Colorado Healthcare Corps Member


Community Resource Center
789 N. Sherman St. Suite 210
Denver, CO 80203
United States

Category
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
No
Degree Required
No
Accepts NHA Certifications
Yes
Security Clearance Required
Yes Background check required
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

Interested in healthcare but not sure where to start? Join the Colorado Healthcare Corps! 

Get paid to explore a high-demand career while caring for your community - no experience necessary!

In this national service position, you will get paid to serve in a direct patient care role while receiving on the job training. Gain hands-on experience in healthcare, while receiving professional development, career coaching, and a robust benefits package including:

  • A living allowance of $1,279 distributed every 2 weeks

    • PLUS: All CHC members receive a housing stipend - equal to 75% of the fair market value of a 1 bedroom in the assigned healthcare facility’s county

    • PLUS: CHC members who need it can request a childcare stipend of $300 per child/month under the age of 13 (up to 3 children)

  • Full health insurance (medical, dental, vision, and access to mental health support)

  • An education award at the end of service of $3,172.50 to repay student loans or for future education expenses

We have positions available at healthcare sites across the state, so you can serve and start a new career in your community. Some sites may require specific certifications such as Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Qualified Medication Administration Personnel (QMAP) and Medical Assistant (MA), while others are recruiting people without any specific healthcare certifications or experience. All sites offer on-the-job training and we have opportunities for eligible members to earn a FREE healthcare certifications (BLS, QMAP, CNA) while serving their community and earning competitive benefits. Additional information on site-specific requirements will be discussed during the interview process. Positions will be filled on a rolling basis, with preference given to early applicants.

Many sites have a high need for individuals who speak Spanish, so bi-lingual Spanish is a plus!

For more information, visit https://crcamerica.org/chc/

To apply, please fill out this Google form.


Job Requirements
Candidates must be Colorado residents by the start of service. This is an in-person AmeriCorps member position that serves full time, 40 hours a week. Your assigned shifts will be based on healthcare site staffing needs. In addition, these are the standard eligibility requirements for serving as an AmeriCorps member in this program:

· Ability to serve full time (40 hours a week) to complete a 900-hour service term in 25 weeks

· If prior National Service experience, must not have been terminated for cause

· 18 years of age prior to start date

· Ability to pass a National Service criminal history background check

· Hold one of the following citizenship statuses: US citizen, US National, Lawful Permanent Resident Aliens
Employer
Community Resource Center
Heather Holladay
789 N. Sherman St. Suite 210
Denver CO 80203
United States