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Published 12 days ago

February 22, 2020
February 21, 2020
$40,000 - $55,000Annual cost of living increases .

ECDO, Forever Harlem Early Childhood Educational Centers are in need of a Coordinator of Family Services/Family Worker. 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 an individual that has their ears to the pulse of the Harlem community. This position requires previous demonstrated experience working with children and families.

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.

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. 

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

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 2-Year Degree Required
  • Professional

Benefits

Medical, dental, life insurance and pension upon completion of probation.

Medical, dental, life insurance and pension upon completion of probation.

Level of Language Proficiency

English. Spanish is a plus.

English. Spanish is a plus.

How to Apply

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

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

Location

443 West 125th Street, New York, NY 10027

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