Community Health Coordinator - Fay Biccard Glick Neighborhood Center at Crooked Creek
- 22-Feb-2021 to 23-Mar-2021
- - Fay Biccard Glick Neighborhood Center
- Indianapolis, IN, USA
- Compensation is $30k – $35k and commensurate with experience,
- Full Time
- dental and vision, 401K, and paid vacation.
SUMMARY: Community Health Coordinator is an individual who will drive the overall outcomes of our health focus area. The Community Health Coordinator will organize and engage our local senior population, focus on fresh vegetable and gardening efforts, and initiate family-oriented family health initiatives. The Community Health Coordinator is an essential human link and bridge between residents and seniors in the community and the Fay Biccard Glick Neighborhood Center (FBGNC) health initiatives.
SUPERVISES: Does not directly manage other FBGNC employees; however, will oversee the Food Pantry Coordinator and ensure all health principles are utilized within FBGNC Pantry.
OVERALL JOB DESCRIPTION:
Manage day to day operation of FBGNC's Recycled Teenager senior program
Work directly with participants to recruit for What's the DEAL (family cooking) program
Coordinate participant needs with appropriate agencies and community support groups
Oversea the food pantry and healthy eating components of the Family Campus model
Improve the Community health (advocacy) of the community
• Responsible for establishing trusting relationships with residents and their families while providing general support and encouragement for engagement
• Providing ongoing case management process with the senior population
• Developing unique activities that can be utilized in person or online
• Work closely with apartment staff to help ensure that residents have comprehensive and coordinated information
Ensure FBGNC has adequate partnerships that include family programming, education, and possibly vocational programs
Ensure timely delivery and effectiveness of all services through community surveys, observation, and evaluation
Performs any other related duties as assigned by the Executive Director or Director of Operations
SKILLS AND SPECIFICATIONS
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Highly efficient and comfortable using technology for programming and office support
Ability to represent the agency to internal and external audiences through public speaking experiences
Self-directed and motivated
Excellent organizational and time management skills
Ability to network, collaborate and foster partnerships with numerous organizations
BA/BS/BSA or some post-secondary education or training/experience specific to the targeted population
One to three years' experience working with the target population in social service or related field preferred
A degree in Public health, Social work, or Geriatrics is a plus
Ability to pass fingerprint clearance test for all appropriate agencies (such as FBI, Department of Justice, and Child Abuse Index Services)
The work environment characteristics described here represent those employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The work environment includes work in a standard office environment.
The work environment also includes work in participants' homes and at other outside locations for meetings and events
The employee will be exposed to outdoor weather conditions.
The physical demands described here represent those that an employee must meet to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
This job's specific vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
While performing this job's duties, the employee is regularly required to sit, stand, walk, talk, listen, use hands to finger, handle, or feel, and reach with hands and arms.
The employee may be required to stand for periods of one hour or longer.
Mobility required to travel up and downstairs and maneuver around other potential encumbrances to provide case management and home visits to program participants
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