HOME VISITOR

9th Sep 2021
  • Anywhere

CHILD, Inc. is seeking a full-time Home Visitor for our Kent County Early Head Start program serving low-income pregnant women and families with children under three.

The Home Visitor will be responsible to:

  • Build positive and strengths-based partnerships with families from diverse backgrounds
  • Provide education to families through weekly home visits and group socializations to promote healthy prenatal outcomes and support the care and development of infants and toddlers
  • Conduct child and family assessments
  • Coach families in the process of identifying child and family development goals
  • Support families in creating and implementing plans
  • Ensure access to needed resources and services

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education or related field, with infant/toddler coursework
  • Experience in the provision of services for infants and toddlers and their families
  • Experience working with families in the home is highly desirable
  • Ability to problem solve, handle crises, and function independently
  • Ability to conduct ethical, research-based home visiting practices
  • Ability to work collaboratively with other service providers
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient computer skills highly desirable
  • Valid RI driver’s license and an insured vehicle
  • Bilingual candidates highly desirable

Location: Kent County Rhode Island

 

Starting Hourly Wage:  $23.62 – $28.11 per hour, dependent on education and experience, plus comprehensive fringe benefits.

How to Apply: Please submit resume and cover letter AO’Connell@childincri.org.

To apply for this job email your details to aoconnell@childincri.org