Bauer Family Resources
  • Enrollment
  • Lafayette, IN, USA
  • Full Time

Position Summary:  
The Intake Worker is responsible for the program's application process. This includes scheduling application appointments, collecting required documentation, calculating income, and entering data. This position is also responsible for ensuring family's have a positive first experience with the agency.
Essential Functions:

The duties identified below are the essential functions of the position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Assist Enrollment Supervisor in student assignments, transfers, and management of the program's waitlist
  • Assist Enrollment Supervisor in maintaining full enrollment
  • Ensure collection of required application documentation, providing follow up when needed
  • Deliver relationship-based application meetings that are responsive to family needs
  • Provide families with resource information and referrals to agency and community supports as needed
  • Ensure compliance with Bauer Policies, State Licensing, and Head Start Program Performance Standards
  • Attend twice-monthly staff meetings, monthly Professional Development Days, quarterly All-Agency meetings, and annual Pre-Service


To perform this position successfully, an individual must demonstrate regular, predictable attendance and be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge and skill required. The individual must be able to successfully pass background checks.



  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Valid driver's license


Experience Required:

  • 1-2 years previous experience preferred


Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • Commitment to serving children and families in poverty with the highest quality services
  • Willingness to learn and apply new knowledge
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Basic math skills
  • Organization and time management
  • Basic computer skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Must be fluent in Spanish

Bauer Family Resources, Inc. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

Bauer Family Resources has been delivering community based services to at-risk children and their families since 1929. The organization was formed as the result of one woman's desire to keep children from becoming involved in the court system. This vision evolved over time to working with the families of at-risk children and the community.

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