Vista Community Clinic

Community Health Specialist

Lake Elsinore, CA

Job description
Req No.2021-3154LocationUS-CA-Lake ElsinoreTypeRegular Full-TimeDepartmentHealth Promotion CenterSchedule40 hrs/wk (M-Th 8am to 5pm, F-8am to 2pm, Saturday availability, hours TBD)
Overview

Vista Community Clinic is a private, non-profit, multi-specialty outpatient clinic providing care in a comprehensive, high quality setting. Located in San Diego, Orange and Riverside counties, we work to advance community health and hope by providing access to premier health services. We are looking for dedicated, motivated, enthusiastic team players who want to make a difference in the community. Our competitive compensation and benefits program includes health, dental, vision, company-paid life, flexible spending accounts and a 403(B) plan, for eligible employees. VCC is an equal opportunity employer.

Responsibilities

Support community engagement and resident involvement in Health Cities Healthy Residents program in Oceanside.

  • Assist in the recruitment and facilitation of Coalition members building relationships with key civic leaders, schools, business sector, policy makers, community organization, residents and youth
  • Identify cultural preferences and practices of target population related to their needs
  • Work effectively in a team environment to support the vision, mission, goals, and activities of the organization and contact requirements
  • Track activities and complete reports
Qualifications

Minimum

  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • Minimum two years' experience
  • Bilingual English/Spanish
  • Valid California drivers license, current vehicle insurance and reliable transportation
  • Ability and willingness to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends

Required Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively verbally with target population and all levels personel staff in an appropriate manner
  • Ability to work independently, take initiative, and be proactive
  • Ability to track and manage time effectively
  • Experience/familiarity with computers, Microsoft Office products (Word/Excel), business e-mail communication systems and internet search capabilities
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