To apply for any of the three (3) positions listed below, please send cover letter with resume by February 13, 2019 to Jennifer Henderson at  jhenderson@pcaathens.org

 

POSITION #1) Title:  Family Support Specialist

Overview of Responsibilities: This position will provide long term support, parenting education, and referrals to families through voluntary home visits.    PCAA offers Healthy Families, a research based program, to families in the Athens area.

Experience and Skills: Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology, or related field preferred.   Three years of related experience may be considered in place of degree.   Bilingual in Spanish/English preferred but not required.  Candidate must be able to work with a variety of families. Must have reliable transportation and be comfortable with documentation on a web based system.

 

POSITION #2) Title:  First Steps and Parent Education Associate

Overview of Responsibilities: This position will provide parenting information and referrals to families with young children through the First Steps Program.  The position will be responsible for First Steps visits at the hospitals and at local community agencies, such as the WIC clinic.  The position will also assist with parent education classes.

Experience and Skills: Associate or Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology, or related field preferred.   High School Diploma with three years of related experience may be considered in place of degree.   Bilingual in Spanish/English preferred but not required.  Candidate must be able to work with a variety of families.  Must be able to work one on one and in a group setting. Must have reliable transportation and be comfortable with documentation on a web-based system.

POSITION #3) Title:  Parent Educator (30 hours/week)

Overview of Responsibilities: This position will provide an evidenced-based parenting curriculum in the community.  This would include one on one and group settings.  Must be able to track deliverables, coordinate the classes (including location, volunteers, etc.) and work with community partners to provide parent education in a variety of different venues.  Will require flexible hours that include daytime, evenings, and some weekend hours.

Experience and Skills: Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology, Education or related field preferred.   Three years of related experience may be considered in place of degree.   Bilingual in Spanish/English preferred but not required.  Candidate must be able to work with a variety of families. Must have reliable transportation and be comfortable with documentation on a web-based system.

 

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