Job ID: 209482722
Early Head Start at Opportunity Council is seeking a caring professional to work with families in our weekly home visiting program. You will be working with parents/guardians and their children birth to 3 years of age throughout Whatcom County. As an agency, we value the future of our community and offer a high-quality, family-focused program uniquely designed to support families, as they are the first and most important teachers of their infants and toddlers. We are trauma informed, strengths based, and equity-centric. We know every parent wants the very best for their child and work to maintain an open, friendly, and cooperative relationship with each child's family. We are committed to promoting parent-child bonding and nurturing parent-child relationships. If you share the same values, we want you to be a part of our team! You would be joining a group of 5 home educators who work independently, while being strongly supportive and collaborative as a team. If you’re looking for an opportunity to work with your head and your heart, we might be the place for you!”
Working within a birth to three context, provide Early Head Start services to a caseload of families through weekly visits in the home and related environments. These services include comprehensive child development, health, mental health, nutrition and social services necessary to support the healthy growth and development of infants and/or toddlers and positive attachments with their parents and primary caregivers. Services are provided through a case management approach for low-income families who are pregnant or have children aged 0 - 3.
Who we are looking for:
See full job specifications and application instructions at www.oppco.org/employment/. Paper Employment Applications may be picked up at 625 Cornwall Ave., Bellingham, WA.Position is open until filled. Applications will be reviewed on a weekly basis
At the Opportunity Council, we are committed to promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion with a core set of values that include diversity, collaboration, respect, integrity, passion and learning. We believe we are a stronger and successful organization because of this commitment. We are fully focused on equality and believe deeply in diversity of race, gender, sexual orientation and identity, religion, ethnicity, national origin and all the other fascinating characteristics that make us different. EOE.