Business Hours

Monday - Thursday

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

Friday's and Evening's as needed. 

 

Closed on all state observed holidays.

Contact Us

Phone:

(304) 748-7850

Fax:  

(304) 224-1267

Location

1300 Potomac Ave.

Suite C, Upper Level

Weirton, WV 26062

Job Posting 

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Part Time Parent Educator

(With Potential to become Full Time)

Job Description:

 

The Parent Educator will provide home visitation services aimed at preventing child abuse and neglect while strengthening families and increasing knowledge of child development with the families of Brooke and Hancock County, WW.  Parents participating in the program may be self-referred or referred by one of a number of community partner agencies. An established curriculum (Parents as Teachers) will be the primary basis of service delivery. The Parent Educator must demonstrate willingness and ability to attend certification training in required curriculum.

 

Qualifications:

 

College degree in early childhood education or a related field of study preferred.  Two years supervised experience working with young children and their parents.  Alternatives to the above qualifications appropriate and acceptable in accordance with funding guidelines and Parents as Teachers National Center expectations

Ability to read, write and speak English; able to help families develop case goals and plans

Ability to teach, nurture and empower program participants

Ability to work independently but with strong teamwork commitment.

Ability to use computer for entry into database and periodic reporting.

High ethical standards.

No criminal record or history of founded child or adult abuse/neglect.

Valid driver’s license, reliable vehicle and car insurance

 

Responsibilities:

 

  1. Schedule, conduct and document regular home visitation sessions with participating parents and their children to deliver a curriculum designed to teach basic parenting skills and child development.
  2. Provide community education related to program.
  3. Promote community awareness of programs through presentations to community, church, civic and school groups and through use of local media.
  4. Collaborate with community partner agencies to access services for participating families.
  5. Complete required paperwork, documentation and grant reports for home visitation and school based programs.
  6. Attend any required meetings planed by grant giving agencies.
  7. Other duties as assigned

 

A cover sheet and resume must be received by:  June 21, 2019

 

Send cover sheet and resume to:  Brooke Hancock FRN, Suite C,Att. Mary Ann,

1300 Potomac Ave., Weirton, WV, 26062

 

You can also drop them off at our office or email to: mmccartney@brookehancockfrn.org

 

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