Safety Coordinator-Safe Kids

Community Partners- Housing Partnership, Inc. & Parent Child Center, Inc. - Riviera Beach, FL

Full-timeEstimated: $32,000 - $44,000 a year
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Come be part of a progressive, forward thinking organization that changes lives!

Community Partners, a social services agency serving Palm Beach County, is a learning organization and prides ourselves on personal & professional growth for our staff.

***Our FT positions come with great benefits: paid vacation, personal & sick time, and paid holidays (holidays include a week from Christmas to New Year). FT staff also receive subsidized medical, dental, vision, life, & disability insurance.***

JOB SUMMARY:
This position requires a high level outreach staff person who can work independently and with other human service professionals to effectively educate community on injury prevention for children for all of Palm Beach County. The Safe Kids Safety Coordinator is engaging and understands the mission of Safe Kids and the importance of injury prevention education and outreach. S/he needs to be motivated, committed, reliable, and flexible.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor’s degree required, ideally in health field; will consider exchanging years of direct experience for years of education
Min 2 yrs experience in related field working with community agencies, families and children
Bi-lingual preferred
Supervisory experience preferred
CPR certification preferred
National Child Passenger Safety Technician Certification preferred
Flexible in work hours including evenings and Saturdays
Possess effective computer skills & communication skills with a focus on customer service

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of community building to help create the Safe Kids Brand.
Knowledge of local community health and human services resources.
Ability to effectively provide outreach programs for community programming.
Knowledge of outreach strategies that will effectively engage families of children 0 – 14 living in the local community.
Strong facilitation skills and effective public speaking skills.
Ability to coordinate with local agencies with outreach efforts to reach the targeted local community.
Ability to gather feedback from the community on an on-going basis to better inform programming decisions.
Ability to plan and coordinate events, activities and workshops that support capacity building of the community.
Satisfactory level of computer skills in the Microsoft Office suite, specifically Word and Excel, as well as usage of the internet and e-mail.
Motivated, committed, reliable and accountable.