Office of Assessment and Planning
Office Health Equity and Racial Justice
Full-time County Contractual with Benefits
Date Posted: 7.29.21
Date Closing: open until filled
Location: Department of Health, 3 Harry S. Truman Parkway, Annapolis, MD 21401
Salary: $15.39 per hour
Benefits: Participation in the County’s group health plan (including prescription, dental, and optical). Paid holidays and annual and sick leave are also offered. The selected employee may also participate in the County’s deferred compensation program at his or her own expense.
Nature of Work: Under the supervision of the program manager for the Office of Health Equity and Racial Justice, the bilingual community health outreach worker assists with increasing access, communication, community engagement and educating residents about the benefits of the COVID-19 vaccine in communities that have been disproportionately impacted by COVID-19. This position assists with educating, registering and assisting with transportation to/from vaccine clinics. The selected candidate will act as a liaison between the Department of Health and the community, and must have excellent customer service skills along with experience collecting data, using electronic databases and other computer software packages. The selected candidate will be required to have a personal vehicle available for use with mileage reimbursement provided per Department of Health policies. The candidate will also be required to possess a motor vehicle operator’s license valid in the State of Maryland. The candidate will be required to work day shift, evening shift and weekends as needed. Individuals fluent in Spanish and English are strongly encouraged to apply.
Education: Graduation from a standard high school or possession of a state high school equivalency certificate.
Experience: Must be able to read, write and speak proficiently in both English and Spanish. The candidate must have experience with community outreach and engagement, as well as providing health education in the community. Excellent customer service skills are also required.
How to Apply
Applicants who meet the minimum qualifications can apply. Send a completed County application or resume to: Krystle Coldiron Anne Arundel County Department of Health, 3 Harry S. Truman Parkway, Annapolis, MD 21401, or email email@example.com — open until filled.
An Equal Opportunity Employer