Responsible for implementation of service areas as outlined in the Head Start Program Performance Standards; Parent, Family and Community Engagement Framework; and applicable program Policies and Procedures. Primary responsibilities include knowledge of child health requirements, implementation of individual family partnership agreements, provide support and referrals for families, and maintain a professional respectful attitude with parents, staff, and the community.
Bachelor’s Degree from accredited college or university in Human Development, Social Work, or related fields (Psychology, Counseling, Sociology, Human Services, or Criminal Justice).
Work hours (40 hours/week) or as assigned by Children Services Supervisor; evening/weekend hours and overnight travel as needed; ability to travel from site to site providing own transportation; valid driver’s license; vehicle with adequate insurance coverage for on the job use; safe driving record; State and Federal Bureau of Investigation Criminal History Record Check; Sex Offender Registry Check; Protective Services Record Check; Initial Health Assessment and required updates; prior to hire TB Risk Assessment or TB screening by Mantoux method; CPR/FA card; and food handlers card. Experience in social work, case management, health, and home visiting or adult education; knowledge of geographic area, agencies, and services.
General skills necessary to perform your job functions: mathematical, spelling, grammar, organizational, communication skills, record keeping, and computer skills.
Social Work License preferred
Applications available at North Central WV Community Action offices or any Head Start center. Return completed application to:
Gene Purkey, Children Services Supervisor
Randolph County CAA – Head Start
938 S. Davis Avenue, Suite 1
Elkins, WV 26241
Phone: 304 636-2188