Child Care Resource & Referral is seeking to fill an immediate part time position for a Family Services Support Specialist. We are seeking a vibrant, self-starter, energetic individual to participate in all support aspects of the IDHS Child Care Assistance Program as related to parents and child care providers.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Inspect and verify all child care provider documentation is complete and accurate. Taking initiative to obtain additional or missing information
Enter child care provider data into agency's computer tracking system
Maintains accurate client and provider files through manual and computer system
Scan all child care assistance documentation through agency's scanner
Participate and attend Child Care Resource & Referral's fundraising and advocacy events
High School Diploma Required/Associateds Degree preferred
Excellent attention to detail
Follow instructions and work independently
Ability to adapt quickly to change, detail-oriented, has strong computer data entry and statistical analysis skills
Ability to work cooperatively with individuals from various educational, socioeconomic, and cultural backgrounds
Ability to travel locally and attend Agency related weekend and evening events
May be required to carry, lift, or move equipment, materials, or supplies up to 40 lbs
Reasonable accomodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
The position is part-time at 29 hours per week, 5-6 hours per day. Hours may be flexible.
Child Care Resource & Referral is the most comprehensive child care and early childhood education resource in Will, Grundy, Kendall and Kankakee Counties. Child Care Resource & Referral is a trustworthy partner for families, educators and employers with an experienced and dedicated staff helping match needs with the appropriate services, and facilitating access to any available financial assistanc...e. The result is greater peace of mind and confidence that families are receiving the best possible early childhood resources.