Program Director

MHP Salud

About the organization

MHP Salud is a national nonprofit organization that implements and runs Community Health Worker programs. These programs provide peer health education, increase access to health resources and bring community members closer. MHP Salud also has extensive experience offering health organizations training and technical assistance on Community Health Worker programming tailored to their specific needs.

Duties

MHP Salud, a national non-profit agency that implements Community Health Worker (CHW) programs, as well as provides support services to other agencies who wish to start-up or strengthen their own CHW programs, is currently seeking a Program Director. As a member of the Capacity-Building Assistance (CBA) Team, this position will be instrumental in advancing the organization’s strategy of promoting the CHW profession within the Federally-Qualified Health Center (FQHC) safety net. The Program Manger will travel across the country to provide high-quality training on the CHW model, develop a wide variety of training and technical assistance resources and materials, and work with the Marketing team to ensure the CHW model and CBA resources are being effectively promoted across social media outlets. The Program Director will also oversee direct service CHW programs as needed.

The Florida and Washington locations are virtual sites in which the candidate would be required to work remotely, and engage in the organizations culture of virtual communication in the workplace to be successful in this position.

Staff diversity and innovative programming make MHP Salud a fun and supportive work environment. The organization offers positions that challenge staff and inspire personal growth. At the same time, MHP Salud’s excellent, family-friendly personnel policies encourage staff members to model healthy living on all levels.

Qualifications

Required Education and Experience
• Earned Bachelor degree required. Master’s degree in related area preferred
• at least 3 years’ experience in supervision of community outreach work or combination of same and with experience as a CHW
• Cultural competency concerning population served.
• Computer and technological literacy and proficiency required.
• Grant writing experience preferred.
• Ability to read, write, and speak Spanish and English required.
• Valid Driver’s license and car insurance
• Valid Passport

Salary

$53,001 - $62,830

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

Complete applications online at mhpsalud.org and should include the following components:

1. Completed MHP Salud Job Application from website:
http://mhpsalud.org/get-involved/job-postings/
2. Current resume
3. Names and contact information for three work references
4. Writing Sample (3-5 max PDF format)

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