Community Health Navigator

Location: 
Milwaukee, WI
Publication Date: 
Tuesday, January 8, 2013 (All day)
Company Name: 
Children’s Hospital & Health Systems is partnering with Walnut Way(www.walnutway.org)

COMMUNITY HEALTH NAVIGATOR POSITION

The goal of the Community Health Navigator role is to improve health outcomes by linking families with available resources.  Navigators must have demonstrated good standing within their community and an interest in improving outcomes for their neighborhood.  Demonstrate skills in creative problem-solving, and have in-depth knowledge of the assets and challenges of the community to be served.  Have the ability to work with medical professionals to ensure follow up and coordination of recommended services. 

 This position requires a high school education or equivalent.  Some college preferred. Experience with community programs or health organizations.  This position will serve the Lindsay Heights Neighborhood, which is between 8th and 20th Streets and Walnut and Locust Streets.  Some evening and weekend hours will be required.  The Community Health Navigator will be an employee of Children’s Hospital and Health Systems.

 Applications are accepted online only through Children’s Hospital.  To apply, please visit: www.chw.org/careers and search for “community health navigator.”