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Community Health Worker, Community Services - 2000

Employer: Family Service of Rhode Island
134 Thurbers Ave
Providence, RI 02905
Contact: Jillian Sam
Phone: 4013311350

Email: samji@familyserviceri.org

Job Description

FSRI is always looking for candidates that want to make a positive impact on the community we serve in!



About Us:

Family Service of Rhode Island (FSRI) is a comprehensive non-profit social service organization that manages, through thoughtful coordination and a shared vision, programs across Rhode Island, providing essential resources for underserved individuals, families and communities. We are proud to state that our employees are chosen for their skills and unique abilities relating to client care. Consider being a part of the BEST and BRIGHTEST team.

Essential Functions:

Community Health Worker is an extension of Primary Care. CHW will complete individual needs assessments in the health clinic, along with agency office, client's homes and other community venues as appropriate. The CHW will also conduct Screening Brief Intervention and Referral Treatment (SBIRT) screenings. Responsible for engaging clients; implementing screening tools; identify areas of need; develop action plans; ensure referrals are made to appropriately matched services; provide ongoing support and monitoring.

Qualifications:

Bachelor degree required, Community Health Worker Certification preferred.
Ability to meet all requirements to be certified as a Community Health Worker within the first 6 months of employment.
Spanish bilingual preferred.
Valid driver's license and reliable transportation.
Ability to work independently and as an interdependent team member.
Ability to provide services in a client's homes, primary health care sites and community locations and at other agency sites.
Ability to have flexible schedule to include some evenings.
Prior experience in behavioral health and/or crisis intervention 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.

Requirements

Bachelor degree required, Community Health Worker Certification preferred.
Ability to meet all requirements to be certified as a Community Health Worker within the first 6 months of employment.
Spanish bilingual preferred.
Valid driver's license and reliable transportation.
Ability to work independently and as an interdependent team member.
Ability to provide services in a client's homes, primary health care sites and community locations and at other agency sites.
Ability to have flexible schedule to include some evenings.
Prior experience in behavioral health and/or crisis intervention preferred.

Salary Levels

$0.00 - $0.00

Positions Available

There are 1 positions available at this time.

Application Period

Friday, June 14, 2019 through Saturday, November 30, 2019

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