Extension Public Health AmeriCorps-Mahoning County

Extension Public Health AmeriCorps-Mahoning County

Americorps | Canfield, OH, 44406, US
Salary Range:$25,000 – $42,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

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Description

Extension Public Health AmeriCorps-Mahoning County

The Extension Public Health AmeriCorps (E-PHAC) half time member will be a part of a unique one-of-a-kind program in the state of Ohio. E-PHAC members will be in one of 7 "hubs" across the state, located in OSU Extension offices. Working in teams of 2 the member will engage community stakeholders, including youth, to determine through input and assessment a public health-oriented issue that impacts the whole community and work with a team of youth to plan, implement and report on the service project. Goals of the service projects include: 1. Addressing public health needs of local communities by providing support in state and local public health settings; 2. Advancing more equitable health outcomes for underserved communities; 3. Exposing youth to public health and other health related career opportunities. Further help on this page can be found by clicking here.

Member Duties : Member teams of 2 the member will take lead in engaging community stakeholders, including youth, to determine through input and assessment a public health-oriented issue that impacts the whole community and support member teams in their work with groups of youth and adults to plan, implement and report on the service project. This member position will support hub supervisors in communication with member teams, develop outreach and recruitment strategies, support projects that member teams develop and implement, co-facilitate training of all volunteers with program director.

Program Benefits : Training , Living Allowance .

Terms :

Car recommended , Permits attendance at school during off hours , Permits working at another job during off hours , Uniforms provided and required .

Service Areas :

Public Health AmeriCorps .

Skills :

Community Organization , Youth Development , Public Health , Team Work , General Skills .