Our Early Head Start Program at Omaha Early Center Gateway is looking for a great Health Services Specialist to provide onsite health services to children age birth to three. If you are an LPN or CNA, this could be the perfect job for you!
In this position you would monitor the healh records and status of each student enrolled, making sure they have their immunizations, physicals, well baby exams, are receiving dental care and follow up with any identified special healh needs. The Health Service Specialist also works with a team of administrators to develop and implement individual health plans and follow-up as needed. Daily duties also include responding to dental health emergencies, medication administration, handling and storage, injury prevention and safety awareness, promoting hygiene and sanitation and making sure the first aid kits are stocked and accessable.
Another important function is to work with Child Nutrition Services to identify children’s nutritional needs, make sure that meals provided meet all Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) regulatory requirements, and maintain current information on children with food allergies and provide substitutions according to their food allergy action plan.
Family involvement is another important part of our program so you would work with other team members and community partners to identify needs and provide health and nutrition information, training, community events and services to the community.
As the Health Services Specialist you would be responsible for entering health data on each child. You must have good Microsoft Office; Outlook, Excel and Word skills as well as efficient and accurate Typing and Data Entry ability. You will also be responsible for preparing and submitting reports as required by State and Federal regulations and licensing.
To be considered for this position you must be;
And that's not ALL...We offer COMPETITIVE PAY and a GREAT BENEFITS package!
If you are ready to enjoy coming to work every day and take pride in your work knowing that you are providing support that is helping the community…Apply online via Careerlink TODAY.
The Nebraska Early Childhood Collaborative family includes several early learning centers in Omaha/Lincoln; Educare Omaha at Kellom Elementary and Indian Hill Elementary, Educare Lincoln, Early Childhood Services and Omaha Early Learning Centers at Skinner Elementary, Gateway Elementary and a new site opening Fall 2019 at Kennedy Elementary. EOE/ADA employer.
|Date Posted||February 13, 2019|
|Date Closes||March 15, 2019|
|Address||5810 South 42nd St|
|Located In||Omaha, NE|
|Work At||Early Learning Center at Gateway|
|Job Type||Full-time Employee|
|Compensation||Salary, $40,000.00 - $45,000.00, Based on Experience|
|Experience Level||Intermediate (3-7 yrs. experience)|
Work Monday-Friday Days
|Hours||40 hours per week|
|SOC Category||21-1091.00 Health Educators|
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