Welcome to Firmly Planted Family
Can you see yourself working with Firmly Planted?
Currently, we have openings in these areas:
IT support primarily consists of maintaining the Firmly Planted Database. The database holds records of all of the members in FPHC. Jobs include, but are not limited to, helping members with minor registration and family record management issues, finding more sufficient ways for the database to function, clean-up database, diagnose and fix system malfunctions, general website upkeep.
Firmly Planted Family, Real Life Press and Firmly Planted Homeschool Co-ops have facebook pages, twitter, emails, and phone calls. So much of what we do in this ministry is be in direct communication with families. Communications jobs include updating and posting on social our social network pages, calling FPHC leaders, sending bulk emails, and more.
Marketing: Join our team of marketers who’s primary responsibility is to call and speak with businesses about opportunities to support Firmly Planted. We trade promotion for their business for financial support. Our goal is to find businesses who have a passion for education, family and (ideally) discipleship and the Lord.
Fundraising: This team works closely with the marketing team to bring funds to Firmly Planted and FPHC. We have opportunities in organization, planning, promotion, and brainstorming new ways to raise funds.
Firmly Planted Family and it’s branches: Firmly Planted Homeschool Co-ops, Real Life Press, the store, and The Busy Homeschool Mom each have their own websites that need to be constantly updated and designed. That is what this team does. They keep the web pages clean, crisp and fresh, as well as use their creativity to redesign and update the pages.
Firmly Planted is in the process of pursuing grants from large organizations, such as the Murdock Grant. There are billions of dollars in America in grants, and we hope to share our vision with them and gain support. This team will pursue and write to these organizations. They will manage and update our ministry’s information as well as work directly with the grant organizations.
This team keeps track of money going in and out of Firmly Planted. They keep record and manage the funds.
The Membership Coordinator answers questions that members might have about Firmly Planted. They are the "go to" person for members.
Every day Firmly Planted and Busy Homeschool Mom books are ordered from all around the world. This team ships out orders to customers, as well as materials to co-ops, and mails info packets. They manage inventory and keep track of sales.
Special Events Coordination
Every year Firmly Planted hosts a number of events. Our largest events are the FPHC Leadership Retreat and our Strong Roots Conferences. Become a part of the team that makes this possible.
For more information, please email us. We'd love to have you on our team!
Firmly Planted on Family Talk Radio
Hear Jay and Heidi St. John on Family Talk Radio with Dr. James Dobson August 26 and 27. If you missed it, you can still listen to it online with the Family Talk Archives.