Early Childhood Consultant

Submitted by Effingham County Health Department- Effingham County Connections

Serves Prevention Initiative families (pregnant families and children 0-3) utilizing the Parents as Teachers curriculum model and plans.  Emphasis in planning is focused on partnering with the parent and facilitating developmental learning activities in the home, while identifying and supporting parent strengths.  Provides parenting and child development information.  Develops a supportive relationship with clients and assists families in addressing needs and setting and meeting their goals.  Provides intake of potential clients.  Works with clients to best meet their family needs for individual services.  Provides referrals to a network of community agencies and services.  Conducts biweekly home visits in accordance with program requirements. Plans and conducts parent workshops and events. Equal Opportunity Employer.