Family & Children's Agency

Triple P Worker

Location
Norwalk, Connecticut
Posted
Aug 23, 2016
Closes
Oct 22, 2016
Industry
Non-profit
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Family & Children’s Agency (FCA) is a leading non-profit, 501(c)(3), human service organization that is committed to increasing the social and emotional well-being of more than 11,000 individuals throughout Fairfield County and beyond. Skilled professionals serve clients in four primary service areas: children and families, youth, adults and seniors. Ninety cents of every dollar donated to FCA directly benefits those in need in our community.

Our Mission is to partner with individuals, families, organizations and communities to build better lives.

We are searching for a Positive Parenting Program (Triple P) Worker  to join our  team:

Positive Parenting Program (Triple P) is an in-home service, providing an evidence-based parenting program.  The Triple P worker will be trained and accredited in the Triple P model.  The worker will work with families, referred by DCF and other community providers, through the use of a thorough assessment of parent-child interaction, the application of parenting skills that address a broad range of target behaviors and the use of generalization enhancement strategies to promote parental autonomy.  Triple P workers will need to respond effectively to meet the needs of clients and their children, staff, community members and funding agents.  Maintain up-to-date and accurate manual and electronic records.  Provide transportation for families as needed. 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Social work or related field required
  • Two years experience in a similar position
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Valid Connecticut driver’s license and proof of insurance
  • Available transportation to perform home visits
  • Bilingual required

We are proud to have been named by Hearst Media as a Top Medium Sized Workplace in Southern Connecticut for 2014 and 2015. We offer a competitive compensation package with benefits.

Candidates may apply by visiting the employment section of our website. Please be prepared with your cover letter and resume when you begin the application process.  http://www.familyandchildrensagency.org/employment/