Current Opportunities

Job Title: Certified Community Health Worker Instructor – FY2022
Location: Remote
Term: Contract/Part-time
Reports to: Training Director
Pay: $25-35 per hour

 

About Umemba Health LLC
Umemba Health is a woman-owned and minority-owned education and consulting agency. We work to improve public health and population health practices by supporting individual development and organizational performance that drives healthy change within communities. We are the “one-stop shop” for community-driven approaches that improve the health of individuals and communities. We are committed to the professional development of the front-line workforce.


About the Role
The Community Health Worker (CHW) Instructor is responsible for providing virtual instructor-led group training to students enrolled at Umemba Health Academy. Umemba Health Academy is a virtual campus for Community Health Workers, Community Health Worker Instructors, and other front-line health professionals.

 

Responsibilities
• Deliver virtual instructor-led group training
• Create a positive, engaging, and interactive learning environments that promote student involvement and application of the material
• Ensure that all learners receive appropriate motivation, direction, coaching and feedback to achieve the learning objectives
• Assemble and distribute course materials and teaching aids
• Answer questions regarding training lessons and schedules in a timely manner
• Operate audio-visual equipment and other technology during training programs
• Maintain administrative records such as schedules and rosters, and communicate this information through computer systems, files, phone calls, or email inquiries
• Identify and communicate errors, gaps, or inaccuracies in the training materials
• Partner with subject matter experts to develop, update, and expand learning programs
• Design learning media as necessary to meet training needs
• Develop and employ tools and technologies appropriate for a variety of learning delivery methods
• Coordinate and contribute to instructional analysis, design, and evaluation activities
• during “office hours”
• Attends meetings, trainings, and orientations as required
• Meet with classes at all scheduled times and be available to students outside of class instruction
• Champion initiatives that support Umemba Health’s values – Culture of Collaboration, Spirit of Excellence, Embrace Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, and Commit to Growth and Improvement

Minimum Requirements
1. Associate’s degree in Human Service, Social Science, or Medical field. (Psychology, Counseling, Social Work, Public Health, Nursing, etc.)
2. At least 5 years non-teaching work experience in the field and appropriate license
3. Texas-DSHS Certified Community Health Worker Instructor
• Strong communication skills (written and verbal)
• Comfortable working independently
• Advanced proficiency in virtual conferencing platforms (Zoom and Microsoft Teams)
• Proficient in Microsoft Office and SharePoint