Community Health Worker - Asian Outreach

Charles River Community Health Brighton, MA
Position Available

The Charles River Community Health (CRCH) is now accepting applications for the following position

Community Health Worker


Activities may include but are not limited to:

* Educating clients in community settings (faith-based organizations, local community organizations)

* Referring eligible patients to CRCH for breast and cervical cancer screening

* Communicating with community leaders and advertising educational events

* Communicating with CRCH in a timely and professional manner

* Recording and reporting patient outreach activities in designated data management system

* Using a formal tracking and reporting system to be able to report on number of clients educated and referred

* Attending required continuing education/training in area specific topics


* Must be proficient in English and a secondary language, Cantonese and/or Mandarin

* Experience working with the Asian Community

* Experienced in developing strategies to overcome barriers that prevent clients from accessing services and completing services.

* Knowledge of both community and healthcare system resources

* Completed MDPH required Core competencies for Community Health Workers and the Medical Interpretation training within the first 12 months of hire

* Car necessary

* Excellent written and oral communication skills

* Proficient in computer skills

Experience in diverse settings preferred