Job Offer #6378
Avoid scams and fraud!
Beware of any job involving Western Union, Moneygram, wire transfer, cashier check,
or money order. Never give out financial information. More info
||Health Services Coordinator
|Short Description of the Job.
|Complete Description of the Job.
||This position oversees the facilitation of
Health Services (Medical, Dental, and Child
Safety) as per Head Start Performance
Standards, NYS Daycare Regulations, local
program policy and, if relevant, other
governing authority within Saratoga County.
Will involve provision of direct services
in the health area in the absence of a
health advocate. Requires regular travel to
make contact with staff, families, and
other agencies. Some evening and weekend
work may occasionally be required for
events such as home visits, parent teacher
conferences, Family Committee meetings,
social or community events, etc.
Program Management and Oversight
Assists Health and Nutrition
Manager in planning, implementation,
monitoring and evaluation of services for
medical, nutrition, dental, and child
Participates in record keeping,
data collection in support of PIR,
Community Assessment, program outcome
evaluation and monthly reports, as
Provides direct supervision,
training and monitoring of the Health
Advocate, Nutrition and Home Visitor staff
as assigned and ensures their compliance
with agency Service Area Plans.
Provides content area training and
technical supervision to staff.
Works as a member of the SCEOC
Assists Regional Management teams
in planning and facilitating family
engagement activities, such as Family
Committee meetings, family activities,
continuing education opportunities, family
literacy activities, newsletters,
orientations, and workshops.
Reviews files regularly to ensure
service area paperwork is accurate.
Ensures required health screenings,
in collaboration with parents, are
completed within mandated 45/90 days of
enrollment and evaluations, treatment and
follow-up are completed in a timely manner.
Monitors childrens participation
and compliance with the schedule of well
child care (EPSDT-Early and Periodic
Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment
Program), to include a medical and dental
Monitors immunization status of
children and completes annual web-based
Ensures facilities and equipment
promote a healthy and safe environment via
random health and safety checks. Monitors
inventory and maintenance of first aid
Monitors medication administration
for assigned caseload.
Conducts bi-monthly supervisory
meetings with assigned health staff.
Performs annual performance
appraisals and IDP development for health
staff in conjunction with Region Manager
and Health and Nutrition Manager.
Meets with the Health and Nutrition
Manager for supervision, training and
Adheres to all program policies.
Completes all other duties as assigned by
Requirements: please send a letter of
interest along with a resume
Minimum requirement is a degree in
a Health Related field.
Previous experience supervising
staff and working with young children is
Must be willing to obtain and
maintain Basic First Aid, CPR
certification, ServSafe and MAT (Medication
Administration Training) within the initial
probationary period and maintain
Experience working with low income
Experience or knowledge of family
strengths/family centered practice
Must be computer literate
particularly with basic office software.
Must have strong organizational and
communication skills (verbal and written),
ability to work independently, good
interpersonal skills and ability to
maintain a positive attitude with staff and
Strong organizational and
communication skills (verbal and written),
ability to work
Ability to work under pressure,
manage multiple tasks and exercise good
Ability to work effectively in a
team environment. Comfortable speaking
before groups and to provide training on a
1-1 basis or in small and large groups.
Must possess a vehicle and have a
clean drivers license and be insurable to
operate agency vehicles.
This position starts at $16.26 per hour.
Medical, Dental, Vision
Paid Vacation, Paid Personal, Paid
Paid School Breaks
SCEOC is a private, nonprofit community
action agency serving Saratoga County. We
are the designated anti-poverty agency,
dedicated to providing and promoting
opportunities for individuals and families
to achieve self-sufficiency. We are an
advocacy organization assisting families
and individuals in developing solutions to
promote healthy, thriving families and
caring community partners. We provide
services coordinated at our main office as
well and in the county schools. Services
include Head Start, WIC, Energy
Intervention/Advocacy, Latino Community
Advocacy, Vita Tax Services, Food Pantry,
Mobile Food Pantry and a Soup Kitchen.
||Salary Range: $16.00 to $16.00 per Hour
|| Saratoga County EOC
39 Bath St. / P.O. Box 169
Ballston Spa, NY 12020
|To Mail Application To Employer.
|| Saratoga County Economic Opportunity Council, Inc.
PO Box 169
Ballston Spa, NY12020
Attention: Human Resources Manager
|To Fax Application To Employer.
|| Fax Number:518-288-3234
Attention:Human Resources Manager
|To E-Mail Application To Employer.
Return To Previous Page