Performs duties to meet the goals of chlldren enrolled in the Early Childhood Program (ECP). Position will be responsible for planning, organizing, and administering in the areas of Health and Mental Wellness. Will work closely with children, famllies, teachers, and other programs within the Pueblo of Jemez to make sure the child's overall health needs are met.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Medical Assistant Certificate required. Associates or Bachelors Degree preferred in a health related field. Two or more years experience working with an Early Childhood Program, Public Health, and/or a related field. Towa Speaker preferred. Must have current physical examination and tuberculosis test or obtain within 30 days of hire. Must possess a valid driver's license and be insurable through the tribe's insurance carrier. Position is subject to a Motor Vehicle and a full Background Check prior to hire for suitability.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED: Knowledgeable of basic health information and medical terminology. Ability to take vitals and body temperature. Knowledgeable of Early Childhood Development, Head Start, and Head Start Performance Standards. Possess excellent oral and written communication skills, good personality and character. Knowledge of office skills and procedures. Skill in organizing and establishing priorities. Knowledge in the use of a personal computer and its software. Adhere to all confidentiality requirements.