Family Home Visitor
Part-Time • Temiskaming Shores Region
FAMILY HOME VISITOR - PART-TIME, 21 HRS/WEEK, 1-YEAR CONTRACT, NEW LISKEARD
The Timiskaming Health Unit is seeking a highly motivated individual, knowledgeable in community health service delivery to join its team of public health professionals. The successful candidate will work in conjunction with our Public Health Nurses to achieve the goals set out in risk assessment of children and to assist children and families to more positively interact, improving family functioning and eliminating conditions that place children at risk.
Post-secondary Diploma in relevant field (Early Childhood Education, Social Services Worker;
Two-year of related experience working with families and children;
Knowledge and experience in interpreting and applying the legislative acts, regulations, appropriate policies and procedures of the Timiskaming Health Unit Healthy Babies/Healthy Children program structure;
Knowledge and ability to provide intervention in a timely and responsive manner;
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
Work effectively within defined methods of interventions with children and families with complex and diverse needs;
Proficient in working independently and within a team concept through an interdisciplinary model;
Fluently bilingual in both official languages is an asset;
Transportation to meet programming needs.