Community Health Worker

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Community Health Worker

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Work Location:

London, KY (Knox Co)

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Required Related Experience:

1 yr

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Physical Requirements:

Lifting up to 10 lbs.Sitting long periods of time.


Days, Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Job Summary:

County served: Knox County.

The UK Center of Excellence in Rural Health-Hazard seeks an individual to conduct home visits to at-risk families; assess family’s needs for services; provide health education; provide referral recommendations and assistance in accessing services as appropriate; advocate on behalf of families to health and human service agencies.

Will participate in research studies, daily data input, general reports and maintain charts. This is a grant funded position and the office will be located in Knox County (London, KY.)

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Basic computer skills, communication skills, attention to detail.

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University Community of Inclusion:

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.




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Posted: 1/15/2021
Application Due: 1/28/2021
Work Type: Full Time