Job Opportunities

The Front Door Agency Seeks Corporate Relations & Special Events Manager

The Front Door Agency, Inc.(FDA) is seeking a strategic, creative and high energy development professional to build on past successes and take its corporate fundraising program and special events to the next level of effectiveness. This is an exciting opportunity to play a vital role in a highly respected organization with a family-friendly culture and a commitment to professional development of its staff.

For over 31 years, the Front Door Agency has offered support and programs to assist families and individuals transition from crisis to self-sufficiency. It is located in Nashua, New Hampshire and has a great reputation of serving families at-risk of homelessness in becoming independent through its Transformational Housing, Housing Stability, Affordable Housing, and Financial Literacy Programs.

The ideal candidate will report to the Chief Development Officer and will have a passion for the mission of the Front Door Agency, a keen understanding of its programs and goals, and the ability to articulate the important role the organization plays in the lives of so many families in the Greater Nashua area. S/he must have a collegial, team-building style with an ability to motivate staff and board to remain engaged, enthusiastic and focused on fundraising results. The position requires demonstrated experience in managing special events and implementing a comprehensive donor cultivation program with proven results. The key role of the position will be to maintain, nourish and cultivate closer giving relationships with corporate donors, and provide leadership and oversight of the Agency’s successful fund raising events to include: procurement of donations and sponsors, working with committees, oversight of logistics, and meeting budgeted goals. The ideal candidate will also oversee the social media platforms for the organization.

Both full time and part time candidates will be considered. Candidates must be willing to work some evenings for community events.

Salary commensurate with experience.

Email your resume, whether you are interested in part time or full time and your salary requirements to Maria Finnegan at or via mail at 7 Concord St., Nashua, NH 03064.

Residential Aide – Part Time

The Front Door Agency is looking for a part time Residential Aide to join its team helping women and children served in its Transformational Housing Program. If you are looking for a rewarding part time position that can make a difference to others in a relaxed atmosphere, this may be the position for you! In keeping with the goals and mission of helping women and children stabilize, transform and ultimately flourish to independence and self-sufficiency, this position is a key member working evenings, weekends and overnight (non-awake) and some holidays to ensure families are in compliance with housing related rules and to help support case manager’s resident goals and plans in her absence. Applicants should be positive, responsible, professional, exercise good judgment and be willing to complete a criminal background check and be able to lift 20 lbs. Please email resume and cover letter to with a subject line of RA Position.
Specific Job Responsibilities Include:
• Maintaining an orderly and positive environment
• Ensuring all residents are in compliance with the residential component of the program
• Supporting the Case Managers in carrying forth resident goals/plans in their absence
• Working as a team to ensure resident success by being available to help them meet their needs
• Being available to residents and children to guide them towards meeting their individual goals
• Greeting and monitoring all guests
• Accepting and sorting donations
• Setting up a welcoming environment for incoming families
• Maintaining confidentiality
Qualifications and Skills
Associates degree in related field preferred or a minimum of five years’ experience in the human service field.
Hourly Rate:  $10-$12 an hour
Job Type: Part-time

Agency Overview
The Front Door Agency, Inc. has a rich 30-year history of helping individuals and families in the greater Nashua NH area transition from crisis to self-sufficiency by providing housing and educational opportunities to those at risk of homelessness.

Transformational Housing Information
The Transformational Housing Program is designed to change lives by offering housing support and educational opportunities to single mothers and children who face homelessness in southern New Hampshire. It is our unique three-phase housing program with the emphasis on higher education that results in every year women graduating from the program with degrees and life skills to become independent, contributing members of our society.

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