FAMILY WORKER

Qualifications

  • AAS Degree in Human Services or Related Discipline
  • Previous experience in community advocacy or social services preferred
  • Bilingual Language Abilities a plus, English/Spanish

Responsibilities/Duties

Advocate for and work with Head Start families in accordance with Head Start Performance Standards.  Work with the parents of the Head Start enrolled children to strengthen the family’s knowledge of community resources to link families with appropriate agencies and services.      

Terms of Employment

Requirements that must be satisfied prior to hire:
Proof of Degree/Certification and Experience Required to meet the Qualifications for position
FBI Fingerprints; PA DHS Registration; Service Code 1KG756
Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record Check
Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance
Successful completion of Pre-Employment Physical Examination which includes a Tuberculosis screening (arrangements made upon conditional offer of employment)

Location, Hours & Salary:
BEEKMAN STREET CENTER, 23 Beekman Street
LCCC-DALLAS Split (2 Centers), LCCC-1333 S Prospect St; Dallas-Parsonage St
Full Time, 10-months – works a school schedule Aug-June, 37.5 hrs/wk
Salary/Hourly: $14.60, eligible for overtime pay

Fringe Benefits:
Enrollment into agency Health Insurance plan (after 90 days) Geisinger HMO and Guardian Dental, with voluntary Vision through VSP; HRA plan included/Cash Out Option Available,
– Low Employee co-payment toward premium (10%)
Retirement plan – LCHS 401(k) with 7% agency contribution and Employee Roth option 
PAID Life Insurance (at 1x annual salary); Long Term Disability Insurance
PAID Holidays immediately, including extended break between Christmas-New Year
PAID Sick Time – Accrues up to 65 working days
PAID Personal Time – up to 3 days/year
PAID Training Opportunities
Flexible Benefits – Medical/ Dependent Care Spending
…and much more!

Our employees…
…receive attractive salaries and unique career opportunities;
…do meaningful work that is constantly changing and evolving;
…enjoy successful careers without sacrificing their personal lives;
…enjoy limitless opportunities for professional growth;
…work in an environment of professional respect.

Reports To

Center Manager – Direct Supervisor

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