Job Details

Parent Mentor

Division: Job & Family Services
Contact Name: Chelsea Markert
Contact Email: LCJFS-Careers@jfs.ohio.gov
Contact Phone: 740-670-5150
Contact Fax: 740-670-5152
Date Posted: 3/4/2021
Application Form: Click Here
Position Location: South 2nd Street, Newark, Ohio
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Position Description:

This position works with families with children to provide in-home parent support and education to improve the home environment, parental capabilities, and the family interactions of at-risk families assessed and referred by Children Services social workers. Parent Mentors complete family assessments using a variety of modalities/methods and develop goal-directed service plans, providing instruction to parents and monitoring child safety and well-being.

This position does not provide child welfare case management, nor does it have an assigned case management caseload. Performs other duties as assigned.

Brief Description:

Licking County Job & Family Services, Children Services Division, is seeking a talented, committed individual to fill the position of Parent Mentor in our Children Services division.

Job Prerequisites:

Agency Preferred Minimum Qualifications: Associate Degree in Human Services or related behavioral science area, plus a minimum of one (1) year experience working in a social services setting or related area.

Additional qualifications include regular and punctual attendance in order to perform required duties/tasks in a timely manner; may be exposed to hostile individuals; may be exposed to infectious clients/disease and environment.

Criminal record check, drug screen, and acceptable driving record as determined by Licking County Government are required.

Application Procedure:

Applicants are required to submit a completed Licking County Government application to be considered.

Submit Application & Resume to:                  

Email: lcjfs-careers@jfs.ohio.gov

Compensation:

Salary:                         $15.98 to $21.31

Job Type: Full Time
Pay Type: Hourly
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