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Job Title: Community Health Worker Instructor – FY2021 (Q2)

Location: Remote

Term: Contract/Part-time

Reports to: CEO

About Umemba Health LLC

Umemba Health is a woman-owned and minority-owned education and consulting agency. Our solutions include community-driven approaches that improve the health of individuals and communities. We work to improve public health and population health practices by supporting individual development and organizational performance that drives healthy change within communities. Our clients include Community Health Workers, Community Health Worker Instructors, and the organizations that employ them.

About the Role

The Community Health Worker (CHW) Instructor is responsible for providing virtual instructor-led group training of the “Clinical Community Health Worker” certification curriculum. This curriculum includes CHW core competency training with emphasis on the clinical integration of Community Health Workers. Instruction will be provided in a team-based teaching approach.


  • Deliver virtual classroom training

  • Create a positive, engaging, and interactive learning environment

  • Create engaging lessons 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 for both in person and virtual environments

  • 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

  • Champion initiatives that support Umemba Health’s values – Culture of Collaboration, Spirit of Excellence, Embrace Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, and Commit to Growth and Improvement

  • Work is performed in a climate-controlled office with minimal exposure to safety hazards

  • Instructors are required to meet with classes at all scheduled times and be available to students outside of class instruction during “office hours”

  • Attends meetings, trainings, and orientations as required

  • Responsible for other reasonable related duties as assigned

Candidate Requirements

  1. Associate’s or Bachelor’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. Appropriate combination of education and work experience and certified as a CHW Instructor

  4. Proficient in virtual conferencing platforms and other audiovisual technology

  5. Equipment used includes: Laptop or PC with second monitor, other general office equipment

How to Apply

Send resume and cover letter to admin@umembahealth.com using subject line “CHW Instructor Application”. Selected candidates will be invited to complete an online application and formal interview.

Umemba Health is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer committed to workplace diversity. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all qualified applicants and employees without regard to age, race, color, national origin, ancestry, creed, religion, gender, disability, marital status, gender identity, sexual orientation, sexual preference, genetic information, political affiliation, or protected veteran status in any employment decisions. Please read this notice entitled Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law, and this "EEO is the Law" Poster Supplement.

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