Provides information and referral services and service coordination to families of children with special health care needs. Acts as a regional consultant to health care practices interested in aligning with best-practices in youth health transition. Champion and educator for families, community partners, and health care providers in the area of youth transition to adult healthcare. Coordinates work around the accomplishment of grant deliverables with particular focus on supporting the Northeast Regional Center for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs (www.northeastregionalcenter.org) serving 17 counties in NE Wisconsin.
Associate's or Bachelor's degree preferred.
A minimum of 2 years of related experience, preferably in healthcare, public health, social work or nonprofit agency.
Personal and/or professional experience working with or parenting a child with special healthcare needs preferred.
Strong interpersonal communication abilities, including effective public speaking experience and excellent writing skills.
Primarily first shift, but requires some evenings and weekends to support training and community outreach events.
Travel across NE Wisconsin and occasional statewide travel required.
Additional Posting Description
This position is based at our Fox Valley location.
Tuesday - 8:00a m - 4:30 pm, Wednesday - 10:00 am -2:00 pm, Thursday - 8:00 am -4:30p m
- Must have the ability to flex hours to support evening/weekend training or outreach opportunities on occasion
- some regional travel across 17 counties in NE Wisconsin required
At Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, we believe kids deserve the best.
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin in Neenah is the only hospital in the Fox Valley dedicated exclusively to the care of kids. Our pediatric care providers know that little bodies respond differently to illness and treatment. Outstanding care providers, coupled with kindhearted care and explanations kids can understand, makes Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin the best choice for your sick or injured child.
We offer a wide variety of rewarding career opportunities and are seeking individuals dedicated to helping us achieve our vision of the healthiest kids in the country. If you want to work for an organization that makes a difference for children and families, and encourages you to be at your best every day, please apply today.
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