Join a passionate, committed team in a dynamic health center serving vulnerable patients in the beautiful state of Maine. The Maine Mobile Health Program (MMHP) seeks a Financial Assistant to support its mission of improving the health status of Maine’s seasonal workers and their families by providing culturally appropriate care and services.
The Financial Assistant reports directly to the Finance Director and works from the Augusta, Maine administrative office. This individual is responsible for maintaining accounts payable, processing payroll, assisting with benefits administration, assisting in the preparation of monthly financial reports and analyzing financial data.
For the past 28 years, MMHP has provided health care access to migrant and seasonal farmworkers (MSFWs) across Maine. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and federally qualified health center (FQHC), MMHP has an innovative approach to medical care that is low-barrier, values cultural competency and embraces the human dignity of an invisible and vulnerable population. MMHP’s unique model brings medical, dental and behavioral health services to patients where they live and work via medical mobile units and by connecting clients to local partners.
This is a 40 hrs/wk FTE hourly position and includes generous benefits (equal up to 30% of base pay-Section 125 for health, dental and/or vision insurance coverage or taken as cash) in addition to paid time off, holidays, option of HSA/FSA and IRA. The office operates Monday-Thursday with the option to work from home on Fridays.
Individuals with the desire to serve migrant and seasonal farmworkers in the rural regions of Maine and with a strong work ethic and knowledge of accounting are encouraged to apply.
MMHP is an equal opportunity employer.
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To apply, please send cover letter and resume to the Finance Director at ###svanapr#at#znvarzbovyr.bet###.
Community Health Worker 2 (Bilingual)
The Maine Mobile Health Program seeks individuals with bilingual skills in English/Haitian Creole and English/Spanish for unique outreach positions during the 2019 wreath-making season from late October until mid-December to facilitate access to care and services for Maine’s migrant and seasonal farmworkers (MSFWs) and their families. The CHW 2 is a respected member of their community who acts as a bridge between medical providers and individuals to promote health, reduce health disparities, and improve access to care as well as to advocate for individual and community needs. MMHP is Maine’s only farmworker health program and provides mobile clinics to farmworkers across the state to reduce the barriers that they face to accessing medical care.
The CHW will provide health outreach services to MSFWs in DownEast Maine with a focus on supporting the migrant workers from Ellsworth to Calais.
- Outreach to farmworker camps
- Interpretation on behalf of patients and clinicians during evening and weekend clinics
- Health education
- Care coordination to assist with understanding the health care system in Maine (including transporting patients and interpreting for them in a clinical setting)
Ideal candidate will be a highly motivated individual with strong interpersonal skills, be able to empathize with patients, and have a commitment to supporting seasonal farmworkers in Maine with their access to health care. This individual should have an understanding of the farmworker community either because of prior work, relationship in/to the community and/or other life experience such as shared language or culture. The candidate should be comfortable working in mobile settings with flexible work-plans. This position has full-time and part-time options available starting in late October, with a combination of daytime and evening hours, Monday – Friday. Reliable transportation/clean driving record, basic computer skills, and an ability to speak, read and write in Haitian Creole or Spanish at an advanced level are a must.
To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to Victoria Rodriguez at ###iebqevthrm#at#znvarzbovyr.bet### by Monday, November 4, 2019.
Behavioral Health Provider (Bilingual)
For over 26 years, Maine Mobile Health Program (MMHP) has provided health care services to migrant and seasonal farmworkers (MSFWs) across the state using an innovative approach to medical care that is low-barrier, values cultural competency, and embraces the human dignity of an invisible and vulnerable population. MMHP’s unique model brings medical and behavioral health services to patients via mobile units where they live and work.
MMHP seeks a Behavioral Health Provider (BH Provider) to join our passionate, committed team seeking to improve the health status of MSFWs and their families. The BH Provider, a member of the Behavioral Health Team, will work with communities in Downeast Maine with the potential for travel to other communities with an MSFW presence. The BH Provider will be responsible for coordinating the provision of behavioral health services, including substance use disorder within MSFW communities.
MMHP offers a competitive salary and benefits package that includes paid time off, paid holidays, and relocation assistance. Salary is commensurate with experience. MMHP does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, socioeconomic status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, or political affiliation. Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to Laura Valencia-Orozco at ###yinyrapvnbebmpb#at#znvarzbovyr.bet###.