Big Bend Area Health Education Center (BBAHEC)
Bend Area Health Education Center (BBAHEC) seeks to strengthen the relationship between university and health systems in local communities by enhancing educational and career opportunities through the capacity building of BBAHEC's Diabetes and Education and Empowerment Program (DEEP), Tobacco Cessation Program, Breast Cancer Education, Lupus Education, and financial literacy and health insurance education programs. The emphasis of activities is placed on reaching rural and underserved areas within BBAHEC's 14 county service area. This will allow for the development if sustainable and culturally competent partnerships between underserved communities, healthcare delivery systems and providers, and university resources.
The BBAHEC AmeriCorps VISTA Outreach Coordinator will assess the current program outreach activities and then develop and improve methods of outreach and outreach/program recruitment materials. The VISTA member will be responsible for conducting outreach; including scheduling and managing marketing with the goal of increasing partnerships and the uptake of services, and assisting in BBAHEC's programming. The VISTA member will also work to develop a records management systems for BBAHEC's programs and assist with data collections, compilation and evaluation, summarizing the programs and their effectiveness.
Relocation Allowance, Health Coverage* Training , Stipend , Childcare assistance if eligible , Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend.
*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare
Permits working at another job during off hours, Car recommended, Permits attendance at school during off hours.
Service Areas :
Community and Economic Development, Health, Community Outreach, Education.
Community Organization, Communications, Leadership, General Skills, Education, Conflict Resolution, Recruitment, Computers/Technology, Public Speaking, Team Work, Writing/Editing.
To apply for this job please visit my.americorps.gov.