RECRUITMENT NO. : 1899
PROGRAM : Family Centers
JOB TITLE : Early Childhood Specialist
ISLAND : Oahu
EMPLOYMENT STATUS : Full Time
COMPENSATION : * To be discussed during interview
CLOSING DATE : Jan 31, 2018
*All resumes with cover letter must be submitted by the specified closing date.
DESCRIPTION : NEW MIKIALA – WHILE THEY ARE WAITING PROGRAM! We are recruiting a Early Childhood Specialist to bridge the gap from homelessness to housing by creating a supportive environment for families as they wait for their opportunity to acquire transitional or permanent shelter. These positions are for a new contract, with an anticipated start date of November 27, 2017.
The Early Childhood Family Specialist will provide a holistic and and integrated approach to early childhood development and will include a broad spectrum of tasks such as curriculum development and delivery, family engagement, program development, teaching parenting, and child assessment. Our ideal candidate will successfully administer developmental assessment tools and, in partnership with the family and community, develop meaningful and appropriate family plans and act as a liaison between clients and community services.
Education / Training / Experience Requirements:
1. Bachelor’s Degree in counseling, education, social work, or related field, required.
2. Two (2) years’ experience in a social services or educational setting, required.
3. Ability to effectively interpret and translate both English and Chuukese language, preferred.