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Bilingual Parent Educator

Parents as Teachers is a home visitation program that pairs trained Parent Educators with pregnant women and young families. During regular home visits, the program provides family support, parent education and helps families build protective factors. PAT uses a strength-based approach to help families identify their own unique capabilities and skills. Focus is placed on development-centered parenting and parent-child interactions.  

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

• Assist parents in strengthening the parent-child relationship.

• Assist parents in improving their skills to optimize home environment and adopt parenting practices that promote optimal development of children.

• Assist in increasing the family support system and increase the family’s ability to problem solve and assume the role of advocating for themselves and their children.

• Assist the family in establishing goals and a plan for the accomplishment of those goals. 

• Establish a trusting relationship.

• Identify and refer to other supportive agencies, including healthcare appointments.

• Handle other assignments as requested. 

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) required.
  • Bachelor’s or four-year degree in early childhood or related field preferred.
  • High School graduate required.
  • Minimum 2 years supervised work experience with young children and/or parents. 
  • Good written and verbal communication skills required. 
  • Familiarity with data entry systems preferred. 
  • Computer literacy in MS Office Suite. 

Parents as Teachers is a home visitation program that pairs trained Parent Educators with pregnant women and young families. During regular home visits, the program provides family support, parent education and helps families build…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    High School Diploma Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Benefits

The Partnership has a comprehensive benefits package! We provide our employees with a full spectrum of benefits, and employees may also elect coverage for their spouses, children and domestic partners. Additionally, the Partnership pays a substantial percentage of the premiums and employee-paid premiums are withheld pre-tax, which means you get to keep more of your hard-earned money!

  • Medical Insurance Plan w/Employer-Paid /Health Reimbursement Account (HRA)
  • Dental Insurance Plan
  • Vision Insurance Plan
  • Retirement Plan
  • Flexible Spending Plan
  • Aflac Supplemental Insurance Plan
  • Life Insurance Plan
  • Long-term Disability and AD&D Insurance Plan
  • Flexible Working Schedules
  • Telecommuting

The Partnership has a comprehensive benefits package! We provide our employees with a full spectrum of benefits, and employees may also elect coverage for their spouses, children…

Level of Language Proficiency

Fluent in both English and Spanish

Fluent in both English and Spanish

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Dover, NJ
Associated Location
Dover, NJ, USA

How to Apply

Please send cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to:

Brille Kenner

Program Supervisor

Partnership for Maternal & Child Health of Northern New Jersey

73 Bassett Highway

Dover, NJ 07801

Please send cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to:

Brille Kenner

Program Supervisor

Partnership for Maternal & Child Health of Northern New Jersey

73 Bassett…

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