Parent Resource Navigator (Part-Time)

Updated: 20 days ago
Location: Omaha, NEBRASKA
Job Type: PartTime

Requisition Details

EEO Statement:

UNMC is an Affirmative Action Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, including an equal opportunity employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Location Omaha, NE
Requisition Number: Staff_10261
Department MMI UCEDD 50000702
Business Unit Munroe-Meyer Institute
Reg-Temp Part-Time Regular
Work Schedule Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 5:30 pm, Hours may vary
Position Summary

Parent Resource Navigators are parents or family members of children with special health care needs (CSHCN) and disabilities who are knowledgeable regarding the services, resources and supports available throughout Nebraska. Parent Resource Navigators are experienced in navigating service delivery systems with an emphasis on early intervention services in the schools. They use their knowledge and training to help families of CSHCNs and disabilities access suitable community resources and services. PRCs provide information referral services to families of children with special health care needs in community medical offices and coordinate with families to assure access to recommended services. The position reports directly to the Family Care Enhancement Project Coordinator at MMI and interacts with all University Center of Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD) faculty, staff, and members of the UCEDD Consumer Advisory Board.

Located in Omaha, NE.

Position Details

Additional Information

Posting Category Operations
Working Title Parent Resource Navigator (Part-Time)
Job Title Education & Outreach Associate (Clk)
Salary Grade EO14H
Appointment Type C2 - REG OFF/SERV HRLY
Salary Range $13.413 - $20.144/hourly
Job Requisition Begin Date 03/23/2021

Required Education: High School education or equivalent
If any degree major/training is required, please specify the type. (NOTE: Concentration and minors are not equivalent to a major)


Required Experience Less than 1 year
If any experience is required, please specify what kind of experience:

Parent or family member of a child with a developmental or related disability.

Required License Yes
If yes, what is the required licensure/certification?

Valid Driver’s License

Required Computer Applications: Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Outlook
Required Other Computer Applications:
Required Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Ability to work with Medical Professionals and Families.
Excellent communication skills (oral and written).
Ability to work with the disability advocacy community.

Preferred Education: Associate's degree
If any degree/training is preferred, please specify the type:
Preferred Experience:

Advocacy, self-advocacy or program management related to programs for individuals with developmental disabilities.

Experience working with information referral for children with special health care.

Preferred License: No
If yes, what is the preferred licensure/certification?:
Preferred Computer Applications: Microsoft PowerPoint
Preferred Other Computer Applications:
Preferred Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Knowledge and experience in information referral.
Bilingual in Spanish

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