Identify, recruit, and enroll children and their families for the Head Start program. Conduct home visits as determined by family needs and team member input. Work with the area Head Start team to provide services to Head Start/GSRP families and their communities. Assess families’ strengths and needs as part of a family partnership plan, and monitor their progress in meeting the plan’s objectives and goals. Provide family intervention strategies that support the family in achieving identified goals.
Outreach & Recruitment:
Data Entry and Tracking:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Associates Degree or equivalent credits in Human or Family Services or a related field and 3 – 5 years experience in Human Service field is required; Bachelors Degree in Social Work, Human Services or related field is preferred with one to two years experience in Human Service field is required. Must have a working knowledge of computers.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Family Service Credential or the completion of Family Service Credential within three (3) years of date of employment, reliable transportation and a valid Michigan driver license are required.