Youth Advocate Services
Promoting Positive Futures

position details

Date posted


Seniority Level
Entry level

Employment Type

Required Education

Required License/Certification

To apply, please send your completed application and cover letter/resume to HR at Subject line of email should read “Applicant."

Home Visitors work closely with parents of children aged 0-3 to provide support, encouragement and education regarding child development and parenting. They utilize an evidenced based home visiting model and parenting curriculum to provide services in a home based setting. The home visitor takes responsibility for the development and implementation of the Family Plan (FP), developed together with the family and informed by the Family
Assessment. This person coordinates all necessary referrals, assessments, and timelines, working in collaboration with other community providers. Responsibilities are assigned on a flexible schedule as determined by the needs of families served and the needs of the agency. Home visiting provides a rewarding opportunity to empower and support parents, improve child health and development outcomes, and invest in our community.


Bachelor’s degree in social work, child/family studies, child development, human development/ecology, early childhood or special education, counseling, or psychology. LSW preferred but not required. Successful Home Visitors have excellent interpersonal skills, strong judgment, and are organized and intentional in their work. Commitment to families and the ability to adapt to change are essential to the position as well as the ability to work a flexible schedule. Valid driver’s license required. Automobile insurance with minimum liability amounts, as specified by agency policy, required.

YAS is invested in our team members and we are excited to offer the following benefits to our employees:

  • 4 weeks of Paid Time Off, that you start earning immediately

  • 401 K, with company match!

  • Health Insurance (dental and vision too), company pays for large percentage

  • Short/Long Term disability insurance provided by the company

  • Opportunities for CEU's and continued professional development

And this is just to name a few of the things that YAS has to offer! We know what you do for our clients is important, and YAS wants to support our staff that support our clients!

Help Me Grow Home Visitor position description