Home Visitor

US-MI | US-MI-Hillman
14 hours ago
ID
2017-2561
Department/Program
HEAD START - Hillman
Benefits Offered
Yes
Type
Full-Time

Overview

Responsible for delivery of developmentally appropriate educational activities to child/parents in a home based situation including: development of individually tailored programs for child/parents, maintenance of records, preparation of lesson plans, and dissemination of program information.

 

Responsibilities

  • Arrange for home visit observations by supervisors as requested;
  • Provide record keeping files for monitoring as requested by supervisors;
  • Attend local staff meetings;
  • Assist parents in developing and implementing individually tailored developmental experiences which enhance their child’s language, intellectual, social/emotional, and physical development, as well as, skills in health, safety, and nutrition;
  • Maintain required records and prepare necessary reports, file or submit as directed;
  • Facilitate and provide support to parents in the planning and implementing program experiences;
  • Assist parents in seeking out resources to meet their families needs and/or interests;
  • Document parent involvement/input;
  • Assist parents and children in the design, preparation, and implementation of Group Experience and other group activities;
  • Assist in the overall maintenance of the Group Experience site;
  • Participate in all pre-service, in-service, and orientation programs arranged for staff;
  • Act as a program/family/child advocate;
  • Maintain a positive image of Head Start in the local community;
  • Meet program needs through the coordination of efforts with component staff and other persons relative to the delivery of services - including support services to families, unique service to special needs children, and the overall management of the local program;
  • Pursue an individually tailored self-development program, including attending available trainings and reading pertinent articles on early childhood education;
  • Must maintain confidentiality of program and family issues.

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.

Qualifications

CDA certificate and/or Associates Degree in Child Development or Early Childhood Education or 60 college credits with at least 12 in early childhood education is required. 1 – 3 years experience in child care or early childhood education is preferred.

 

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

Employees in this position must possess reliable transportation and a valid driver license and an up to date CDA certificate.

Additional Job Comments

The Home Visitor is responsible for delivery of developmentally appropriate educational activities to child/parents in a home based situation.

This position will be located in Montmorency County, Michigan.
Working 40 hours per week; $11.12 - $15.41 per hour, including the following benefits:
Profit Share, Medical/Rx, Dental, Life & Disability Insurance at no cost for employee. Paid lunch hours; holiday, vacation and sick days.

Only applications through our Career portal at www.nemcsa.org will be accepted
Applications will be accepted through October 29, 2017.
Questions can be emailed to HR@nemcsa.org - NO resume's please

Upon request auxiliary aids and services will be made available to individuals with disabilities. Michigan Relay Center “Voice and TTY/TDD” 1-800-649-3777. An EOE

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