IrvineRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Irvine jobs

Community Health Worker - 12787

Company: University of California - Irvine
Location: Irvine
Posted on: November 14, 2020

Job Description:

Required Qualifications

Job Opening ID: 12787

Reports To: Associate Professor

Working Title: Community Health Worker

Department: Nursing

Bargaining Unit: 99

FLSA: Non-Exempt

Payroll Job Code: 005840

Job Location: UCI Campus- Irvine

Percent of Time: 60%

Work Schedule: Variable

Employee Class: Career

The UCI Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing is dedicated to the education of nursing professionals who will improve patient care and promote population health locally and globally. The school strives to produce leaders in research, education, and clinical practice who will champion collaborative, compassionate, and interdisciplinary evidence-based practice. This NIH funded research project team including the community health worker (as known as community education specialist) will improve health disparities in dementia care working with research participants (i.e. family caregivers of person with dementia) as well as undergraduate and graduate students to contribute to the missions of the school.

Uses professional community educational program concepts to deliver standardized educational and volunteer educational programs. Applies established procedures and programs to address county program educational needs that are limited in scope. Follows standard practices in analyzing program content and delivery needs and determining effectiveness of current programs. Receives detailed instructions on all assignments.

Compensation Range:

Hourly Rate: $16.52 - $20.00

Department Website:

1-3 years of relevant work experience with a college/university education (e.g., AD, BA/BS or higher degree) in related field (e.g., Nursing, Social Work, Public Health, Psychology) or equivalent experience in community-based education projects (e.g., older adults, caregivers, dementia, mental health). Must be bilingual Korean/English (very fluent speaking, reading and writing in Korean language especially)

Must have a college education completion or higher (e.g., bachelor s degree) in related field (e.g., nursing, social work, public health, psychology, sociology, humanity, biology). Must be a bilingual Korean and English (very fluent speaking, reading and writing in Korean language)

Knowledge or experience in program content and objectives. Knowledge of how to deliver educational programs in a variety of settings. Organizational skills to develop a project plan, monitor plans against established deadlines, and review and analyze results. Basic effective reading, verbal, written communications and presentation skills to interact with individuals from diverse backgrounds. Ability to maintain positive interactions with others and work cooperatively. Experience using business software systems in the completion of work assignments; i.e., Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint. Proficiency in smartphone use and Adobe PDF, and GoogleDocs. 1-2 years of relevant work experience with BA/BS degree in related field or equivalent experience (i.e., community based education or counseling for older adults or informal caregivers). Demonstrated high-level communications skills to convey information in a clear and concise way. Must be bilingual Korean/English and highly fluent in speaking, reading, and writing in Korean language especially. Demonstrated skill in interacting with persons in various social, cultural, economic and educational background. Demonstrated skill in excellent time management. Strong attention to detail Demonstrated ability to properly evaluate information, and prepare concise, well organized reports, summaries, and correspondence. Ability to think critically, compile data from various sources, and prepare reports. Skill in working independently, taking initiative and following through on all assignments. Ability to multitask and meet deadlines within a fast-paced environment with frequent disruptions. Ability to work as a supportive, cooperative member of a team. Ability to establish and maintain files and records. Ability to drive to travel to community sites including interstate routes.


Travel to sites for research participant s home for education as well as community sites for recruitment such as having meetings with organizations and local medical offices

Final candidate subject to background check. As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts.

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

UCI provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities upon request. For more information, please contact Human Resources at (949) 824-0500.

Keywords: University of California - Irvine, Irvine , Community Health Worker - 12787, Healthcare , Irvine, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Other Healthcare Jobs

Description: Job Description Home Instead East LA office is a non-medical service provider in the
Company: Home Instead
Location: San Gabriel
Posted on: 11/24/2020

RN CVOR / CVICU / Cath Lab (Seasonal Travel Nurse Jobs)
Description: Travel Nurses Needed - All RN Specialties br Registered Nurses: CathLab, CVOR CVICU Assignmnets br Hospitals are posting their seasonal staffing needs br Would you like to spend the fall / winter (more...)
Company: RN Travel HealthCare Jobs
Location: Santee
Posted on: 11/24/2020

Travel RN Nursing Jobs - All Specialties
Description: Travel Nurses Needed - All RN Specialties Nationwide Travel Nursing Assignments Looking for a travel assignment, or get information about traveling as a Registered Nurse You are in the right place, the (more...)
Company: HealthCare Travelers
Location: Santee
Posted on: 11/24/2020

Respiratory Therapist Crisis Rates
Description: Respiratory Therapist RRT, CRT Locum Tenens Travel Assignments br Looking for that perfect Respiratory Therapist Job, this is the best resource. One quick More Info Request gets you in front of the (more...)
Company: HealthCare Traveler (Allied Health)
Location: La Mirada
Posted on: 11/24/2020

Registered Respiratory Therapist - (RRT)
Description: Generalist opening in La Mesa, California. This and other respiratory therapy jobs brought to you by Job Description Requirements br Registered Respiratory Therapist - RRT (more...)
Company: Club Staffing
Location: La Mesa
Posted on: 11/24/2020

Seasonal Travel RN Jobs - ICU, CVICU, SICU, MICU, NICU, PICU
Description: Travel Nurses Needed - All RN Specialties Registered Nurses: Critical Care ICU, CVICU, SICU, MICU Hospitals are posting their seasonal staffing needs Would you like to spend the fall / winter somewhere (more...)
Company: HealthCare Travelers
Location: Santee
Posted on: 11/24/2020

Travel Nurse RN Trauma Surgery ORRN
Description: Nationwide Travel Nurse Jobs - Trauma Surgery RN Are you looking for a new nursing job Would you like to spend the season somewhere you've never been Hospitals nationwide are looking for qualified (more...)
Company: HealthCare Travelers
Location: La Mesa
Posted on: 11/24/2020

Travel RN - ICU - Nights - Poway , CA
Description: FlexCare is a nationwide leader in the staffing of travel nurses and clinicians. With access to thousands of facilities around the country, our mission is to deliver premier travel staffing solutions (more...)
Company: FlexCare Medical Staffing
Location: Poway
Posted on: 11/24/2020

RN / Registered Nurse / California / Any / Travel RN-PCU Job
Description: Specialty: RN-Endoscopy TravelLocations: Palm Springs, CaliforniaShift: VariableDuration: 13 weeksStart Date: ASAPJob Description ul li Endoscopy Nurses assist specialists when endoscopy is being (more...)
Company: All Medical Personnel
Location: Placentia
Posted on: 11/24/2020

ER Travel RN - Job Id: JO02950313
Description: Medical Staffing Options is seeking a qualified
Company: Medical Staffing Options
Location: La Mesa
Posted on: 11/24/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

Irvine RSS job feeds