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In partnership with AmeriCorps VISTA, CHRISTUS Health seeks to support the growth/capacity of the Community Health department infrastructure to result in greater alignment to community needs, improvement of community health outcomes, and increased health equity. The System Community Health VISTA Leader will support the recruitment and training of Regional Community Health VISTA Coordinators; coordinate and monitor the activities of the Regional Community Health VISTA Coordinators; and develop and coordinate volunteer partnerships with the community.
Support the recruitment and selection of Regional Community Health VISTA Coordinators.
Develop and conduct onboarding, orientation, and trainings for Regional Community Health VISTA Coordinators.
Facilitate engagement of Regional Community Health VISTA Coordinators across the health system and monitor monthly reports.
Provide support in coordinating the Regional VISTA Community Health Coordinators' community resource list and program evaluations.
Coordinate volunteer partnerships between CHRISTUS Health and the community.
40 hours/week Mon-Fri, regular business hours (occasional nights/weekends)
Must be at least 18 years of age
Must have reliable transportation
Must either be a citizen, national, or lawful permanent resident of the United States
Completion of at least one full-term service in AmeriCorps VISTA, AmeriCorps National, or Peace Corps program
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.