Child Development Specialist-Evaluator, Social Work, Education, Behaviorist

Job Description

Niños Del Cielo, Inc. located in Huntington Park (LA), California is an Early Intervention Childhood Program designed to assist infant/toddlers 0-36 months with developmental delays. Our services include in-home sessions to target the six key areas of development, which include Cognitive, Language, Fine Motor, Gross-Motor, Social-Emotional and Self-Help. Our goal at Niños Del Cielo is to have the infant/toddler reach their developmental goal by incorporating play-based learning. Our program is tailored to include parents into the sessions to have them continue the new skills learned on a daily basis.


Position Summary: 
As an Early Interventionist you will be providing in-home and remote sessions to infant/toddlers with developmental disabilities either once or twice a week, which means driving is a must and Zoom! Infant Specialists are also responsible for completing quarterly evaluations on their infant/toddlers. Periodically checking in with supervisors if emergencies arise. Most important keeping a daily log of sessions completed which is signed by parents at the end of the session.


Major Functions & Responsibilities

  • Regularly monitor the progress of the infant/ toddler by observations.
  • All sessions are completed in-home and temporarily via zoom and last one hour.
  • Provide feedback on all infant/toddler’s evaluations.
  • Maintain open communication with supervisors and Director.
  • Maintain confidentiality of all client information.
  • Most important, build and maintain relationship with families.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Child Development, Early Childhood, Human Development, Psychology, SLP-A, Social Work or any related field of social/child services.
  • Valid CA Driver License and valid auto insurance.
  • Daily access to computer w/ internet access and smartphone.
  • Good communication skills, time management and organizational skills required.
  • Fluency in Spanish is a plus! but not required.

Work Schedule:

  • Full time: (Monday-Friday / No weekends or Holidays)
  • Part time: (Monday-Friday / No weekends or Holidays)
  • Infant Specialists set and arrange their own schedules to meet the family’s needs.

Benefits

Infant Specialists are paid even if a session is cancelled by the parents. Yes, you’re reading this correctly.

  • Mileage Reimbursement.
  • Cell Phone and Internet Bi-Weekly Reimbursement (partial).
  • Annual reviews and merit raises
  • Vacation time, Sick Time and Holiday Pay accrue immediately.
  • 100% Paid coverage of HMO (BlueShield or Kaiser) Medical/Dental benefits.
  • Employee Assistance Program: The EAP Program is a confidential service that provides counseling, financial planning and legal advice free of charge.
  • Life Insurance.
  • Training, career development, and advancement opportunities.

COVID-19 considerations:
Suitable personal protective equipment is provided. We follow CDC guidelines.

If you are interested in a career that will help fortify the lives of infant/toddlers in their most important stages of development, please send your resume to the following email gabrielv@ninosdelcielo.com