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Health Specialist – Work From Home – STG International

Deadline to Apply:
Location: Remote From Home
Status: Full Time
Start Date: ASAP
Wage Rate: Negotiable
Qualifications:

A minimum of a BA or a BS, with a preference for a Master’s Degree, from an accredited university or college in public health, mental health, health education, maternal and child health, or health administration. If the highest degree was awarded more than ten years ago, the resume should be specific regarding such events as courses, conferences, seminars attended that ensure the specialist remains current in their field;
A minimum of five years’ experience related to health services in a Head Start/Early Head Start program specific to the development and implementation of comprehensive health services, including the integration of health services to other Head Start service areas;
Demonstrated ability to analyze health related data and assist grantees to make data driven decisions in order to improve the effectiveness and quality of program operations;
Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly, both orally and in writing to various audiences;
Demonstrated experience with the provision of ongoing consultation or technical assistance related to health services for children birth to five years old;
Ability to help grantees prioritize health goals and objectives, including those related to a grantee’s school readiness goals;
Experience addressing the health needs of children from diverse backgrounds such as children with special health care needs, children with disabilities, children who are dual language learners, children in family child care settings, and/or children who are homeless.


Responsibilities:

STG International is seeking qualified candidates for Health Specialist to work FT supporting the Office of Head Start in Region V. The Health Specialist can reside in any of the Region V states (IL, IN, MI, WI, OH, MN)

The contractor’s Health Specialist shall:
Serve as a resource to other TTA specialists on comprehensive health services, including mental health and environmental health and safety, in accordance with the requirements of the Head Start Program Performance Standards across the birth to five spectrum;
Serve as a liaison between regional and central OHS and the National Center on Health and Wellness and other agencies relevant to the work of the Regional Office;
Participate in case conferences about individual grantees, at the request of the Regional Office;
Serve as a resource to other TTA specialists on strategies for engaging families around issues on health;
Serve as a point of dissemination to program and TTA specialists about health data specific to grantees;
Aggregate and analyze state and regional health data from a variety of sources to identify emerging trends and patterns impacting Head Start and Early Head Start grantees;
Provide training on topics related to health to regional office staff, grantees and state partners, at the direction of the Regional Office;
Provide direct TTA to grantees, as directed by the Regional Office;
Incorporate other tasks specific to health reflective of evolving national priorities as presented by the Office of Head Start, National Centers, Regional Office, and/or aggregate regional assessment data.


Additional Info:

Position comes with benefits, paid time off, and perks for the home office.


Application Instructions:

Link to Apply:

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