Family/Health Advocate (Giles & Pulaski Counties, VA)

Date: 
09-21-17
Job Name: 
Family/Health Advocate (Giles & Pulaski Counties, VA)
Job Description: 

Family/Health Advocate

Giles and Pulaski Counties

Full Time: 40 hrs/wk

Maintains the outreach and recruitment of children and families through home visiting, engages in mutually respectful goal-oriented partnerships with families to promote healthy parent-child relationships and family well-being. Screens and monitors children’s health status. Provides coverage in classrooms as needed.

REQUIREMENTS:  A Bachelor's Degree in human services or a related field plus one year of related experience OR an Associate’s Degree in human services or related field plus four years’ related experience

STARTING PAY: $13.35 –$15.94 (depending upon qualifications). Additional compensation provided for being Bilingual (Spanish/English). Possession of valid driver's license and good driving record required.

NRCA conducts pre-employment criminal background checks, driving record checks and drug testing. Physical and TB test are required.

 

Apply at or send resume and a copy of transcripts to NRCA, 1093 East Main Street, Radford, VA  24141; Fax: (540) 633-2585; E-mail: tgreenhalgh@nrcaa.org or visit our website at http://newrivercommunityaction.org/nrca-jobs/

Application Deadline: October 2, 2017, 5:00 PM or until the position is filled.