Founded in 1993, Sunrise Children’s Foundation (SCF) currently provides multiple programs throughout Clark County, employs approximately 190 individuals and touches the lives of over 150,000 children and families annually. The organization’s mission is helping children to fulfill their potential of safe, healthy and educated lives and delivers a full scope of services from birth to five and provides a comprehensive continuum of care to ensure that children in Nevada have a chance at success. Our programs include Early Head Start (EHS), Women Infants Children (WIC), Maternal Infant Early Childhood Home Visiting (MIECHV) and Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters (HIPPY). All our services are free of charge to our clients and we are thrilled that you’re considering joining our team!
BENEFITS TO WORKING AT SUNRISE
Sunrise Children’s Foundation is committed to attracting and retaining top quality staff.
One way we support this goal is to offer a comprehensive benefits package to our employees.
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Life and Supplemental Insurance
Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters Program (HIPPY) is a home-visiting, early intervention program for families with children aged three to five years of age. HIPPY offers free home-based early childhood education working with their parent(s) as their first teacher. The parents are provided with a set of developmentally appropriate materials, curriculum and books designed to strengthen their children’s cognitive skills, early literacy skills, social / emotional and physical development. HIPPY teaches parents how to engage their children in educational activities, delivers services through home visits by trained peers from the community, and provides additional learning experiences through group meeting activities and special events. The HIPPY program curriculum is cognitive-based focused on language development, problem solving, logical thinking and perceptual skills through a variety of approaches and is developmentally appropriate and builds on the child’s interest and maturing skills. HIPPY helps parents to engage their children in daily learning activities that promote literacy and school readiness.Apply Now!
Under the supervision of the WIC Breastfeeding Coordinator, the Breastfeeding Peer Counselor performs in accordance with established guidelines. A WIC Peer Counselor is a paraprofessional support person who gives basic breastfeeding information and encouragement to WIC pregnant and breastfeeding mothers.Apply Now!