Home Visitor/Bilingual/FT

7 days left

Location
Hyattsville, MD
Posted
Jul 12, 2016
Closes
Jul 29, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
AdvertisementResponsibilities

Be assigned to families in the child care option of Early Head Start.

Within 45 days of the child's entry into the program and in collaboration with the parent(s) ad the child care provider(s), assure that developmental, sensory and behavioral screening is conducted with each child.

Within 90 days, obtain medical records to indicate the presence of a “medical home”, and up-to-date well-child care including current physical exam and immunizations.

Maintain an up-to-date file on each child, providing copies of all required records to the child care center, with parental consent.

Deliver supplies and equipment to providers as needed.

Conduct a minimum of quarterly home visits with each assigned family.

Maintain regular communication between the child care setting, the family and the Social-Emotional Wellness Coordinator.

When at the child care site be of assistance to the provider.

Participate in service coordination meetings.

Member of the Child Care Committee.

Qualifications

Minimum CDA in Child Care, Infant & Toddlers preferred.

AA in Early Childhood Education or related field.

Minimum 2 years experience working with families and young children.

Home visiting and/or child care experience preferred.

Bilingual (english/spanish), proficient in reading, writing and speaking).

Must have reliable transportation.

Ability to work with a multi-cultural and diverse community.

Computer literate.

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Adventist HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.