Family Centers is seeking an experienced and motivated Registered Nurse for our Parents as Teachers program in lower Fairfield County, CT.
The Parents as Teachers program is a home visiting program that utilizes an evidence-based model that focus on target areas of intervention, namely nurturing parenting, healthy families, parent life outcomes, school readiness, healthy development, and emotional security. The program provides home visits and is delivered from the third trimester of pregnancy until the child reaches the age of five.
The Nurse Home Visitor will provide support postnatally via in-person and virtual visits, as well as telephone support via a warm line. The incumbent will need to build trusting, effective relationships with the families they serve, and serve as a resource to the families and colleagues.
- Active CT RN license
- Prior experience with pediatrics and/or working with vulnerable families
- Access to vehicle with ability to travel locally (Stamford, Greenwich, Darien and New Canaan)
- Strong communication skills (verbal and written)
- Bilingual (Spanish/English) preferred
About Family Centers:
Family Centers is a private, nonprofit organization offering education, health and human services to children, adults and families in Fairfield County. More than 200 professionals and 1,200 trained volunteers collaborate to provide our communities with a wide range of responsive and innovative services. Through our three Centers of Excellence, more than 21,000 children, adults, families and communities receive the care, encouragement and resources needed to realize their potential.
Special Note: As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact our community and beyond, it is Family Centers’ highest priority to help keep our current and future employees and the communities we serve healthy and safe. At Family Centers, we have implemented processes and precautions to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 and until further notice, job interviews will primarily be conducted virtually via phone and/or video. We will continue to closely monitor relevant guidance from the CDC, state, and local orders.
Family Centers is a United Way, Community Fund of Darien and New Canaan Community Foundation partner agency and is a member of the Connecticut Council of Family Service Agencies and the Alliance for Children and Families. The agency is also accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), The Joint Commission, licensed by the State of Connecticut Department of Public Health, and is a Department of Children and Families-licensed child psychology center.
Family Centers is an Equal Opportunity Employer
For more information and to apply, please visit http://www.familycenters.org/ or on our LinkedIn page.
How to Apply
Apply for RN – Home Visitor using the link below: