The Salvation Army Mission: The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.
Summary/Primary Purpose: Provide qualified families and pregnant women with information, intervention, and learning opportunities which support the achievement of Federal Head Start Performance Standards. Utilize the selected curriculum and specialized training to independently supervise and guide assigned families and pregnant women to successful completion of individualized family and child development goals. Bilingual in Spanish or Karen preferred.
Schedule: Monday-Friday 8:00 AM-5:00 PM; Evenings and weekend hours as needed.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide assigned families individualized home-based services:
Screen and assess all assigned children, families and pregnant women:
Other Essential Duties:
Bilingual Responsibilities, if hired as Bilingual Family Consultant:
Supervisory Responsibilities: N/A
Education and/or Experience: Associate’s Degree (A.A.) in Early Childhood Education, Social Work, Human Social Services or related field, and at least one year related experience required. Bachelor’s Degree (B.S. or B.A.) in same fields may be given preference. If hired as Bilingual Family Consultant, ability to speak, read and write in language of origin is required.
Qualifications: The requirements listed below are representative of the minimal knowledge, skill, and/or ability required for this position.
Other Qualifications: Must pass all applicable background checks. Must be able to pass medical examination and Tuberculosis test. Must possess a valid driver's license from the state in which you reside. Must be approved through The Salvation Army Fleet Safety Program to drive either a Salvation Army or personal vehicle on Salvation Army business. Must be able to provide own transportation to home visits.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: Obtain certification in First Aid, CPR and CPI within 6 months of hire. Become certified in Parents As Teachers within one year of hire. Become certified in Partners for a Healthy Baby curriculum within two years of hire.
Physical Requirements: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and climb or balance. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
|Date Posted||March 14, 2019|
|Date Closes||March 28, 2019|
|Address||3612 Cuming Street|
|Located In||Omaha, NE|
|Department||Early Head Start|
|Job Type||Full-time Employee|
|Experience Level||Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)|
|Hours||40 hours per week|
|SOC Category||21-1021.00 Child, Family, and School Social Workers|
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