Chesterfield County Family Support Worker in Chesterfield, Virginia
High school diploma or GED and one year of experience in early childhood education, human services or public health field; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Bachelor's degree in human services or early childhood education and case management experience strongly preferred. Knowledge of infant/early childhood growth and development; basic teaching/learning principles and practices; and the concepts of positive parent/child relationships needed. Skills in organization and documentation; PC skills required. Must be able to work independently, communicate effectively orally and in writing and work well with culturally diverse families. Good driving record required. Must not reflect a total accumulation of six or more negative points within the past three years or a major violation within the past four years. Pre-employment drug testing, FBI criminal background check and education/degree verification required.
Provide education and support to first time parents through weekly, bi-monthly and monthly home visits. Provide developmentally age appropriate activities and materials to families. Perform other work as required. An Equal Opportunity Employer Committed to Hiring a Diverse and Bilingual Workforce.
Monday - Friday; 8:30a.m - 5:00p.m.
Mental Health Support Services
Job Title: Family Support Worker
Closing Date/Time: Thu. 06/29/17 5:00 PM Eastern Time
Salary: $28,270.00 - $33,271.00 Annually
Job Type: Full-Time
Requisition #: 18-00007
Position #: MHMRSA0464
Department: Mental Health Support Services