Family Service of RI
02905 or COVID disproporionately impacted area encouraged
PROGRAM: CDC – CTV
FULL TIME: 40 hours per week
The CHW will collaborate with community partners, stakeholders and residents 02905 to implement, host, expand and promote COVID -19 vaccination/boosters and influenza vaccination events in the community. CHW will also engage residents in dialogue about COVID-19 and influenza; address misinformation related to the vaccines/boosters and provide relevant literature and education on COVID-19 and influenza vaccinations. CHW will identify areas of need; ensuring referrals are made to the appropriately matched services. CHW will be required to attend all meetings related at P4VE as scheduled.
- Associates or Bachelor’s degree preferred, High School Diploma or Equivalent required.
- Bilingual preferred
- Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.
- Individuals from populations disproportionately impacted by COVID-19 residing in the 02905 zip code are strongly encouraged to apply.
- Strong interpersonal and social skills with an ability to collaborate with a variety of individuals.
- Ability to provide services virtually, in resident’s homes, and community locations.
- Ability to have a flexible schedule to include evening shifts and occasional weekends.
- Prior experience case management in/or community organizing preferred.
We offer our employees a comprehensive benefits package that includes health, dental and work life benefits. Only together can we continue to grow and make a difference in our communities. Join our team today!
Family Service of Rhode Island provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
HOW TO APPLY:
- Send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Apply using the link www.familyserviceri.org/careers and search for “Community Health Worker”
- Or follow the direct link below to apply: