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 100,000+ workers and 220,000 covered lives 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 seeking a Bilingual Health Promoter (health care organizer) for our Chicago office. Our ideal candidate is passionate about social justice, working with a diverse, working class population and has experience in at least one of the following fields: labor, community or health care organizing; social work with a social justice focus; diabetes/health education; case management; community health work/health promotion. Proficiency in spoken and written English and Spanish is required.
Health Promoters work with our service sector union members and their family (primarily hotel and food service employees) with high-risk health conditions. They meet at their worksites, union hall/office, hospital rooms, provider offices, and in their homes throughout the greater Boston area. Additionally, they identify and develop our member leaders to further this work.