Mid-Iowa Community Action, Inc.: Bilingual 1st Five Development Support Specialist/Maternal Health Case Manager

Bilingual, Case Manager, Coordinator, Family Development Specialist, Manager, Specialist, Support Specialist
Marshalltown, Mid-Iowa Community Action (MICA)
Posted 3 weeks ago

Employer:   Mid-Iowa Community Action, Inc.

Job Title:   Bilingual 1st Five Development Support Specialist/Maternal Health Case Manager

Location:  Marshalltown

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:

Required: 

  • 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

Preferred: 

  • 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; jobapp@micaonline.org or complete application at above address.  EOE

Closing Date:

Open until filled

Posted 5.3.19

Job Features

Job CategoryFamily Service, Healthcare, Human Services, Non-Profit

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