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Family Service Worker Headstart Wright City

Company: Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma
Location: Wright City
Posted on: November 22, 2022

Job Description:

Description
Family Service Worker - Wright City Headstart
Pay Rate: $15.95 an hour - Full-Time - Monday - Friday - 7:30am to 3:30pm
Job Summary: Promote positive family and child outcomes that nurture school readiness by supporting families in creating a Family Partnership, setting goals, and identifying strengths and needs.
Primary Tasks

  • Promote the importance of parent, family and community engagement in all areas of Head Start.
  • Offer Head Start families opportunities and support for growth, helping them identify their strengths, needs and interests, setting family goals empowering them to find their own solutions.
  • Locate resources/referrals as needed for support or provide trainings indicated by family needs and interest.
  • Meet with families to follow-up on established plans and goals.
  • Interact and collaborate with other community agencies to assist families to gain access to services and resources.
  • Develop and maintain professional relationships with personnel, families and community members and show respect to the family values and culture.
  • Attend Parent/Teacher conferences and Home Visits as designated.
  • Monitor the safety and manage behavior of children in classroom, bus, and playground.
  • Facilitate activities with groups and individuals using developmentally appropriate practices.
  • Perform other duties as may be assigned.
    Required Education, Skills And Experience
    MINIMUM
    • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
    • Ability to obtain Foundations of Case Management Certification within 18 months
    • Strong interpersonal skills
    • Ability to multi-task and manage time
    • Ability to work independently with minimum follow-up
    • Effective oral and written communicate skills
    • One year of office experience
      TARGET
      • Bachelor's degree in Social Services or related field
      • Foundations of Case Management Certification
      • Case Management Credential, Certification in Social Work, Human Services, Family Services Counseling or related field
      • Strong interpersonal skills
      • Ability to multi-task and manage time
      • Ability to work independently with minimum follow-up
      • Effective oral and written communicate skills
      • Director's Credential
      • Two years of office experience
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        Job Education
        Primary Location OK-Wright City
        Work Locations Wright City Headstart 5704 Rodeo Grounds Rd Wright City 74766
        Organization Education
        Schedule Regular
        Full-time
        Day Job
        Job Posting 11/15/2022, 9:26:18 AM
        Req ID: 22011308

Keywords: Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma, Fort Smith , Family Service Worker Headstart Wright City, Other , Wright City, Arkansas

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