Economic Opportunity Program Inc. Job Vacancy Announcement

Position: Family Advocate Position Opening

Location: EOP Inc. Head Start

Rate Of pay: Base Rate $ 13.23 hourly /35 hours per week, school calendar.

Closing date for Receipt of EOP application, letter of interest, resume and three reference letters:  Oct. 29, 2019.

Send To:   Susan Phillips

650 Baldwin Street

Elmira, NY 14901

Job Description: Family Advocate needed for comprehensive multi-disciplinary preschool program. The Family Advocate acts as liaison between the program and families and provides Strength Based Case Management services linking families to community services. Knowledge of Child Development. Responsibilities also to include continuous recruitment of families for the program. Full time, 35 hours per week, school calendar schedule. Primarily Monday through Friday 7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., with occasional weekend or evening hours.  Benefits included.

Minimum qualifications Within eighteen months of hire, at a minimum, a credential or certification in social work, human services, family services, counseling or a related field.  Up-to-date physical and TB test. Clean NYS driver’s license required and own transportation. Must have exceptional interpersonal skills.   Desired qualifications include an Associate’s Degree in Human Services or related field with at least one year of strength-based case management experience.

Please send letter of interest, resume, EOP employment application, and three reference letters attn. to: Susan Phillips, 650 Baldwin Street Elmira, NY 14901.