Parent Educator with the Sixpence Prenatal to Three Program

Schuyler Community Schools is seeking applicants for the following position:  Parent Educator with the Sixpence Prenatal to Three Program.

 

Schuyler Community Schools

Program Overview

·       Develop and schedule the program activities, including home visiting, parent/child groups, transition to school activities, and other programmatic activities.

·       Provide regular home visits to families (1 hour in length 2 times/month)

·       Organize and conduct regular (minimum of one per month) parent/child groups, in the elementary school when possible and feasible.

·       Conduct child screenings and make referrals to community providers for follow up assessment as needed.

·       Participate in training with some traveling required.

·       Fulfill all grant requirements as established by Sixpence Endowment.

 

Desired Qualifications:

·       Bachelor’s degree desired in Early Childhood Education or Development, Social Work, Nursing or closely related field. 2 year/associates degree may be accepted in related field.

·       Bilingual (English/Spanish) speaking/writing required for programs serving monolingual Spanish speaking families

·       Experience working with pregnant women, children ages birth to five, and families in rural areas

·       Home visiting experience

·       Experience leading parent groups

·       Demonstrated early childhood knowledge, including infant/toddler knowledge  

·       Energetic, motivated and creative

·       Ability to work independently and with a flexible schedule

·       Available and reliable vehicle for visiting families  (mileage reimbursed)

·       Competency with computers including previous experience with Windows programming and use of the Internet

·       Willingness to travel regionally and nationally for training as necessary

·       Willingness to collect data and participate in the program evaluation

Work Schedule/Benefits

·       The Home Visiting Early Childhood Coordinator position is a full time position, funded for 40 flexible hours per week. It is a full year position.

·       Full Family Insurance, Retirement, Disability, Life Insurance.

Please contact Bill Comley at Schuyler Elementary School (402) 352-9940 for more details.

Zone 4

Grade

Pre-K

Additional Information

  

 

Contact Information

Schuyler Community Schools
401 Adam St.
Schuyler, Nebraska 68661
http://www.schuylercommunityschools.org

Shelley Friesz
(p) (402) 352-2421 216
(f) (402) 352-5552

How to Apply

Please go to www.schuylercommunityschools.org  Click on the employment Opportunities Link for the job description and to apply.  EOE