Diversity Family Support Worker

LSI has an exciting opportunity for a Diversity Family Support Worker for our Early Childhood program in Scott County.

DUTIES

In this role you'll provide family support to optimize the home environment for children and their parents through education, support and advocacy. Participate in outreach and recruitment to enroll new families into the program. Work alongside peer Family Support Workers and the Family Assessment Intake Worker in conducting intakes, assessments, and role modeling of program curriculum. Meet with assigned families in person via traveling by car to their homes and other community settings and contact by telephone, which may occur during normal business hours, after hours, or on weekends.

QUALIFICATIONS

Qualified candidates must possess a high school diploma or GED and be actively and continuously pursuing a degree in a health or human services related field.

Preferred candidates will additionally have formal or informal experience working on social issues and community outreach. Experience in a leadership role is a plus.

This position requires a valid driver's license, auto insurance, a good driving record and the ability to pass an extensive background check including checks of the Dependent Adult and Child Abuse registries, Sex Offender registry and a criminal history check.

At LSI, competitive compensation goes far beyond an hourly rate. For eligible employees, LSI pays for a portion of employee health premiums, offers a monthly wellness discount on health insurance premiums, and contributes to your health savings account each pay check. LSI will reimburse you for mileage, offer a 401k match contribution, and provide ongoing professional development training. In addition LSI offers a generous paid time off package. As a non-profit employer many employees also can qualify for student loan forgiveness programs.

It's their life. It's your career.

Make a difference in both at LSI!
Posted
10/01/2021
Salary Range
$31,000.00 - 40,000.00
per Year
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Location
Davenport, IA 52803, US
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