Peak Vista Community Health Centers
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Well Child Attendant Full Time - Bilingual
at Peak Vista Community Health Centers
|Title:||Well Child Attendant Full Time - Bilingual|
|Department Location:||Health Center at International Circle, 2828 International Circle, , Colorado Springs, CO 80910|
|Category:||Administrative / Clerical / Skill Trades|
Peak Vista Community Health Centers is a nonprofit health care organization whose mission is to provide exceptional health care to people facing access barriers through clinical programs and education. We provide integrated health care services to include medical, dental and behavioral health throughout 26 outpatient health centers within El Paso, Teller, Lincoln, Adams, Elbert and Kit Carson counties. We deliver care with our strong “Hospitality” culture. Our organization has over 950 employees and serves more than 94,000 patients annually in the Pikes Peak and East Central regions of Colorado. Peak Vista is accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, Inc. (AAAHC).
Job Summary (Essential Functions)
The well child waiting area provides an attended room where well children (ages 6 months to 10 years) may play while a family member is receiving services at PVCHC. Responsible for well-being and safety of up to 10 children of varying ages at a time. Children are never left unattended. Knowledge of alternative guidance methods as no spanking is allowed. Responsible for keeping area neat and clean. Ensure that toys are in good repair, clean and disinfected daily. Complies with all relevant policies and procedures, participates in training as requested by Manager and contributes to a positive work environment. Demonstrates the idea that "everyone is in outreach" and adheres to the Compliance Plan. Performs other duties as assigned
Education: High School diploma or GED required. Associate’s degree desirable, classes in child development desirable.
Work Experience: Experience with children required. Knowledge of alternative guidance methods, awareness of health & safety issues regarding children required.
Certificates & Licenses: Current CPR certification required
Other Skills: Bi-lingual preferred
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Must be able to frequently lift up to 20 pounds. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand and walk. The employee is occasionally required to sit.
*Successful candidates will complete pre-employment screening; which includes, but is not limited to a Criminal Background check. Peak Vista Community Health Centers is a drug and alcohol free workplace an an Equal Opportunity Employer.