Position: Parent Educator
Program: Parents as Teachers (PAT) Location: Wai`anae Full-Time
Under the general supervision of the PAT Program Associate, administers Parents as Teachers program to families in the communities that INPEACE serves. Plan and coordinate the appropriate curriculum for each family visit. Meet with families per the schedule directed by your Program Associate. Creates an environment conducive to learning of children, families and caregivers by employing a variety of appropriate teaching strategies. Establish and maintain a positive learning climate; establish and maintain appropriate student and parent/caregiver behavior. Recognize learning problems and makes referrals as appropriate.
Minimum Qualifications: High School Diploma or equivalent. PAT certification or commitment to achieving. 2 years experience working with children ages 0-5. Experience in community work and facilitation.
Excellent planning, organization , coordination, and evaluating skills. Knowledge of early care and education as well as other family support services available in the community. Proficiency required in oral and written communication, interpersonal relations. Willingness to work as part of a team. Ability to work a flexible schedule to include evenings and weekends. Excellent interpersonal skills in order to interact with internal and external individuals, groups, organizations, and community agencies.
Preferred Experience: Knowledge and sensitivity to the interests and needs of families in Native Hawaiian communities and/or poverty communities.
Interested candidates, please send a cover letter and resume to email@example.com.
Deadline to apply: September 5, 2016