To apply professional expertise in parent, family and community engagement, working in cooperation with all other disciplines (Child Development/Disabilities, Health, Mental Health, Nutrition and Administration) in order to provide internal consulting services, training and compliance monitoring. The Family Community Engagement Consultant will assure that adequate training is provided to parents and staff and that site reviews are completed to monitor program compliance with Head Start Performance Standards.
- Provide assistance and consultation to assure that written policies and procedures are kept current.
- Attend interagency, organizational and committee meetings as appropriate.
- Collaborate with outside agencies to advocate for the needs of Head Start families.
- Supervise, train, direct and evaluate the Family Support Coordinators and other assigned positions.
- Perform other duties as requested.
All communications are potentially sensitive and are subject to Head Start’s policy on confidentiality.
This job description was last updated: 12/14; 03/06, along with Policy Council Approval 04/11/06
Updated: August 2021
This job description was last updated on 08/11/2021. Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time. This job description is subject to change at any time.
Because this position requires in-person work and is student and/or visitor facing, complete vaccination against coronavirus disease 2019 (also known as COVID-19) is required.
Head Start of Lane County is an EEO Employer.
Head Start of Lane County is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All employment decisions, including the recruiting, hiring, placement, training availability, promotion, compensation, evaluation, disciplinary actions, and termination of employment (if necessary) are made without regard to the employee’s race, color, creed, religion, sex, pregnancy or childbirth, personal appearance, family responsibilities, sexual orientation, gender identity, political affiliation, source of income, place of residence, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, age, marital status, military veteran status, unfavorable discharge from military service, physical or mental disability, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.