University Settlement Society

Job Title

FAMILY/COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT COORDINATOR

Job Description

OVERVIEW:  The Early Head Start and Head Start Program provides comprehensive child and family development services through home visits, center-based classrooms and case management. The program provides family support services and advocacy to low-income pregnant women and families with children birth to five.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

·      Assist ERSEA Coordinator with enrollment including eligibility applications, referrals, intake and  recertification

·      Coordinate all family activities including monthly Parent Workshops and Newsletter

·      Coordinate and support the implementation and ongoing development of the Health Advisory Committee

·      Assist in developing the Policy Council and Parent Committee

·       Maintain and develop relationships with other community-based organizations that support the Program’s work with families and children

·      Monitor and track ongoing medical and health forms/records

·      Develop consistent, stable and supportive relationships with families, children and providers to assess their needs

·      Assist with programmatic implementation of Parent Family Community Engagement framework

·      Create individualized family/child plans and provide families with appropriate referrals. Manage a small caseload of families and conduct home visits

·      Monitor the ongoing provision of home visits and ensure that staff maintain proper documentation on families and children

·      Coordinate outreach and assist in the recruitment of families

·      Purchase outreach, workshop and training supplies

·      Maintain appropriate records that comply with Fiscal requirements

·      Develop and maintain community resource materials for families and staff including referrals

·      Assist in program evaluation and assessment

·      Other duties as requested by supervisor to fulfill job responsibilities

·      Coordinate transition plans for 3 & 4 year olds

·      Assist with staff and provider trainings

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

·        Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Psychology, Education, Human Development or related field with knowledge of child development (birth to three years)

·        2-3 years’ experience working with families and providing home visits

·        Bilingual English/Mandarin or English/Cantonese strongly preferred

 

Contact: Send resume and cover letter to: https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=ussofny&jobId=10213&lang=en_US&source=CC3

Salary Information

Hours: 35 hours per week
Salary: Mid 40s, plus generous benefits package

To Apply

Contact: Send resume and cover letter to: https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=ussofny&jobId=10213&lang=en_US&source=CC3

University Settlement is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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