Title: Expectant Families Specialist
Reports to: Health/Safety/Nutrition Coordinator
Summary Provide high-quality health, mental health, nutrition, parent engagement, and social services to Head Start expectant mothers and their families in alignment with the tribe’s vision for a healthy community grounded in Dakota language and lifeways. Comply with the Early Head Start Performance Standards, the Head Start Act and other applicable regulations. Build partnerships with families to assist them in identifying their own goals, strengths, needed services and support systems and in developing strategies and timetables for achieving their own goals, with a goal of enrolling all newborns into the Early Head Start Home-Based or Classroom-Based Program.