Job Opportunity

Parent Education facilitators are responsible for planning and facilitating a variety of Parenting Workshops offered by Parent Education Consortium (PEC). PEC provides caregivers and parents support, information and resources to support children’s early learning and healthy development.
 

Qualifications
1. Bachelor’s Degree required in early childhood education, child development, nursing, social work, family support or other field related to parent education.
2. Training or one year of experience in working with parents of children ages birth to under six.
3. Successful experience in group facilitation.
4. Able to Speak French, Swahili or both. Knowledge of African parenting norms and culture.
5. Have a commitment to and passion for working with families.
6. Experience in working collaboratively with people from a variety of economic, educational, cultural and family backgrounds.
7. Knowledge of local community resources for families and young children.
8. Able to work independently, problem-solve as well as multi-task and prioritize multiple demands on her/his time and attention
9. Have current CPR/Infant CPR and First Aid certification (highly recommended).
10. Must pass criminal background checks and comply with all policies of the “Linn County Personnel Handbook” as well as the ISU Extension employee policies.
11. Must hold a valid driver’s license.
12. U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident alien.
 
 
 
 
Please send job application and resume to Morgan Boniface at boniface@iastate.edu
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