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The Up Center

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Parents as Teachers Program


DATE: September 2017

POSITION: Intern- Parents As Teachers

SUPERVISOR: Prevention Services Supervisor and Assigned Parent Educator(s)


Time Commitment: Minimum of one year of service

DUTIES: Under the direction of the Director of Prevention Services and assigned Parent Educator within the limitations of agency policy, the incumbent shall execute the following duties:

  • Develop and facilitate monthly Parent Group for program participants.
  • Assure that attendance records, evaluations and/or assessment materials for groups are completed and submitted by parents.
  • Assist families in linking to community resources and developing support networks within the community.
  • Develop and implement home visits and clinical services for assigned program participant(s).
  • Document planning, home visits, clinical services and peer reviews within the specified time period.
  • Develop and implement training workshops for staff regarding mental health services.
  • Participate in monthly group Reflective Supervision with staff.
  • Participate in weekly and monthly supervision with the Supervisors


  • Must have experience working with children and families as well as knowledge and skills in group dynamics.
  • Minimum requirement is a Bachelor’s Degree in the Human Services or other related field.
  • Willingness to work flexible hours as required. Availability of hours and holidays based upon local public-school system calendar.
For information contact Rosalind Hopkins, Director of Prevention Services, Leslie Meekins, Healthy Families Supervisor: (757) 397-2121 or Juanita Rivera-Gordon Volunteer Coordinator: (757) 622-7017 ext. 409

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About The Up Center


150 W Boush St, Norfolk, VA 23510, US

Mission Statement

To help people live better lives by building a strong community of healthy families and individuals.


We will respond flexibly and collaboratively to changing needs and opportunities to help people live better lives.

Children & Youth
Crisis Support


We'll work with your schedule.


1805 Airline Blvd Portsmouth Va 23707222 W 19th St Norfolk Va,23517Portsmouth, VA 23703


  • Child Development
  • Data Entry
  • Child Care
  • Community Outreach




  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training

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