Santa Maria Community Services is proud of its staff of vibrant, passionate, committed professionals who work each day to help families help themselves and make the Price Hill community a better place to live. If you share that energy and are driven by a desire to serve your neighbors, Santa Maria would love to get to know you! Santa Maria offers medical, dental, vision and life insurance, in addition to nine paid holidays, vacation, and sick days. Santa Maria provides a friendly and supportive work environment which includes flexible scheduling. Interested applicants should submit both a cover letter and résumé to Human Resources at 617 Steiner Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45204, Fax #513-557-2726, or email


Current Open Positions

Youth Development Education Facilitator (JWFC) – $19.06/Hour

Santa Maria Community Services is a catalyst and advocate for Cincinnati’s Greater Price Hill families to attain their educational, financial, and health goals. We provide more than 2,500 individuals with educational tools and resources to build strong families, promote healthy residents, and foster neighborhood revitalization. Santa Maria’s vision is for Greater Price Hill to be a vibrant, thriving, and self-sustaining community. Our Price Hill Family Centers provide a welcoming environment and the coaching, support, and flexibility to assist families to achieve their identified goals toward stabilization and self-sufficiency. The Joe Williams Family Center coaches youth aged 10-16 years old to reach their socio-emotional and educational goals while working with their families to identify and eliminate barriers to success. We are currently looking for a Youth Development & Education Facilitator to help support our mission. The position pays $19.06 per hour.

Position Overview: This position performs direct service by providing and facilitating educational and recreational programming for traditionally underserved youth in East Price Hill, Lower Price Hill, and Sedamsville, focusing on outreach and group recruitment and facilitation, and development and delivery of Life Skills Training (LST) curricular materials.

Position Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree required in social work, psychology, education, or related field. One year of experience working with or providing services to children and families in a human/social service or educational setting .

At Santa Maria Community Services we call Cincinnati’s Greater Price Hill neighborhood our home. Our vision is for Greater Price Hill to be a vibrant, thriving, and self-sustaining community. We hire people who share our passion for helping others reach their goals. Our culture includes a work environment that is flexible and supportive. Employees enjoy a generous benefit package that includes health, dental, vision, 401k and paid time off. Join our mission to provide educational tools and resources to build strong families, promote healthy residents, and foster neighborhood revitalization. Keep coming back for updates on job openings!

Santa Maria Community Services, Inc. does not discriminate in employment or delivery of service on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.


• Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or related field
• Evidence of high level of motivation, initiative, perseverance, and independent judgement.
• Strong people skills; ability to work in a variety of settings with culturally-diverse families and communities with the ability to be culturally sensitive and appropriate
• Proven ability to establish and maintain positive, ongoing professional relationships with program participants, co-workers, and partner agency staff
• Proven ability to move individuals and families from crisis towards self-sufficiency. Ability to motivate others to achieve their goals. Experience with strength-based assessment and/or coaching model preferred.
• Knowledge of community resources for high risk populations.
• Comfort with home visiting, transporting clients, working in the community
• A strong sense of respect for confidentiality involving clients and fellow employees.
• A valid driver’s license, current insurance, and reliable vehicle are required.
• Excellent technology skills. Knowledge of and proficient in Microsoft Office
• Strong written and verbal communication skills, organizational skills, interpersonal skills and attention to detail.
• Ability to work in a team and independently.

Objective(s): Serve as the day-to-day Tutor for the Evening GED Program charged with supporting clients in meeting their educational goals.