Remote Region IV Head Start Health Specialist

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Mon, Aug 12, 2019

Job Category: Healthcare, Human Services

Telecommute Level: Occasionally

Travel Requirements: Field Travel Required, Some Travel

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Bachelors

Additional Information: Benefits Available

Job Summary

A consulting company needs applicants for an opening for a Remote Region IV Head Start Health Specialist.

Individual must be able to fulfill the following responsibilities:

  • Aggregating and analyzing state and regional health data from a variety of sources
  • Providing training on topics related to health and mental health
  • Participating in case conferences about individual grantees

Position Requirements Include:

  • Ability to travel to states within the region
  • Minimum of a BA or a BS, in public health, mental health, health education, or related field
  • 5 years’ experience related to health services in a Head Start/Early Head Start program
  • Ability to help grantees prioritize health goals and objectives
  • Experience addressing the health needs of children from diverse backgrounds
  • Experience facilitating forums and meetings of diverse stakeholder groups