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Community Health Worker

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Community Health Worker
Requisition Number RE25947
Working Title
Department Name 7H030:SANDERS-BROWN CTR ON AGING
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 38
Salary Range $12.50-18.67/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

HS

Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

1 yr

Required License/Registration/Certification

None

Physical Requirements

Sitting for long periods of time. lifting up to 50 lbs, computer and telephone work

Shift

Monday to Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.

Job Summary

We are looking for an enthusiastic, friendly community outreach worker with excellent organizational skills to serve as a central and primary contact for research subjects, patients, and community members at the Center on Aging Clinic.

The candidate chosen for this position will work with a wide variety of programs and staff members. Essential job duties require 1) friendly, helpful demeanor, 2) organizational skills, 3) ability to work independently but also as part of an integrated interdisciplinary team. A valid Kentucky drivers license is required. Specific job duties will include: answering the phone; scheduling and managing appointments for participants; maintaining and managing an extensive system of charts and electronic records; and data entry support.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Microsoft Windows, (Excel, Word, Access, Outlook)

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Preferred at least one year in customer service or other job involving interaction with patients/clientele

Deadline to Apply 01/19/2021
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Categories

Posted: 2021-01-08 Expires: 2021-02-07

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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Community Health Worker

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