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COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKER

JOB TITLE : Community Health Worker
JOB CATEGORY : Nutrition Services
LOCATION : BU Wellness Network
PROGRAM : BU Fresh Market / E.A.T
LEVEL/SALARY RANGE : Bi-Monthly Salary
POSITION TYPE : Part-time
DEPARTMENT CONTACT : Khara Smith
DATE POSTED : 01/11/2022
WILL TRAIN APPLICANTS(S) : Will Train Applicant(s)
POSTING EXPIRES : 02/04/2022
APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED BY : ksmith@buwellness.org
POSITION SUMMARY
The goal of the BU Wellness Network CHW is to improve the health of the community by increasing health knowledge, self-sufficiency through outreach, community education, informing the community about BUWN nutrition programs.
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Assist Nutrition Program Manager with BU Fresh Market responsibilities
  • Assist Nutrition Program Manager with E.A.T Program responsibilities
  • Assist with ordering, preparation, healthy nourishments, snacks, and supplies to clients and participants
  • Develop effective relationships with community partners
QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Must have intermediate computer skills
  • Must possess/maintain a valid driver’s license, current automobile insurance and a driving record that meets the guidelines and requirements of the organization
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Achieve and maintain CHW certification within 3 months of hire

Join The Fight For Community Health!

BU Wellness Network is the largest African-American AIDS service organization (ASO) in the state of Indiana. We provide services to more than 35% of all African-American individuals living with HIV in the state.