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Job Opening with Taylor County Public Health


1st Five Healthy Mental Development Site Coordinator
Taylor County Public Health


Taylor County Public Health has an opening for a 1st Five Healthy Mental Development Site Coordinator. This full-time position is responsible for developing effective strategies to build relationships with primary care providers, community-based agencies, and referral sources to support children’s healthy mental development within Fremont, Montgomery, Page and Taylor Counties. The 1st Five Site Coordinator supports health providers in the earlier detection of social-emotional and developmental delays and family risk-related factors in children birth to 5 years; and coordinates referrals, interventions and follow-up. The coordinator also works with various community partners to promote healthy mental development through community trainings and other events. This is a full-time position based in Bedford, IA. The ideal candidate must be a health professional with a bachelor’s degree in health education, counseling, nursing, sociology, or psychology OR a graduate of a bachelor’s degree program or higher in social work. Applicants must have a basic knowledge of child health development and related community services. Some travel required. Email cover letter and resume to: admin@taylorcountyhealth.com or mail to: Taylor County Public Health, 405 Jefferson St, Bedford, IA  50833. Resumes accepted through 6/17/21. EOE