Community Health Worker
Community Health Workers will primarily be working out in the community with specific target populations. CHW's will work closely with medical providers, primary care teams, and other
agencies to improve patient care and outcomes.
Any combination of 3 years health/social services experience and/or education * Verifiable good driving record and reliable transportation * Background check and fingerprinting * Bilingual/bicultural (Spanish) encouraged to applyKey Responsibilities: * Convey the purposes and services of a program to the user population and the impact that program or service would have * Help patients develop health management plans and goals Build and maintain positive working relationships with the clients, providers, nurse case managers, agency representatives, supervisors and office staff * Continuously expand knowledge and understanding of community resources, services and programs provided; human relations and the procedures used in dealing with the public as part of a service or program; volunteer resources and the practices associated with using volunteers, operations, functions, policies and procedures associated with the department or program area, procedures and resources available to handle new, unusual or different situations
About AWOFINC - A Work of Faith Ministries, Inc.
Human Resources Development & Training, Chicago, IL 60649, US
The mission of AWOFINC is to significantly reduce illiteracy, unemployment, youth gang activity, drug and alcohol abuse, violence and homelessness by developing happy purposeful people committed to giving something back to the community.
AWOFINC is a community initiative that is designed to meet the needs of families who do not have the resources that are to attain the supplemental educational services that are needed to enhance the possibility of success for their children. For over two decades AWOFINC has addressed the critical educational, financial, and social needs of the families in Illinois.
This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.
October 11, 2021
- Case Work / Management
- Patient Care
- Social Work
- Driver's License Needed
- Orientation or Training
- 5-10 hours per week
- Orientation and Training