CommunityHealth is seeking a VISTA Education & Engagement Associate who will work collaboratively with the Manager of Volunteer Services to support existing training programs and create new educational resources, all with the goal of enhancing the volunteer experience at CommunityHealth, ultimately improving volunteer performance and thus the care our patients receive, ensuring that poverty is not a barrier to high quality healthcare. Relying equally on creativity and project management skills, along with an ability to collect and analyze data and feedback to ensure we are meeting the needs of those we engage, the Education and Engagement VISTA will build capacity at CommunityHealth by creating sustainable frameworks for several current and new volunteer program initiatives. The projected date of this project is 08.18.19-08.19.20 and can be adjusted for the right candidate. Because IAFCC is a member organization that values collaboration and partnerships, this VISTA will have the opportunity to collaborate with other VISTA's across the state, as well as the staff and volunteers of CommunityHealth and other clinics around the state.
Member Duties :
This VISTA will work with the Volunteer Services Department and Medical Training and Education Department to support existing training programs and create new resources, all with the goal of enhancing the volunteer/student/resident experience at CommunityHealth, ultimately improving their performance and thus the quality of care our patience receive. Relying equally on creativity and project management skills, along with an ability to implement efficient collect and analyze data and feedback to ensure we are meeting the needs of those we engage, the Education and Engagement VISTA will support CommunityHealth in creating sustainable frameworks for a number of new initiatives.
Program Benefits :
Childcare assistance if eligible , Relocation Allowance , Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend , Education award upon successful completion of service , Housing , Training , Living Allowance , Stipend , Health Coverage* .
- For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare
Permits working at another job during off hours , Permits attendance at school during off hours .
Service Areas :
Team Work , Counseling , Social Services , General Skills , Education , Communications , Conflict Resolution .
2020 IAFCC Access to Quality Care-CommunityHealth Engagement
Program Start/End Date
10/01/2020 - 10/01/2021
Work Schedule Full Time
18 Maximum: None
Program Locations ILLINOIS Chicago
From 11/01/2019 To 09/01/2020
Contact Sofia Howson
2611 W Chicago Ave
Chicago IL 60622
Listing ID 79947