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Healthy Families- Family Support Specialist (2) Full Time Positions Available

(1) Position requires Bi-Lingual Spanish


Purpose
To establish a relationship with assigned parents in which the parents’ dependency needs are met and parenting skills are improved. FSS is responsible for optimizing the home environment for the physical and mental well-being of children who are at risk of abuse or neglect. The FSS will establish a relationship with parents in which their needs are met and parenting skills are improved.

Qualifications
Required

 

Preferred:

Position Classification and Details

Full time / hourly / 40 hours / Nonexempt
 

 

 

Parent Education Instructor Assistant (2) positions, Part Time

Purpose
This position will assist Parent Education Instructors during and after class with administrative and clerical functions.

Qualifications

Required
• High school diploma or equivalent.
• Previous office and/or administrative or clerical experience.
• Ability to prioritize multiple projects with flexibility and accuracy.
• Demonstrated initiative and creative thinking skills.
• Intermediate level computer skills with Microsoft Word and Excel.
• Must have valid driver’s license, reliable vehicle, and acceptable insurance and satisfactory motor vehicle record.
• Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work with a wide range of individuals and diverse populations.
• Good oral and written communication skills.


Preferred
• Bi-lingual in Spanish.


Position classification and details:
Status: Hourly / Part Time / Nonexempt / Position grade level 3

Schedule: 10-12 weekly hours with flexibility required for attendance at parenting classes based on schedule.

Location: Elkhart
 

Supervised Visits Facilitator- Part Time

Purpose

To ensure the safety and well-being of children by observing and recording activity and behaviors surrounding visitations that take place both ON-site and OFF-site.                                                                                                                                                   

Qualifications

Required:

Position classification and details
Status: Part time / Hourly / Nonexempt/
Schedule: 10 hours weekly
Off Site: Tuesday/Thursday 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.
On Site:  Sunday 10:15 a.m - 2:15 p.m.

 

 

Parent Education Instructor- Part time

Purpose

To promote positive parenting education by facilitating parenting classes, seminars and/or support groups for CAPS clients.

Qualifications

Required
• 4 year degree in Social Work, Education, Human Services or related field OR two years’ professional experience teaching, instructing or facilitating within a group context.
• Fluency in Microsoft Word and Power Point
• Exceptional understanding of family dynamics, effective parenting techniques, child development, domestic violence and child abuse and neglect
• Good oral and written communication skills
• Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work with a wide range of individuals and diverse populations
• Strong organizational skills and ability to meet deadlines


Preferred
• Knowledge of parent education theories, current trends and resources
• Previous parenting educational experience
• Bi-lingual in Spanish


Position Classification and Details
Part Time / Hourly / Non Exempt / 10 - 12 hours week based on class schedule

 


                     

CAPS pays an hourly premium rate for nonexempt positions requiring Bi-Lingual Skills. 

All candidates are required to pass a pre-employment drug screening and background checks. 

The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the employee in this position. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of a person in this position.