Safe Sleep Specialist

March 14, 2019

Company Name:
St. Joseph Youth Alliance

Title of Position:
Safe Sleep Specialist

Description:
The Safe Sleep Specialist will work in collaboration with local hospitals, health departments, federally qualified health care clinics, and other community agencies and organizations to deliver the First Birthday Project: Safe Sleep, Safe Baby program to three (3) Northwest Missouri counties (Buchanan, DeKalb, and Grundy) where infant mortality rates exceed the national average. Since lack of safe sleep practices account for the majority of infant deaths, the primary focus of the Safe Sleep Specialist will be providing TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) eligible families, with new infant(s), in the identified counties with safe sleep education, a portable crib, and other supplies recognized to lessen the risks of infant death due to unsafe sleep environments. Experience in early childhood education and/or human services field. Bachelor’s degree preferred.

Name of Contact:
Robin Hammond

Email Address of Contact:
rhammond@youth-alliance.org

Job Posting Expires:
March 28, 2019