Community Health Worker Instructor

Location: Dallas, Texas US

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Requisition Number: 20002451

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External Description:

A Community Health Worker Instructor (CHW) II is a liaison and provides cultural mediation between the health care system, social services, and the community. A CHW II is a trusted member, and has a close understanding of, the ethnicity, language, socio-economic status, and life experiences of the community served. A CHW II assists people to gain access to needed services and builds individual, community and system capacity by increasing health knowledge and self-sufficiency through a range of activities such as outreach, patient navigation and follow-up, community health education and information, informal counseling, social support, advocacy, and participation in clinical research. The Community Health Worker Instructor must be flexible to travel 25% of time.
 
The ideal Community Health Worker II will have the following knowledge, skills and abilities:
 
  • Knowledge of the community the Community Health Worker will serve
  • Communication skills, both verbally and in writing
  • Interpersonal skills that encourage relationship building with a diverse group
  • Capacity building and advocacy skills
  • Teaching skills.
  • Location/Facility � Baylor Scott and White Health- Dallas,Texas
    For more information on the facility, please click our Locations link.
  • Specialty/Department/Practice � Quality
  • Shift/Schedule � Full Time
  • Benefits � Our competitive benefits package includes*:
    • Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
    • 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • PTO accrual beginning Day 1
*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.
 
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH)  is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States.  With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation�s exemplary health care organizations.  Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it�s accepting a calling!


2 years of experience
High School diploma or GED equivalent

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As a health care system committed to improving the health of those we serve, we are asking our employees to model the same behaviors that we promote to our patients. As of January 1, 2012, Baylor Scott & White Health no longer hires individuals who use nicotine products.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to ensuring a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. To view the most recent EEO is the Law Poster, click here.