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Interim Family Worker

Job Description: Interim Family Worker
Program: Head Start 80
Reports to: Family and Community Partnership Manager

Responsibilities:

  1. Provide assistance and services to families and children assigned by the family area manager.
  2. Assist in the recruitment process by distributing flyers and attending community meetings etc.
  3. Respond to inquiries regarding the head start program and the application process.
  4. Contact families to set up appointments for registration & enrollment of the child.
  5. Meet with new parents and completes family intake process.
  6. Complete follow up on paperwork for re-registration of children returning for the 2nd year.
  7. Serve as liaison between parents, staff and community workers.
  8. Conduct home visits as necessary & complete family partnership agreements & family goals.
  9. Follow-up with families to check on progress of goals and referrals to other agencies.
  10. Maintain proper documentation of all contacts with families.
  11. Keep attendance records and follow-up with parents on absences of one day or more.
  12. Inform parents of meetings via telephone and sending notices home. Assist in conducting meetings and taking notes.
  13. Attend all staff meetings and trainings that pertain to family and community partnership area.
  14. Prepare status reports to manager on progress.
  15. Offer front office support with the phones & door & classroom & kitchen support as needed.
  16. Input information in Child Plus.
  17. Performs other duties as required by the FCP Manager and the Director.
  18. Reports any family concerns to FCP Manager.
  19. Provide opportunities for families to engage in school readiness activities.

 

Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of computers.
  • High school diploma with experience in social work or related field and willing to pursue further education and training in social service area.
  • Submit to fingerprinting and background checks.

 

To apply send resume to:
BEOF
555 Kennedy Boulevard
Bayonne, N. J. 07002

 


Teacher Assistant – Full-Time Position For Pre-School

Assists teacher in the planning, organizing, and implementation of educational services for children. Experience in a pre-school classroom.
Second language a plus.
Proficient computer skills.
CDA/AA or higher in Early Childhood Education.
Submit to background and fingerprinting checks.
Pass physical and Mantoux test

To apply send resume to:
BEOF
555 Kennedy Boulevard
Bayonne, N. J. 07002

 


Meals on Wheels Driver, Bayonne Economic Opportunity Foundation

The Meals on Wheels Driver, within the scope of work of the organization’s mission and under supervision and guidance from the Nutrition Supervisor, is responsible for meal delivery, performing daily wellness checks for clients, and providing excellent customer service to homebound older and disabled adults in the community.

This position’s major focuses are to:

  • Deliver meals to eligible participants in a friendly, caring and timely manner.
  • Perform wellness checks on all participants at time of meal delivery. Report any out of the ordinary findings to the Nutrition Supervisor in a timely manner to receive guidance and direction.

Education and Experience Requirements:
Required

  • High School diploma
  • NJ Driver’s License
  • Clean and safe driving record
  • Ability to work holiday dinners; Thanksgiving and Christmas
  • Work history that demonstrates reliability, flexibility and excellent customer service

Skills:

  • Effective verbal and written communications skills
  • Strong management skills
  • Organization and time management skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to encourage teamwork and work cooperatively with others.
  • Ability to work with diverse communities
  • Ability to lift up to 15lbs; ability to sit or stand for long periods of time

Job Duties:

  • Prepare lunch bags to go out for delivery
  • Deliver weekly menus and other information as necessary
  • Maintain meals at proper temperature
  • Clean and maintain Meals on Wheels vehicles (when applicable), hot bags, ice chests, and related equipment and supplies. Return clean equipment neatly to specified areas.
  • Deliver emergency meals during inclement weather

Status/Hours: This is a part-time position, 9AM – 2PM

To apply send resume to:
BEOF
555 Kennedy Boulevard
Bayonne, N. J. 07002