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El Futuro Advancing Latino Mental Health Access Specialist
 
 
 
The AmeriCorps VISTA Advancing Latino Mental Health Access (ALMA) Program Specialist will build the capacity of El Futuro’s ALMA program by developing and growing training and technical assistance programs aimed at improving access to mental health care for Latino communities across NC. Specific activities include, but are not limited to: Create & maintain positive relationships with all partner organizations & community stakeholders; Lead recruitment efforts; Gather information from Technical Assistance partners across the state; Administer surveys/assessments to support continuous quality improvement & research; Compile & track data; Develop & refine communications & outreach materials for partner agencies; Create training materials, including videos; Create social media posts about Latino mental health; Conduct outreach to increase the pipeline of Latino mental health clinicians. Qualifications: Experience with community/non-profit mental health/health organizations; demonstrated experience working with/awareness of the context of traditionally under-resourced communities, preferably the Latino community; Required: Must be able to document professional reports, program outcomes in English; Strongly preferred: Spanish language proficiency; Excellent communication, organizational & time-management skills; Flexibility, creativity & a spirit of collaboration to address developing programmatic needs; Computer skills including Google suite products, Box.com, Monday.com, Zoom This position is a full-time, year-long volunteer service opportunity. For more information visit our website or contact Mary Jones, mjones@elfuturo-nc.org. El Futuro is North Carolina’s leading provider of bilingual & culturally-responsive mental health services for the Latino community. Our mission is to nurture stronger familias to live out their dreams. We are based in Durham NC, a vibrant, diverse city and part of NC’s Research Triangle region.
 
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Member Duties : Activities include but are not limited to: Create & maintain positive relationships with all partner organizations & community stakeholders; Lead recruitment efforts; Gather information from Technical Assistance partners across the state to report on the most pressing mental health needs of Latino community members; Administer surveys/assessments to support continuous quality improvement and research; Compile & track data; Develop & refine communications & outreach materials for partner agencies; Create training materials, including videos, for building up best practices for working with Latino populations, Latino mental wellbeing trainings, and Placticas Practicas; Create social media posts about Latino mental health; Conduct outreach to increase the pipeline of Latino mental health clinicians; Evaluation development for new initiatives.
 
Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Training ,  Health Coverage* ,  Living Allowance . 
 
 
*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit https://americorps.gov/members-volunteers/vista/benefits.
 
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Service Areas :
Education ,  Health . 
 
Skills :
Education ,  Recruitment ,  Team Work ,  Counseling ,  Communications ,  Public Health . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

Program
El Futuro Advancing Latino Mental Health Access Specialist

Program Start/End Date
08/31/2023  -   07/15/2024

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations NORTH CAROLINA  

Languages
Spanish

Accepting Applications
From  05/03/2023  To  11/01/2023 

Contact Dalila Rodriguez
2020 Chapel Hill Rd
Durham   NC   27707
919-688-7101
drodriguez@elfuturo-nc.org
www.elfuturo-nc.org/

Listing ID 118553


       

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