Employer: Mid-Iowa Community Action, Inc.
Job Title: Bilingual 1st Five Development Support Specialist/Maternal Health Case Manager
Brief Job Description/Summary:
Join our health services team and make a difference in the lives of families and children. In this full time position you provide care coordination for the 1st Five Program in assigned county service area; promote primary care provider use of validated screening tools to assess children’s social/emotional development; link children and families to community resources; build partnerships with community stakeholders. Provide direct services to Maternal Health clients. Services include completing psycho-social assessments, locating prenatal care providers, establishing medical and dental homes, assisting with Medicaid and hawk-i applications, and making other referrals as needed (food stamps, food pantries, FIP, etc.) Uses bilingual (English/Spanish) skills to provide services to non-English speaking families as needed. This position regularly travels with clinic teams to alternative work sites.
Required Experience and/or Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- Bachelor’s Degree in Health Education, Human Services, Nursing or related field
- Demonstrated level of proficiency in reading, writing and speaking English and Spanish in order to provide oral interpretation
- Demonstrated level of proficiency in reading, writing and speaking English and Spanish in order to provide written translation
- Previous interpretation/translation experience
Further information/application process contact:
Full time position, $17.30 per hour, with an excellent benefit package.
Full-time employees may be eligible for a Federal Perkins Loan Forgiveness Program or Public Service Federal Student Loan Forgiveness Program.
Visit http://www.micaonline.org/jobs for a full job description and to submit an online application, cover letter and resume. Or send, fax or email cover letter and resume to: MICA, 1001 S. 18th Ave., Marshalltown, IA 50158;
641-753-1048; email@example.com or complete application at above address. EOE
Open until filled
|Job Category||Family Service, Healthcare, Human Services, Non-Profit|