HOME VISITOR (GREEN LAKE & MARQUETTE COUNTIES), EMPLOYED WITH THE CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL OF WISCONSIN-CENTRAL WISCONSIN
NOTE: This position is not employed directly by Green Lake County. This position is employed by the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin-Central Wisconsin. This position is located in the counties of Green Lake and Marquette. Applicants from these counties are preferred. Travel for this position will be between both counties. Paid travel time and mileage reimbursement per corporate guidelines is available. Position continuation is dependent upon grant funding.
The Home Visitor is responsible for initiating and maintaining regular contact/support with families enrolled in our Home Visiting programs. This activity will occur primarily in the family’s home and each visit should last at least an hour. The interventions used should be family centered and strength based and directed at establishing a trusting relationship; assisting in strengthening the parent-child relationship; assisting parents in improving their skills to optimize the home environment; improving the family support system; and increasing the family’s ability to problem solve and assume the role of advocate for themselves and their children. The Home Visitor will also be responsible for assisting the family in establishing goals and a plan for accomplishment of those goals, as well as the assessment of the normal growth and development.
A Bachelor’s degree is preferred. One year experience working in community programs with families of diverse ethnic, cultural and socioeconomic background. Experience working with or providing services to children and families.
Applications must be submitted online and can be done so by clicking “here”.