Updated: Nov 18, 2019
At Umemba Health, we not only want to serve communities of color, we want to employ the people that represent them as well. Join Umemba Health for a rare opportunity to be part of a groundbreaking service that eliminates the access barrier to provide quality care and education for communities of color. Our remote positions are ideal for busy professionals wanting to provide innovative healthcare services.
Umemba Health is perfect for you if:
You have an entrepreneurial spirit and desire flexibility and freedom while making extra income.
You want to get started with your own practice but need some guidance and direction
You want to make income while making an impact.
You need patient education hours to sit for the Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) exam.
Open Positions: Instructors and Educational Consultants: (Nurse, Dietitian, Diabetes Educator, Certified Lifestyle Coach, Health Educator, Community Health Worker, Fitness Trainer)
Job-Type: You make your own schedule and host your own classes/workshops/courses/programs
Reports to: CEO
Possess proficiency in care related to diabetes management and other chronic diseases
Educate patients on the necessary lifestyle changes involved with a chronic disease diagnosis
Ensure compliance with all applicable laws and regulations, including those governing privacy and data security.
Provide class coverage if needed
Knowledge, skills, and abilities
Ability to guide behavior change in others without prescribing personal actions or solutions, so that participants increase their self-confidence and capacity to make and sustain positive lifestyle changes.
Ability to communicate empathy for participants, who will likely have trouble and frustration at times when trying to adopt and sustain healthy lifestyle behavior changes.
Ability to build strong relationships with individuals and build community within a group
Ability to provide quality assurance for delivery of program
Knowledge of basic health, nutrition, and fitness principles
Knowledge of the principles of behavior change, including motivational interviewing techniques
Familiarity with public health concepts
Commitment to the mission of the organization
Flexibility to work with people from all walks of life
Outstanding communication and organizing skills
Attentive to details and data collection
At least 12 months experience working with chronic conditions, such as diabetes, hypertension, and weight management.
Multi-state, unrestricted license
Professional liability insurance
An entrepreneurial mindset
Be available evenings and weekends
Meet home office requirements (to be explained during Virtual job fair or interview process)
For more information about opportunities or to register for the Virtual Job Fair, email Quisha Umemba, CEO, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Virtual Job Fair: TBA
About Umemba Health
At Umemba Health, our goal is to improve the health of high-risk and vulnerable populations by improving access to chronic disease education and support. We envision healthcare without walls and access where it doesn’t exist. Our mission is to create equal opportunities for health and make chronic disease education more accessible and more affordable for everyone, everywhere.