level advocacy. Bilingual English-Spanish required. Reports to the Advocacy Manager. Click here for the job description. Salary range: $24.75-$28.00/hour.

Interested? Email info@php.com for additional information and to submit your resume!

*Looking for full-time work? Let’s talk! Based on your skills and background, there may be a combination of job options to fill 40 hours per week.
No open position that fits your interests?
Feel free to send a cover letter with your background (professional/personal) and career goals to info@php.com.  Please put “Work for PHP” in the subject line.  Individuals who are bilingual in any language are always welcome to apply!

Volunteers are always needed and these positions offer a lot of flexibility and offer a great feeling of meaningful help to the community. If you have time and an interest in volunteering, please take a look at the information on the website, HERE.

Thank you for considering employment at Parents Helping Parents!