Company: Cambridge Health Alliance
Posted on: November 15, 2023
Location: -CHA Windsor Street Care Center -Work Days: -3-8
hours/week, days, evenings, weekends - -Category: -Human and Social
Services - -Department: -Agenda for Children - -Job Type: Per Diem
On Call - -Work Shift: Various Shifts -Hours/Week: 0.00 -Union: No
-Union Name: Non UnionDEPARTMENT DESCRIPTION:The Agenda for
Children Literacy Initiative at the Cambridge Public Health
Department is an early literacy program supporting Cambridge moms,
dads and caregivers of children birth to 8 years old through 3
programs - Let's Talk!, Pathways to Family Success and Cambridge
Participate in, organize, and/or facilitate home visits, workshops,
and events that:
--- Help parents understand the importance of talking and reading
to their young children.
--- Provide information to parents about resources and services
that are available to them.
--- Help parents connect to agencies or organizations
--- Do home visits to families in English and/or your home
language. This includes finding families who want to be visited, as
well as visiting them.
--- Outreach to families in your communities through mailings,
phone calls, and in-person conversations.
--- Attend activities, events and fairs with Agenda for Children
--- Assist and/or lead workshops in English, and also in another
language (if you are Bilingual).
--- Continue to learn about available community resources.
--- Attend all necessary training sessions.
- - -MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:Other information:
--- Promote literacy (talking and reading)
Work with parents
Connect to families with young children. Strong communication
High school diploma/GED required
In keeping with federal, state and local laws, Cambridge Health
Alliance (CHA) policy forbids employees and associates to
discriminate against anyone based on race, religion, color, gender,
age, marital status, national origin, sexual orientation, gender
identity, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic
protected by law. We are committed to establishing and maintaining
a workplace free of discrimination. We are fully committed to equal
employment opportunity. We will not tolerate unlawful
discrimination in the recruitment, hiring, termination, promotion,
salary treatment or any other condition of employment or career
development. Furthermore, we will not tolerate the use of
discriminatory slurs, or other remarks, jokes or conduct, that in
the judgment of CHA, encourage or permit an offensive or hostile
- Cambridge Health Alliance brings Care to the People - including
your neighbors, friends and family. Our local hospitals and care
centers serve our vibrant, diverse communities, and play an
integral role in improving health. As passionate advocates for the
underserved, we actively partner with our communities to take on
challenging public health issues, and conduct important research to
help reduce barriers to care. We believe that everyone deserves
access to high quality, convenient health care. This is why our
employees believe in where they work and why many build long,
rewarding careers at CHA.
Healthcare is changing rapidly. CHA has a strategic plan that
charts a proactive course for our future. It is built on a vision
of equity and excellence for everyone, every time. It also
recognizes that our workforce is our most valuable asset and
prioritizes competitive salaries, benefits and professional
development opportunities for employees. The strategic plan is
changing the way we provide care and improving the health and
experience of our patients; we are looking for smart, committed,
compassionate people who want to be part of making our vision of
better health and equity a reality.
At CHA, you can believe in where you work and go home every day
knowing you made a difference. Join our team and help us bring Care
to the People.
Keywords: Cambridge Health Alliance, Cambridge , Literacy Ambassador, Other , Cambridge, Massachusetts
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