Community Health Worker (CHW)

North Country Health Consortium seeks a Community Health Worker (CHW) to join the Ways2Wellness CONNECT team. Based on the idea that “health starts at home,” W2W CONNECT deploys trained CHWs to work with residents of Coos, Carroll, and Northern Grafton Counties who are 18 years and older and dealing with the difficulties of chronic disease to reach their goals. This position is a full-time opportunity (40 hrs.) and reports to the CHW/W2W Program Manager.

JOB DUTIES

? Provide outreach, community education, social support, and advocacy as the liaison between health care providers and the patient ? Assist patients with removing barriers to accessing health care and other services ? Work in a team-based environment with NCHC staff ? Collect and report program and patient data to care teams

QUALIFICATIONS/ REQUIREMENTS

  • At least 2+ years of residency within the local community, with knowledge of local culture and values, and familiarity with the resources available within the community
  • Willingness to travel within northern NH
  • Valid driver’s license, reliable transportation, and proof of insurance
  • Willingness to complete CHW training (provided by NCHC)
  • Bachelor’s Degree or High School Diploma /GED and comparable experience
Send resume and cover letter to:
HR@NCHCNH.org

North Country Health Consortium
262 Cottage Street, Suite 230
Littleton, NH 03561
Position open until filled; EOE 

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