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Health Promotion & Instructional Specialist

Company: Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic
Location: Toppenish
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Implements curriculum, instructs participants, and organizes instruction to meet the needs of the participants.


  • Education: HS Diploma is required.
  • Experience: 2 years' experience working with participants (adult or youth) in a classroom/program related setting or in a health promotion related field is required. An Associate's or Bachelor's degree in a health related field may substitute for the two year requirement.
  • Licenses/Certificates/Registration: Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) or eligible to become certified preferred (Health Promotion Specialist only). Must provide results of FBI background check. First Aid/CPR card required within 30 days of hire. Current Washington State driver's license and proof of automobile liability insurance coverage required.
  • Knowledge/Skills/Abilities Required: Bilingual (English and Spanish) preferred; ability to work independently; ability to work with culturally diverse populations; ability to communicate effectively orally and written; knowledge of human service programs and the ability to develop effective working relationships with clients, social service providers and partners; ability to work some evening and weekends; ability to develop lesson plans.


We serve more than 181,000 patients across 25 medical clinics, 14 dental clinics, 10 pharmacies, and 64 program sites in two states. We are Level 3 Certified as a Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH). With integrated services including medical, dental, pharmacy, orthodontia, primary care nutritional counseling, autism screening, and primary care behavioral health, YVFWC's patient-centered model of care offers patients the full spectrum of care and shelter assistance, energy assistance, weatherization, HIV and AIDS counseling and testing, home visits, and four mobile medical/dental clinics.

Working at YVFWC

Working in our organization means being the passionate champion for those who have no voice. It means having the opportunity to work with underserved populations and with peers committed to the same work.

At Farm Workers Clinic:

  • We will consistently trust one another to work for the common good.
  • We will foster integrity by demonstrating ethical behavior and insisting on doing what we say we will do.
  • We will demonstrate transparency by being candid and truthful no matter the risk.
  • We will create partnerships to strengthen ourselves and our community.
  • We will fight for just treatment for all individuals.
  • We will let joy in.
  • We have the courage to be an agent of change and refuse anything short of excellence.

Our mission celebrates diversity. We are committed to equal opportunity employment.

Keywords: Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic, Yakima , Health Promotion & Instructional Specialist, Other , Toppenish, Washington

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