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Family Advocate


Early Childhood Education

Job Location

Taftville, Connecticut

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To provide direct services to center based families, which includes all requirements within Family Services, Health Services and Parent Involvement. Maintain required enrollment and average daily attendance figures for assigned caseload. Assist in the recruitment and enrollment process for new families eligible for Head Start.

Position starts at $19.00 with an Associate's degree, $20.00 with a Bachelor's degree. 40 hours/week and 52 weeks/year.

Required Skills

B.A. Degree in Social Work, Human Development & Family Relations, Psychology, Sociology & Applied Sciences or related field preferred with one (1) year related work experience; OR Associates Degree in above or related field with three (3) years related work experience.
Must have access to reliable, insured transportation.
Obtain a physical exam (statement of good health) with TB test upon hire and updated every two years.
Obtain and keep First Aid and CPR certification current.

Minimum Salary