Home Visitor/Family Support Specialist - Every Child Succeeds
Help first-time parents with child development, parenting skills, and child safety!
Cincinnati, OH 
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Posted 8 days ago
Job Description

GCB has immediate openings for Home Visitors / Family Support Specialists at our Cincinnati / Price Hill office.  Join our multidisciplinary treatment organization as a member of the Child & Family Services division working with the Every Child Succeeds team.

The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Child & Family Studies, Human Services, Psychology or closely related field.

This position offers a rich benefits package including Tuition Assistance ($1,500 per semester for a MSW or MA in Counseling or Social Work), employer match 401k, and continuing education credits.

Position Responsibilities for Home Visitors/Family Support Specialists:

  • Field-based position establishes supportive working relationships with the parent and baby through face-to-face interaction and visitation in the physical home setting
  •  Provides support and information in the areas of Child Development, Parenting, Parental Health, Personal/Environmental Safety, Social Supports and Life Course Development
  • Coordinates health, family support, and social services needed by the family; provides referrals and linkage to other services
  • Provides child development screening using the Ages and Stages Questionnaire
  • Utilizes the Growing Great Kids curriculum.
Position Requirements:
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Ability to establish trusting relationships.
  • Open to reflective practice (ie: has capacity for introspection, communicates awareness of self in relation to others, recognizes the value of supervision, etc.)
  • Experience working with children and families
  • Knowledge of infant and child development
  • Experience in home visiting or other community work preferred but not required.
  • Position requires frequent driving of own personal vehicle.  A valid driver’s license, vehicle, and insurable driving record are required.
GCB incorporates principles of trauma informed care in all areas of our services, Trauma informed care includes cultural sensitivity and emphasizes a safe and respectful environment for all clients and staff. Experience and/or training in these principles and in trauma treatment is valued in applicants

GCB has been named a Top Workplace in Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky for the 10th straight year!  Please visit our website to learn more about GCBHS.  www.gcbhs.com
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Contact Information
Claire McCandless, HR Recruiter cmccandless@gcbhs.com
Job Summary
Start Date
Immediately
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Hours per Week
40
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
8:30-5:00
Salary and Benefits
$34,179 plus $1,200 Bonus
We offer a full suite of benefits including Medical/Dental/Vision, Retirement, Paid Time Off, Quarterly Bonus of $300 per quarter, Tuition Assistance ($1,500 for MSW or Counseling), License Supervision, Internships, Staff Referral and Student Loan Forgiveness.
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
1 to 3 years
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