Looking for a way to influence the health and healthcare of many?
If so, we’d love to hear from you! Our mission-driven organization is focused on the“Triple Aim” - Better Health, Better Healthcare and Lower Costs to individuals and their families who participate in our health plans.
UNITE HERE HEALTH serves 90,000+ workers in the hospitality and gaming industry nationwide. Our desire to be innovative and progressive drives us to develop impactful programs and benefits designed to engage our participants in managing their own health and healthcare. Our vision is exciting and challenging. Please read on to learn more about this great opportunity!
UNITE HERE HEALTH is the health fund for UNITE HERE, the hotel, food service and gaming workers union – one of the most progressive labor unions in the country. We work closely with the union and our employers to provide affordable, quality health insurance, and run programs that address the health needs of our working class, largely immigrant population. Our goal is to help participants take control of their health and develop a sense of ownership of their health fund.
We have an impactful mission critical career opportunity for a Bilingual Spanish/English Health Promoter (health care organizer). Our ideal candidate is passionate about social justice, working with a working class population and has experience in at least one of the following fields: labor, community, or health care organizing; diabetes/health education; case management; community health work/health promotion. Fluency in the following languages is required: Spanish for our Los Angeles, Chicago and Atlantic City Offices, Cantonese for our Boston Office. Ability to speak any of the following other languages is a plus; Mandarin, French, Haitian Creole, Portuguese, and Arabic.
This position will engage with participants primarily one-on-one but also in group settings, at their worksites, union hall/office meetings, hospital rooms, provider offices and homes.