Works in coordination with San Felipe Pueblo community health programs and Indian health services.
Health & Wellness
Works in coordination with San Felipe Pueblo community health programs and Indian health services: Including Public Health Nursing, Health Education, Nutrition Education, Diabetes Education, and San Felipe Health Clinic to Promote Wellness, increase community knowledge of disease prevention, assist with chronic and acute disease follow-up, overseeing the Audiology program.
Additional Responsibilities: This job requires supervision of unlicensed, paraprofessional Community Health Representative staff.
Education: High school diploma or general education degree (GED).
To perform successfully in this position and individual must be willing to learn new skills, adapt to unfamiliar routines, work evening and nighttime hours, and work in close coordination with and under supervision of professional staff.
Must be bilingual in English and Keres and knowledgeable of Pueblo of San Felipe cultural values, norms, and traditions. Must have at least two (2) years experience as CHR and must have current certification or attended the following:
1. American Heart Association or American Red Cross CPR
2. American Red Cross Basic First Aide
3. Indian Health Services Basic 100 Course
4. Indian health Service Confidentiality training
5. Defense driving course
An additional 20-hour per year of training in one of the following specialty areas is also required:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Exposure to outside weather in all seasons is necessary because of required visits to homes and schools.
I agree to perform the duties of this position description to the best of my abilities to serve the people of the San Felipe Pueblo.