Community Educator

Healthy Kids | Damariscotta, ME, United States

Posted Date 5/12/2022
Description

Healthy Kids is the child abuse prevention agency serving Lincoln County, Maine since 1985. We provide parenting support services and programs including classes, support groups, virtual programming, parent coaching, supervised visitation, concrete supports such as food cards, xmas toy give out and community dinner/game nights. We are in the high schools providing education on parenting, shaken baby syndrome and the impact of drugs and alcohol on babies. Additionally programming is offered in the jail and to professionals including mandated reporting, protective factors, safe sleep and the period of purple crying. Community workshops are provided on how to support families.

Overview:

The Community Educator is a 35 hour/week position. The position will be providing direct programming to parents and professionals and community members. Competitive Salary.  Benefits include: health, dental, short/long term disability, retirement with match, paid vacation and holidays.

Education and Experience Required:

Bachelors in early childhood, family systems, social work or related field. Licensing preferred.

Competence in computer applications including Microsoft Office, Apple Suites, Photoshop, virtual programs etc.

Internet skills

2 years related experience

Other Requirements:

Insured car and valid driver's license that can be used for work

 

 

Salary18.00 - 23.00 Hour
Job Type
Regular
Industry
Non-Profit
Town (optional)
Lincoln County

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