Family Support Specialist

Work Location

On Site

Department

ECEAP Services

Type of Job

Full Time/Hourly

Assigned Office

All ECEAP Locations - Everett, Sultan & Monroe

Posting Date

June 3, 2021

Overview

An ECEAP Family Support Specialist provides comprehensive and integrated family support services to families enrolled in the VOA ECEAP program. The Family Support Specialist works during the academic school year and maintains flexible hours to provide services when parents are available. The Family Support Specialist demonstrates competency to:
• build and sustain healthy, trusting, professional relationships with all families.
• identify family strengths and goals; providing support and resources to maximize family success in achieving these goals.
• coordinate and integrate family support services.
• research and link families to community services as needed and/or desired.
• plan and coordinate activities designed to support parent engagement, involvement and leadership.

Principal Activities

Requirements

All persons serving in the role of ECEAP Family Support Specialist are required to have:

  • an associate or higher degree with      the equivalent of 30 college credits in the following area(s) of study:      adult education, human development, human services, family support, social      work, early childhood education, child development, psychology or another      field directly related to their job.

  • proficient in spoken and written      Spanish preferred.

  • experience and educational background      in early childhood education preferred.

  • proficiency in the use of basic      Microsoft Operating System, Office applications (Word, Excel, and Outlook)      and Internet Explorer preferred.

Benefits

UP TO 200 PAID TIME OFF HOURS PER YEAR

MEDICAL, VISION & DENTAL BENEFITS

LIFE INSURANCE

403(B) RETIREMENT

EMPLOYEE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM and more….