Help Me Grow Service Coordinator/Home Visitor
DESCRIPTION: Accepts referrals from
information and referral sources, parents, physicians, and
agencies for services to children 0-3 years; conducts initial
interview and home visit and collects related reports or
records. Performs required screenings / assessments /
evaluations. Collaborates with other providers to children
0-3 to facilitate a "seamless" service system, and to
encourage participation in early tracking efforts and the
development and review of the IFSP. Provides ongoing
visits in the home.
RN 2 or 4-year degree or LSW with a Bachelor's
degree or professional with Bachelor's degree in special
education, early childhood education, or other related field with
Certification; or combination of education and experience.
A minimum of two years work experience with young
children and their families preferred; familiarity with early
intervention services to infants and toddlers locally or in Ohio;
familiarity with agencies serving at-risk populations; and a
demonstrated ability to work cooperatively with local
Training in the field of early childhood
disabilities and related development/learning disorders and
developmental evaluations of young children (infancy - age
Knowledge of writing Individual Educational Plans
(IEP) and Individual Family Service Plans (IFSP).
Knowledge of agencies
/ Community Resources, public schools,
including preschool placement procedures for special education
placement in local schools and Head Start.
Experience in counseling parents.
Willingness/ability to work as a team
Good organizational skills.
History of good job attendance.
Valid Ohio driver's license with good driving
record with daily access to private insured vehicle during work
Ability to work flexible schedule to meet the
needs of families
Good communication skills; verbal and
Must pass criminal background checks and be free
from communicable disease.
$29,000 - $35,000
Based upon Board Policy
Time; 260 days
August 1, 2012 or until filled
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