Bilingual Home Visitor, Full time, The Lourie Center

Location
Greenbelt, MD
Posted
Sep 17, 2021
Closes
Oct 26, 2021
Ref
R-013100
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
The Lourie Center seeks to hire a Bilingual Home Visitor who will embrace our mission to extend God's care through the ministry of physical, mental, and spiritual healing.

As the Bilingual Home Visitor, you will:
•Conduct and plan, using our program curriculum, weekly 90-minute home visits to develop strong parent-child relationship that promote and enhance child development and positive family outcomes
•Conduct developmental screenings and ongoing child assessments of the child's growth and development, in partnership with parents
•Develop a family partnership agreement that assists family goal development and tracks and monitors progress toward successful family outcomes
•Monitor and share information with parents with respect to children's health status, including prenatal care, well-baby/child care and medical follow-up, as well as physical, dental, mental, and nutritional health
•Complete required documentation, maintaining child and family records that are up to date, accurate, well written with few grammatical errors
•Conduct outreach efforts to recruit families to the program
•Refer parents, as needed, to community resource agencies
•Facilitate the transition of the children and their families from Early Head Start into Head Start, preschool programs, and/or other community resources as appropriate
•Coordinate services with local Infants and Toddlers (Part C) programs to children with disabilities in accordance with federal IDEA and Head Start Performance Standards.

Qualifications Include:
•High school diploma, home visitor CDA or comparable credential or equivalent coursework as part of an associate's or bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education, Human Services or related field
•1+ years experience working with young children and families in the home
•Bilingual in Spanish and English
•Active American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required

At Adventist HealthCare our job is to care for you. We do this by offering:
•Work life balance through non rotating shifts
•Recognition and rewards for professional expertise
•Free Employee parking
•Competitive comprehensive benefit plans offered (including health, disability, PTO and 403B retirement plan with matching and 3 year vesting)
•100% Coverage for inpatient care - at Adventist HealthCare facilities
•100% Coverage for urgent care nationwide - after copay

As a faith-based organization, with over a century of caring for the communities in the Maryland area, Adventist HealthCare has earned a reputation for high-quality, compassionate care. Adventist HealthCare was the first and is the largest healthcare provider in Montgomery County.

If you want to make a difference in someone's life every day, consider a position with a team of professionals who are doing just that, making a difference.

Join the Adventist HealthCare team today! Apply now to be considered.

Work Schedule:

Full time Monday-Friday

COVID-19 Vaccination

Adventist HealthCare requires all applicants to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 before commencing employment. Applicants may be required to furnish proof of vaccination and , if offered, may elect to be vaccinated at a n designated Adventist HealthCare location.

Tobacco and Drug Statement

Tobacco use is a well-recognized preventable cause of death in the United States and an important public health issue. In order to promote and maintain a healthy work environment, Adventist HealthCare will not hire applicants for employment who either state that they are nicotine users or who test positive for nicotine and drug use.

While some jurisdictions, including Maryland, permit the use of marijuana for medical purposes, marijuana continues to be classified as an illegal drug under the federal Controlled Substances Act. As a result, medical marijuana use will not be accepted as a valid explanation for a positive drug test result.

Adventist HealthCare will withdraw offers of employment to applicants who test positive for Cotinine (nicotine) and marijuana. Those testing positive are given the opportunity to re-apply in 90 days, if they can truthfully attest that they have not used any nicotine products in the past ninety (90) days and successfully pass follow-up testing.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Adventist HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to attracting, engaging, and developing the best people to cultivate our mission-centric culture. Our goal is to have a welcoming, equitable, and safe place to work and grow for all employees, no matter their background. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Adventist HealthCare will make reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities, in accordance with applicable law. Adventist HealthCare is a religious organization as defined under applicable law; however, it will endeavor to provide reasonable accommodations for applicants' religious beliefs.

Applicants who wish to request accommodations for disabilities or religious belief should contact the Support Center HR Office.

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