Child Advocates of Nevada County Executive Director

Child Advocates (CANC) is seeking candidates for the position of Executive Director.

Child Advocates of Nevada County (CANC) is a nonprofit dedicated to its vision that all children in Nevada County grow up in a safe, nurturing, and healthy family and community.  CANC operates several programs, including advocacy for abused and neglected children (Court Appointed Special Advocates – CASA), family support services for new parents to prevent abuse (Healthy Babies) and school-based personal safety and anti-bullying curriculum to empower children to stay safe (Child Safety Puppeteers).

As CANC’s leader, the Executive Director (ED) has the primary responsibility for program development and ensuring a high level of service so that the Agency can execute its mission to help Nevada County’s children grow up free from abuse and neglect.

Duties and Responsibilities: Leadership, Fundraising and Communication, and Operational, Program and Staff Management.  View full job description here

The salary range for this position is $80,000-$90,000 DOE, and includes a health stipend, generous time off and flexible schedule.

To apply, please send a meaningful cover letter and resume via email to [email protected]. No phone calls please.

​Child Advocates of Nevada County is an equal opportunity employer.

 

Bilingual in Spanish Home Visitor / Healthy Babies Program – in Truckee

Home Visitor Job Description

Child Advocates of Nevada County seeks a part time bilingual in Spanish Home Visitor for the Healthy Babies (HB) Home Visiting Program in Truckee, with one day in Nevada City. Home Visitors offer a parenting curriculum, resources, and support to expecting and new parents.

Duties: Under the direction of Supervisor, the Home Visitor conducts outreach and home visits with assigned families in the Truckee community. The Home Visitor will help families identify strengths, develop a strong parent/child bond, connect with resources, and set and meet goals.

  • Bilingual speaker, fluent in English/Spanish is required.
  • Must be vaccinated for the Covid-19 virus.

Minimum qualifications: Candidates must have a minimum of a high school diploma. A Bachelor’s degree is preferred in Social Work, Psychology, Counseling, Child Development, or related Social Service field from an accredited college or university. Experience working directly with clients in a community-based and service organization is preferred.

Technology: Familiarity with Microsoft Suite software.

Job Type: Part time, 20 hours M-F, hours and days to be determined.  May also include a few Family Assessment duties within the 20 hours, paid at $22.37/hour.
Pay: $21.80 (Home Visitor)

For questions, contact Healthy Babies Program Manager, Sue Van Wazer at [email protected]

View full job description here

Apply here

Child Advocates of Nevada County is an equal opportunity employer.

 

Home Visitor / Healthy Babies Program – in Nevada City

Home Visitor Job description

Child Advocates of Nevada County seeks a full-time Home Visitor (HV) to work out of the Nevada City office. HVs offer parenting advice, resources, and support to families.

Duties: The Home Visitor (HV) will help families identify and develop strengths using a curriculum to assist pregnant and new parents with baby development, bonding, support, developing skills and providing resources.

  • Must be fully vaccinated for the Covid-19 virus prior to hiring
  • Will consider part time hours
  • Bilingual in Spanish is a plus

Minimum qualifications: Candidates must have a minimum of a high school diploma. A Bachelor’s degree is preferred in Social Work, Psychology, Counseling, Child Development or related Social Service field from an accredited college or university. Experience working directly with clients in a community-based and service organization is desired.

Technology: Candidates must be able to navigate Microsoft Suite (Word, Outlook, Excel) and be familiar with Zoom or similar virtual platforms.

Job Type:  Full Time
Pay: $21.80

How to Apply:

For questions, contact Healthy Babies Program Manager, Sue Van Wazer at [email protected]

View full job description here

Apply here

Applications must have attached a cover letter and a resume. Complete a full job history on the application. Applications without the requested information might not be reviewed for consideration.

Child Advocates of Nevada County is an equal opportunity employer.