Lay Health Educator - Arabic Speaking

Location
Fort Worth, TX
Posted
Jul 26, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

POSITION INFORMATION

Requisition Number
5264

Job Title
Lay Health Educator - Arabic Speaking

Department
Obstetrics & Gynecology - 300710

Quick Link
www.unthscjobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=60064

Shift
Day

Position Details
The Obstetrics & Gynecology Department at the University of North Texas Health Science Center is seeking to hire a Lay Health Educator to join our team. Responsibilities of the position include but are not limited to:

* Conduct work in Arabic and English languages.
* Implement education in group and community settings following training and protocols established by the team.
* Make home visits to talk to women about the program.
* Assist women to secure childcare and transportation.
* Assist women to complete all necessary forms.
* Ensure women receive proper follow-up care.
* Assist Manager, Director, and Evaluator in collecting data necessary for evaluation.
* Complete all necessary documentation to ensure compliance with funding requirements.
* Attend relevant community meetings, networking opportunities, etc.
* Communicate using bilingual skills in a refugee language.
* Performs other duties as assigned.

The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.

The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

Required Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess the following required qualifications:

High school diploma or GED and two (2) years of related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Qualifications
The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualifications:

* Previous documentation and case management work a plus.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants must submit a resume with their online application.

Pay Rate
Salary commensurate with experience

Pay Basis
Monthly

Job Type
Full-Time

Work Schedule
Monday-Friday

Application Types Accepted
Main Form

Occupational Exposure to HIV/HBV?
No

Occupational Exposure to Hazardous Chemicals?
No

Occupational Exposure to Tuberculosis?
Yes

Security Sensitive?
Yes

Require a valid Texas Driver's License?
Yes

Require a certification?
No


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Official Job Title
Lay Health Educator

Job Open Date
07-25-2017

Job Close Date
Open Until Filled

Job Category
Office Personnel

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