Join the Birth to Five Helpline team! We are looking for a bilingual early childhood/mental health specialist to support callers (parents, caregivers and professionals) with a wide range of questions and concerns about children birth to five.
Responsibilities include telephone support and guidance through our toll free number to callers on topics including child development, parenting, sleep, infant fussiness, colic, feeding, nutrition, challenging behaviors, support to child care/preschools and community resources.
When calling the Birth to Five Helpline callers also have access to the Fussy Baby program, an affiliate of the Fussy Baby National Network®. The Helpline specialist will also provide home visitation to help families navigate challenges associated with caring for infants in the first year of life.
Bachelors degree in Child Development, Social Work, Counseling or related field with at least five years of work experience.
Masters degree preferred.
Bilingual English/Spanish required.
Excellent organizational skills; excellent written and verbal communication skills; basic computer skills (Microsoft Word, e-mail, Excel, etc.), and; valid Arizona drivers license.
Position is offered full time with an excellent benefit package as noted below.
Southwest Human Development is an equal opportunity employer.
Southwest Human Development offers an excellent benefits package for full-time employment to include:
Employee Assistance Program
Flexible spending account
401(k) retirement plan
Paid sick time
Ongoing training and professional development
Supportive, relationship-based supervision model