POSITION OVERVIEW: Family Services Workers work under the supervision of the Family Services Area Manager; makes home visits and assists families by providing resources and making referrals; assists or locates assistance in crisis; keeps and maintains confidentiality of records; serves as a family advocate and liaison between family and community services; implements eligibility, recruitment, selection, enrollment and attendance services; .may provide transportation, child care and other social services; serves as a resource and/or trainer for parents; collaborates with community agencies and adult education resources; and works with parent committees.

 

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Level A – An undergraduate degree in Social Work, Family Studies and Human Development, Psychology, Guidance, Rehabilitative Science, Sociology, or related social service field. Prefer two years’ experience in a social service position.

 

Level B – An associate degree in Social Work, Family Studies and Human Development, Psychology, Guidance, Rehabilitative Science, Sociology, or related social service field , and two years’ experience in a social work position.

 

Wages: Commensurate with education and experience

 

Full-time Position: Monday- Friday, 40 hours/week (Temporary through 3/31/2023)

 

Benefits: Health Care coverage, Vision, Disability, Retirement, Annual and Sick Leave, Aflac options

 

Location: Based in the Head Start Central Office in Brookville PA with a caseload in the Clarion County area.

 

Interested applicants can visit our agency website at www.jcheadstart.com, call 814-849-3660 ext. 100, or email info@jcheadstart.com for job qualifications, further information, and an employment application.

 

Applicants must be at least 21 years of age, possess a valid PA driver’s license, and have Act 34, 151 & 114 clearances at time of hire. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and employment application either online, by email to info@jcheadstart.com or by mail to Jefferson-Clarion Head Start, Inc., 18 Western Ave. Suite C, Brookville, PA 15825. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. EOE

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