Easterseals UCP, is a non-profit service provider in North Carolina & Virginia. We are seeking a compassionate, caring, and dedicated Community Health Worker to join our collaborative, multidisciplinary One Community team in the Southern Region of the Trillium service area designed to increase access to care, health literacy, health awareness, and education.
What You’ll Do
The Community Health Worker (CHW) serves as a bridge between community members and the providers through outreach and education across the southern Trillium counties on the East coast of North Carolina. The CHW also provides support to the team by attending community events that may include evenings, weekends and holidays. Desirability to flex your schedule is a must to accommodate for events that may be held in the evening or on weekends. This is a community-based position; candidates must reside within one of the following Trillium counties: Jones, Onslow, Pender, New Hanover, Brunswick, Bladen and Columbus .
How You’ll Benefit
You’ll earn a competitive salary based on your education and experience. In addition, we also offer benefits to those regularly working 30 hours or more per week.
Our benefits include:
- Paid time off and paid holidays
- Medical, Dental, & Vision Health Benefits + an optional Flexible Health Spending Account (FSA)
- Life Insurance, Disability Insurance and more
- 403(b) Retirement Plan
- Employee Assistance Program and Legal services, when needed
- Lots of Merchant Discounts to improve your purchasing power!
- PSLF qualifier
What We’re Looking For
To join our team as the Community Health Worker you must have working relationships with community referrals, the ability to manage multiple projects, and have great attention to detail. We also require the following:
- High School diploma or GED required
- Must have lived and shared experiences with substance abuse and/or IDD
- Maintain valid NC driver’s license and auto insurance for personal and agency vehicles utilized for work
If you’re a kind, enthusiastic person seeking a rewarding opportunity where you can make a huge difference in the daily lives of the people you will help, please visit www.eastersealsucp.com
About Easterseals UCP NC & VA
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to providing exceptional disability, behavioral health and addiction treatment services to help our neighbors live their best lives. Our diverse and inclusive 2,600 member team provides more than 10.2 million hours of meaningful support to 40,200 kids, adults and families in 11,000 home, facility and community locations across North Carolina and Virginia.
We strive to attract and engage team members with diverse lived experiences. We intentionally seek out and value uniqueness across race, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, personality, disability and age.