Family Life Educator

Job Title: Family Life Educator – (Full-time, 40-45 hours/week)

Program: Family Life Education

Requirements:  BA/BA in the human service field.

Experience:  1 -3 years of experience in public speaking, teaching, parenting education, and/or curriculum development, experience in Nurturing Parenting Curricula preferred (not required), bilingual in English and Spanish

Job Summary: To encourage, motivate and provide information to parents and caregivers in order to enhance positive parenting skills.  To help parents identify and reduce behavior which might lead to child abuse.  Participate in program meetings and other trainings and assist with recruitment as needed. Follow all policies for the agency, including federal grant guidelines.

 

Partial List of Qualifications/Skills:

  • Knowledge or experience in teaching and class/workshop facilitation skills.
  • Knowledge of child development and child abuse.
  • Must have good written and oral communication skills and public speaking abilities.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure and with deadlines.
  • Ability to organize work and prioritize duties.
  • Maintain accurate documentation
  • Computer skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
  • Experience working with individuals from diverse backgrounds and knowledge of cultural competency.
  • Ability to maintain a positive relationship between program staff, clients, and community.

Hours:  Full-time (40-45 hours per week). Position requires some evenings per week and occasional weekend. Flexibility required in order meeting the needs of the clients. Some travel throughout Tarrant County and surrounding counties will be required (compensation will be provided for travel).

Salary: Negotiable

Please include cover letter, salary requirements, and specify the position for which you are applying.

Resume should include list of Parent Education/Family Life Education curricula for which applicant has been trained to teach.

Submit Resume to:   Jessica Seidel

The Parenting Center

2928 West Fifth St.

Fort Worth, Texas  76107

jseidel@theparentingcenter.org

Electronic submissions only

 

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