Parents as Teachers Parent Educator

Job Type

Full Time




2500 McClellan Avenue
Suite 250
United States


The Parents As Teachers Parent Educator (PAT PE) is responsible for initiating and maintaining regular, long-term contact with families through home visits designed to encourage parent-child interaction, development-centered parenting, and family well-being. During these visits, the PE provides family-centered, strengths-based, goal-oriented services, including monitoring of child development and health care usage and referral to community services.


  • Associate degree or participation in courses toward an Associate degree or completion of a Community Healthcare Worker Certification course; Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Experience working with children and families
  • Valid driver’s license; automobile with current insurance
  • Interest in maternal and child health
  • Knowledgeable about community resources
  • Ability to work well with a variety of people and develop rapport with clients from varied cultural/ethnic backgrounds
  • Desire to expand knowledge base
  • Committed to better health care in the community
  • Effective oral communication skills; ability to keep written records
  • Effective time management skills
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) required


Southern New Jersey Perinatal Cooperative (SNJPC), is a nonprofit maternal/child health agency providing programs/services to improve perinatal/pediatric health. SNJPC offers a competitive salary and benefits package. It is SNJPC's policy to make every practical effort to accommodate individuals with disabilities to execute the crucial functions to the job. EOE

Level of Language Proficiency

Bilingual - English Spanish preferred

Professional Level

Entry level

Minimum Education Required

2-year degree

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