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Parent Educator, Invest in Kids

Part time

Invest in Kids, a national not-for-profit organization based in
Toronto, is seeking candidates for the positions of Parent Educators
for the Parenting Initiative Project. The project is developing and
testing a comprehensive prenatal and parent education program for
couples expecting their 1st baby.  The positions are for the
Parent Educator-Nurse/Midwife/Doula/Physician and the Lead Parent
Educator-Counselor.  Parent Educators will work in teams to
implement the program in Ottawa, Niagara, Hamilton, Oakville,
Peterborough, York Region and Toronto.  

Major Responsibilities

  • Work with the Lead Parent Educators and evaluators to strengthen all aspects of curriculum.
  • Team-teach the curriculum to groups of parents through the Pretest and Pilot.
  • Work from 1-5 hours each week.


  • Minimum 5 years experience
  • Current registration in appropriate professional college
  • M.D, M.S.W. M.Ed, or Ed. D (counseling), M.A or Ph.D.
    (psychology), RN, B.Hsc in Midwifery, Certified CBE or Doula or
    relevant education and experience.
  • Experience in teaching childbirth preparation and post-natal recovery programs.
  • Experience in teaching couples/marital/family/parenting programs, with direct practice.

Candidates are invited to fax, mail or e-mail a brief introduction and detailed resume by November 18, 2006, to

Attn: Director, Parent Education Curriculum
Invest in Kids
6th floor, 425 Adelaide Street West
Toronto, ON   M4V 3C1
Fax: (416) 977-9655,