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AHEC- Community Health Specialist
The Area Health Education Center-Healthy Future project focuses on capacity-building efforts to create or expand community based educational programs and mobilize additional regional support that meet the needs of the underserved, ethnic minority, and/or economically disadvantaged populations.
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : The VISTA will 1) develop a SWAT analysis of current programs in order to develop an outreach plan to engage community stakeholders. 2) conduct research on Community Health Worker practice & on how CHWs add value to community as healthcare workforce agents in order to develop best practice strategies 3) engage universities to partake in SCHOLARS program to assist graduate level students in allied health programs with their studies and professional development.
Program Benefits : Training ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Living Allowance ,  Health Coverage* ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend . 
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Terms :
Car recommended . 
Service Areas :
Community and Economic Development ,  Neighborhood Revitalization ,  Health ,  Education ,  Community Outreach . 
Skills :
Social Services ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Recruitment ,  Public Health ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  General Skills ,  Conflict Resolution ,  Community Organization ,  Education ,  Communications ,  Computers/Technology ,  Team Work ,  Public Speaking ,  Leadership ,  Medicine . 
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AmeriCorps VISTA

AHEC- Community Health Specialist

Program Start/End Date
02/01/2018  -   02/12/2019

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations TEXAS  

Accepting Applications
From  12/06/2017  To  02/01/2018 

3702 Loop 322
Abilene   TX   79602
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 75986