Website Bi-County Community Action Programs, Inc.
Bi-County Community Action Programs, Inc. (BI-CAP) is seeking a Family Coach in Bemidji, MN.
As a Family Coach for our Head Start Program, you’ll interact with children and families providing development and parent-support services – including prenatal services. You will work with children (birth to three) and families in weekly home visits and typically twice-monthly larger group socializations.
Home-visiting duties include planning activities that strengthen parent-child relationships and helping families develop school-readiness goals.
As Family Coach you will provide developmental information and will support families with any child-development or behavior concerns.
There is a focus on developing positive relationships, building on families’ strengths, and supporting and accommodating families.
Family Coaches also assist families with accessing community services and resources to advance family goals.
Good record maintenance, communication and confidentiality are essential.
Qualifications include a minimum of a home-based CDA credential, or comparable credential, or equivalent coursework as part of an associate’s or bachelor’s degree. You must have a strong commitment to BI-CAP’s values of collaboration, innovation and compassion as well as a respect for diversity. Applicants must pass a DHS Background Study and meet DHS & MN Rule 3 licensing requirements.
Full-time, 40 hours/week, year-round, $13.78 – $17/hour depending on qualifications. Eligible for all agency benefits including health insurance, retirement, holiday and vacation.
Apply online at www.bicap.org/employment
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