Parent Education Facilitator Job Description

 

Position Details

 

Position Brief

The Parent Facilitator is a resource for Centres to deliver services and support to parents and the community through quality and community specific parent education

To offer support and assistance with parenting specific issues and individualised coping strategies.

To counsel, coordinate and collaborate to deliver excellence in support provision to parents in the community

The role will coordinate collaboration with parents seeking or requiring assistance from other services available in New Zealand.

Parents Centres is an EEO registered organisation and provides a family friendly workplace

Likely qualification: Training in effective group facilitation. Social worker qualifications or similar equivalent – early childhood education experience or relevant qualification

Minimum level of operational experience: 5 years in related or similar operational environment.

 

Responsibilities Parent Education within Parents Centres

 

One on one parent consultation

General

 

Skills & Competencies

Core Competencies

Likely qualification: Effective facilitation and group management skills

Minimum level of operational experience: 5 years in related or similar operational environment.

Parents Centres Knowledge

Level 1

Level 2

Information Technology – MS suite

Database

Level 2

Level 2

Marketing – communications – written and verbal

Financial and Administrative functional competency

Level 2

Level 4

Core Competencies

· Facilitation Skills

· Communication Skills

Level 1

· Professional Ethics

Level 1