This is the job for you!
If you are interested in assisting local families in their pursuit of self-reliance and enjoy working with children.
Lakes and Pines' Head Start/Early Head Start is seeking two dedicated and professional Home Visitors to assist local families in their pursuit of self-reliance. The ideal candidate will possess the ability to make learning fun while maintaining professionalism and adhering to curriculum. The Home Visitor will assist children and families with school readiness activities co-planned with parents to prepare them for school during weekly home visits and regular socializations. Home Visitors help families with goal setting and resource acquisition to support their efforts towards self-reliance. Home Visitors empower parents to be their child's first and most important teacher.
Position requires a minimum of a Home Visiting Child Development Associate (CDA) credential, or equivalent coursework as part of an Associate's or Bachelor's degree. Must have experience working with infants, toddlers, and preschoolers, willingness to work with parents and children in home and classroom settings, be sensitive to the lifestyles and needs of low-income clientele, and must be a team player.
This is a full time position with competitive salary and a generous benefit package. Benefit package includes medical, dental, life insurance, retirement with 5% match after meeting enrollment requirements, vacation and sick leave, 12 paid holidays per year (including 1 floating holiday), and work mileage reimbursement at the current government rate. Lakes and Pines is able to provide education reimbursement opportunities for approved education plans and also offers many professional development opportunities.