Bilingual Home Visitor - Smooth Way Home Program (Full-Time or Part-Time)
Plans and implements delivery of home visiting services to families whose infants are transitioning home from the NICU. These services include providing parents/primary caregivers with developmental guidance, emotional support, and access to community resources related to caring for their baby. These services are provided as a family-centered model and reflect developmentally appropriateness, as well as cultural/linguistic sensitivity. As assigned, coordinates with other SWHD programs (Healthy Families, Head Start/Early Head Start, NICP, Good Fit), state agencies (DDD, AzEIP, DHS), Local Educational Agencies, medical and community programs.
·Provide home visitation services to families whose babies have recently transitioned home from the NICU.
·Facilitate hospital and community collaboration.
·Complies with data reporting requirements.
·Demonstrates sensitivity to linguistic, cultural, social, economic, individual, and role differences among persons served.
·Conducts ongoing screenings with the families in program.
·Communicates accurately, clearly and professionally.
·Bachelor’s in Child Development, Special Education, Early Childhood Education, Early Intervention or related fields. Master’s degree preferred.
·Experience with substance use disorders preferred.
·Experience working with preterm and fragile infants and their families is required.
·Bilingual English/Spanish is required.
·Previous experience with Early Intervention.
·BABIES trained preferred.
·Must have reliable transportation and a valid Arizona driver’s license
Thank you for considering this opportunity, we hope to receive your resume.