Outreach Specialist II (Temporary Position) *Centers for Medicare and Medical Services Grant*

Temp Position
Joliet
Posted 1 month ago

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Job CategoryCommunity Health Center, Exempt position
Job TitleOutreach Specialist II (Temporary Position)
Job Title NoteCommunity Health Center
Job SummaryParaprofessional position responsible for participating in outreach activities for community residents who lack access to healthcare and health insurance. Duties include, not limited to, providing enrollment and follow up assistance by answering questions about health insurance coverage, and building/strengthening collaborative efforts and partnerships with community resources to increase awareness of health insurance coverage options. Schedule, Monday through Friday 9:00 am-5:00 pm with occasional evening and Saturday hours, and some local travel.
Minimum QualificationsOutreach Specialist II: Associate’s degree from an accredited institution in Nursing, Science, Family, Liberal Arts or Social Work with three (3) years’ of experience in Public Health or a High School diploma or equivalent with five (5) years’ experience as an Outreach Specialist I. Data entry and Microsoft Word and Excel experience. Must be a parent or caregiver who has navigated multiple child serving systems on behalf of a child or adolescent with Severe Emotional Disturbance (SED) as a consumer of the mental health system. REQUIREMENTS: Bilingual in Spanish. Must possess a valid Illinois Driver’s License, minimum auto liability insurance. Verification of U.S citizenship or employment eligibility. DESIRED: Healthcare Marketplace experience and marketing experience, preferred.
Salary Range$25 per hours, with no benefits.
Apply ToHR Will County Health Department 501 Ella Avenue Joliet, IL 60433 FAX (815) 727-8526
Apply byNOT LATER THAN: Until Filled DATE POSTED: 11/1/21
DisclaimerI certify that answers/information given herein are true, complete and accurate. I understand that any omission or misrepresentation of information may be sufficient cause for rejection of this application or, if employment has commenced, grounds for immediate dismissal. I authorize investigation of all statements contained in this application for employment as may be necessary in arriving at an employment decision. I hereby authorize any schools that I have attended, current and previous employers, and organizations named in this application to provide the County of Will with any information that may be requested to make an employment decision. I hereby specifically waive written notice from any and all former employers regarding their disclosure to the County of Will of any information including disciplinary action. I understand that if I am offered employment, it is contingent upon satisfactorily passing a physical examination and/or drug test prior to placement in the position for which I have applied when such tests are required. I specifically authorize law enforcement agencies to release any records of prior criminal convictions and/or pending felony charges it may have or may obtain from other sources to the County of Will. I hereby release the County of Will and other agencies from any and all actions and claims that may be sustained by me from the release and use of the information. I understand and agree that in the absence of an express written agreement to the contrary executed by the employer, any employment I accept shall be for an indefinite term and shall be terminable at any time, with or without notice or cause, either by me or at the will and sole discretion of the employer.   I have read or had read to me and understand the above statement. For purposes of this electronic form, my typed name in the signature box represents my signature. APPLICATIONS WITHOUT SIGNATURES WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED FOR EMPLOYMENT.

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I certify that answers/information given herein are true, complete and accurate. I understand that any omission or misrepresentation of information may be sufficient cause for rejection of this application or, if employment has commenced, grounds for immediate dismissal. I authorize investigation of all statements contained in this application for employment as may be necessary in arriving at an employment decision. I hereby authorize any schools that I have attended, current and previous employers, and organizations named in this application to provide the County of Will with any information that may be requested to make an employment decision. I hereby specifically waive written notice from any and all former employers regarding their disclosure to the County of Will of any information including disciplinary action. I understand that if I am offered employment, it is contingent upon satisfactorily passing a physical examination and/or drug test prior to placement in the position for which I have applied when such tests are required. I specifically authorize law enforcement agencies to release any records of prior criminal convictions and/or pending felony charges it may have or may obtain from other sources to the County of Will. I hereby release the County of Will and other agencies from any and all actions and claims that may be sustained by me from the release and use of the information. I understand and agree that in the absence of an express written agreement to the contrary executed by the employer, any employment I accept shall be for an indefinite term and shall be terminable at any time, with or without notice or cause, either by me or at the will and sole discretion of the employer.   I have read or had read to me and understand the above statement. For purposes of this electronic form, my typed name in the signature box represents my signature. APPLICATIONS WITHOUT SIGNATURES WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED FOR EMPLOYMENT.