Parent Educator- Family Cornerstones, Inc.

Parent Educator Job Description

Starfish is an affiliate of the national Parents as Teachers organization, operating through Family Cornerstones, Inc. Starfish helps at-risk parents provide a solid educational foundation for their children.

Parent Educator will be responsible for providing monthly in-home, educational visits to families within Bradley County. Visits include parent education, resource connection, developmental screenings and support. Parent Educator will also help with monthly group activities. In addition, Parent Educator will help during Family Cornerstones activities. Other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Early Childhood Education or a related field of study preferred. Experience working with children and families. Must possess a valid driver’s license and provide ongoing proof of adequate vehicle liability insurance. Applicant must be able to effectively communicate in both oral and written form and be able to display skill in developing rapport and relating to people of diverse backgrounds. Familiarity with basic computer programs. Availability to attend Parents as Teachers certification training out of state.

This position will be 30 hours a week with a somewhat flexible schedule. Pay is $13/hr.

Interested applicants may send a resume and cover letter to: cpugh@familycornerstones.org