Nonprofit

Family Services Coordinator

On-site
Work must be performed in or near New York, NY
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Published 14 days ago

Details at a Glance

Time Commitment
Full Time Schedule
Start Date
June 17, 2024
Application Deadline
June 14, 2024
Education
2-Year Degree Required
Experience Level
Intermediate
Salary
USD $40,000 - $60,000 / year
bi-weekly

Description

ECDO, Forever Harlem Early Childhood Educational Centers needs a Coordinator of Family Services. Our programs are entrenched in the Harlem communities. As we consider education the first and most important step towards a successful, self-sufficient future, it is important for us to engage the families of all children enrolled at our centers. We provide community-based services and we must have information available to provide families and children with needed resources and information. Family services provides an important bridge to services for children and families.

This position requires the applicant to be aware of planning, implementing outreach plans in order to increase brand awareness, improve our marketing efforts and to maximize enrollment.

This position requires an individual that has their ears to the pulse of the Harlem community and requires previous demonstrated experience working with and providing resources to the children and families we serve.

Description of daily activities will include and not be limited to:

Recruiting/overseeing the eligibility and enrollment of children in the program • Advocating for parents; conducting home visits; offering referral services and providing community resources; promoting parental involvement • Developing/planning activities for children that will support their optimal growth and enhance relationships with parents/guardians; organizing/facilitating parent-child socialization groups and parent workshops • Coordinating medical, dental and other community-based services offering comprehensive support to children and families • Maintaining case records and completing all documentation and reports qualifications: •

A degree in Human Services or related field is required along with prior experience advocating for families; familiarity with managing and establishing community resources. At a minimum a credential or certification in social work, human services, family services, counseling or a related field.

Bilingual Spanish/English is a plus along with having the ability to complete all standard administrative and support tasks including but not limited knowledge of managing social media platforms, computerized data management and proficient use of Microsoft Office.

Salary will be based upon education and previously demonstrated employment experience.

ECDO, Forever Harlem Early Childhood Educational Centers needs a Coordinator of Family Services. Our programs are entrenched in the Harlem communities. As we consider education the first and most important step towards a successful…

Benefits

Medical, dental and life insurance. Accrual of vacation and sick time.

Medical, dental and life insurance. Accrual of vacation and sick time.

Level of Language Proficiency

English and Spanish would be a plus.

English and Spanish would be a plus.

Location

On-site
443 W 125th St, New York, NY 10027, USA

How to Apply

Please forward resume and cover letter to dsmith@ecdo.org

Please forward resume and cover letter to dsmith@ecdo.org

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