Community Health Worker in Anderson, Indiana
- - Aspire Indiana Health
- Anderson, IN, USA
- Starting at 13.25 commensurate with experience
- Full Time
Community Health Worker
Put your passion for people to work!
Do you have an interest in providing excellent customer service to an organization both internally and externally? Are you a naturally helpful, prompt, and friendly? Are you known for your ability to focus on the detailed and precise execution of a process? If so, we may have the perfect role for you as an Community Health Worker.
At Aspire Indiana, we work at the core of Integrated Care. Our organizational mission is: Together... making health and well-being a reality! This mission not only applies to our clients, but extends to our commitment to helping our employees live healthy lives as well. This includes a job that pays well, a culture that supports positive daily experiences and work-life balance, and opportunities for personal and professional growth and community service.
To continue our work as innovators and leaders in the integrated healthcare field, we need sharp, collaborative, and helpful contributors who demonstrate care and consideration for client beliefs, values and judgments. If you think you may be a valuable team player in this type of environment, read on to learn more about our Community Health Worker.
The Community Health Worker (CHW) is a trusted member of the community who serves as a liaison/link/ intermediary between health/social services and the community to facilitate access to services. The goal of the CHW is to improve the health of the community by increasing health knowledge and self-sufficiency through outreach, community education, informal counseling, social support and advocacy.
High School Diploma or Equivalent required; Associates degree preferred
- Achieve and maintain CHW certification or be willing to achieve certification
- Two (2) years experience working with a varity of populations highly preferred
- Knowledge of community, social service systems, community resources, legal systems, and child welfare systems highly preferred
- Must have intermediate computer skills
Employment is contingent on background checks as required by Aspires policies which may include: Drug Test, Criminal History, Sex Offender Registry Search, State Central Registry Check, Employment Verification, Education Verification, and Professional References
Aspire Indiana is committed to providing a quality fringe benefits package that includes:
Group Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance and Prescription Coverage
Competitive Pay With Opportunities for Growth and Development
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Retirement Plan With Generous Employer Match
On-Site Health Clinic for Eligible Staff
Short-Term Disability and Long-Term Disability
Flexible Spending Account Program
Life and AD&D Insurance
Paid Bereavement and Jury Leave
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
A Casual Dress Attire
A Friendly Relaxed Atmosphere
We are also committed to the health and wellness of our employees and are proud to be a tobacco free work place.
For more information about Aspire, please visit our website at www.aspireindiana.org.
For more information about the position, please contact Suzie Canner at email@example.com or at (317) 587-0553