Parent Educator – Parents as Teachers (PAT) Program

Date Posted: May 11, 2022

Deadline: August 1, 2022

Organization: Laurens County First Steps

Location: Laurens

City: Laurens

Website: View Website

Job Type: Part Time

Wages/Salary: SALARY : $15 per hour-minimum 28 hours per week  Benefits package includes health benefits only 

Requirements:

Education and Experience Required: 

  • • Bachelor’s degree in early childhood development or related field is preferred, OR 
  • • Minimum of 60 college hours in early childhood development with a minimum of two years’ experience directly working with young children under the age of 5 required: OR 
  • • Certificate in Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, OR  5 years’ experience in a pre-school setting preferred. 
Job Description:

Under the direct supervision of the Parent Educator Supervisor, the Parent Educator provides parent education, developmental information, and family support to parents through personal home visits to promote the healthy development of children from pregnancy to kindergarten. Parent Educators utilize the nationally recognized “Parents as Teachers” curriculum to deliver quality home based early childhood education, developmentally age-appropriate resources, and effective child–parent interaction techniques. 

Must be able to pass a fingerprint and background check 

POSITION SERVICE AREA: Laurens County 

Smoke Free/Drug Free Work Environment 

Schedule:
28 hours a week.
Contact Name:
Rosemary Patterson
Contact Phone Number: 864-984-8130
Contact Email: ermkid@icloud.com
Application Process:
SUBMIT RESUME to: rpatterson@laurens55.org 
Employer Address:

301 Hillcrest Drive
1029 West Main Street
Laurens, SC 29360
United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.