Community Health Workers (CHW)

Gateway Health   Danville, VA   Full-time     Health Care Provider
Posted on January 18, 2023

Community Health Workers (CHW)
Danville and Martinsville, VA

Community Health Worker (CHW) based in Sovah Martinsville or Sovah Danville to service the surrounding areas. The CHW will primarily be working in the community providing social support and informal counseling, advocating for individuals' and community health needs. Organization and time management proficiencies are a must. Grant funded position with Competitive benefits and compensation package.

REQUIREMENTS
Candidate must be friendly, flexible, proficient in written and verbal communication, professional appearance and demeanor. Experience in a healthcare setting is preferred but not required.

PREFERRED EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS
* High school diploma or its equivalent
* Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) and knowledge of some medical terminology preferred but not required
* Ability to work collaboratively and effectively within a team
* Verifiable good driving record and reliable transportation required

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