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Health Coordinator Job in Toledo, Ohio US

Health Coordinator

Shine Early Learning, Inc - Toledo, OH

Posted: 11/19/2019 - Expires: 12/19/2019

Job ID: 213850063



Job Description



Employment Duration:

Full time

Program:

Shine Early Learning, Implement

Health Coordinator

Acelero Learning is a pioneering provider of early childhood education and family engagement services through our three business units, all focused on closing the achievement gap for thousands of Head Start children and families across the country. With over $80 million in revenue and unparalleled child outcome data, we are both one of the largest and one of the most innovative companies in our space.

Acelero Learning is a provider of direct Head Start services in four states (New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Nevada and Wisconsin ).

Shine Early Learning, partners with local organizations to support the delivery of high-quality services through Shine Assist, Shine Implement, Shine Fortify, and Shine Advance programs.

We are seeking a motivated Health Coordinator to join our team in Toledo.

Job Summary:

This position serves as a Health Coordinator for a Head Start program. The Health Coordinator plans and collaborates with other coordinators and staff in the Head Start program to ensure the health and well-being of all children in the Head Start program.

Job Responsibilities:

The Health Coordinator will ultimately be evaluated on a combination of skills, dispositions and behaviors, some of which are related to the specific service area of this position and others that represent general expectations of all Shine Early Learning employees.

Health Services: Integrates knowledge of evidence-based practices to promote child and family health and wellness to build a health program that:
  • Helps staff and families understand the relationship between child and family health and children's school readiness outcomes
  • Develops strategies to address the health disparities in low-income communities, particularly related to common chronic health conditions such as asthma, obesity, and lead exposure
  • Engages families as leaders in building a program environment that promotes health and wellness
  • Develops community partnerships to assure that children and family's preventive and health treatment needs are met, and that secures long-term relationships for families to providers who will support their children's long term health and well-being


The Health Coordinator's responsibilities chiefly fall under the following core functions, although s/he may perform other tasks as needed:
  • EPSDT Adherence
  • Family Engagement and Support
  • Health and Wellness
  • Service Coordination
  • Community Collaborations and Partnerships
  • Health and Safety Monitoring
  • Planning and Analysis
  • Record Keeping and Reporting


Job Requirements:
  • BA degree required. Degree with training and/or experience in public health, nursing, health education, maternal and child health, or health administration.
  • RN or MPH preferred
  • Experience working with families of children 0-5 in low-income communities supporting their health and wellness preferred
  • Pass physical examination, background check, and fingerprinting screen.
  • Intermediate computer literacy in email, word processing, and internet navigation.
  • Maintain certification in CPR and First Aid
  • Reliable transportation and/or state-mandated minimum insurance coverage(s) on your vehicle


The mission of Shine Early Learning is to bring a relentless focus on positive family and child outcomes to close the achievement gap and build a better future for children, families, and communities served by the Head Start program.

We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to creating a diverse and healthy work place.



Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity

Job Summary


Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
Skill Based Partner:
No
Education Level:
High school graduate
Work Days:
Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
Job Reference Code
9103
Salary
N/A
Licenses / Certifications:
N/A
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Applied Math: 5
Graphic Literacy: 5
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