Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Parent Educator in Mesa, Arizona

Have you been keeping your eyes open for a new opportunity? Looking to do meaningful work that makes an impact?

Being a

Parent Educator

has its Advantages!

As a

Parent Educator

at Devereux, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping kids. We offer:

  • Growth opportunities that allow you to expand your skills

  • A fun, fast-paced and supportive environment

  • Competitive salary and amazing benefits

  • A great culture with a supportive team structure

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Arizona provides services for children and adolescents, and adults with behavioral and mental health diagnoses/needs. Located in Mesa, Arizona, the Parent Educator is responsible for contacting and engaging clients referred by the community. They also assess needs of the clients who accept services by developing case plans according to priorities found from both the family’s concerns and behavioral assessments.

Monday through Friday schedule!! Must be available evenings and weekends as needed.

About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Informed by the latest advancements in science and medicine, we combine evidence-based interventions with compassionate family engagement to help change lives. We were founded in 1912 by special education pioneer, Helena Devereux. Today, Devereux is a national nonprofit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, and child welfare.

Our Mission: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health changes lives – by unlocking and nurturing human potential for people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.

We employ more than 7,000 staff and operate 15 centers in 13 states. We offer a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of children, adults and their families every year.

Competitive Salary and Benefits

In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health provides a comprehensive health and wellness program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Our health and wellness programs include medical, dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services and an employee assistance / work-life balance program. In addition, we offer generous time-off policies and a 403(b) retirement plan, along with voluntary/employee paid vision, supplemental life and accident coverage to full-time employees.

Click on the following link to see why we are a great place to work: http://benefits.devereux.org .

Keywords: Parent Educator, Case Manager, Behavioral Health, Family Practice, Treatment Plans, Case Management, children, parents as teachers, parent partner, early childhood, prenatal

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Requirements

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in early childhood development, education, family studies, or related human service field, and can demonstrate competency in service provision.

  • One year prior experience in early childhood required.

  • Experience in family centered practice and case management, preferred.

  • Previous certification in Parents as Teachers, experience with Parents as Teachers curriculum highly preferred

  • Bilingual in Spanish, preferred.

  • Must be available to attend 1 week of required training (paid, Mon-Fri 8:30am-5pm).

  • Valid Arizona Driver's License & pass DMV 39-month history check

  • Current AZ Fingerprint Clearance Card with no restrictions (or eligibility to obtain with no restrictions)

  • Pre-employment Physical

  • Drug test within 24hrs of offer w/ negative results.   

About the Organization: The employment policies of Devereux are to recruit and hire qualified employees without discrimination because of race, religion, creed, color, age, sex, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, communication ability, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation and to treat them equally with respect to compensation and opportunities for advancement - including upgrading, promotion and transfer - consistent with individual skills and the needs of Devereux.

EOE Statement: We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We will consider applicants for this position without regard to any category protected by applicable federal, state or local law, including but not limited to race, religion, sex, color, age, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, national origin, marital status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or uniform service member status.

Devereux is a drug-free workplace, drug testing required. EOE