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CAPI USA Community Health Navigator Spanish Language in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota

ORGANIZATION SUMMARY: CAPI USA (CAPI) has been working with immigrant, refugee and U.S. born communities in need since 1982 and serves over 6,000 participants annually across three core service areas including Basic Needs, Economic Empowerment and Civic Engagement. With a diverse staff of 30, who collectively speak 15 languages, a new headquarters in Brooklyn Center, MN, and a second multi-service community center in Minneapolis, CAPI is working hard to help close the equity gap as we celebrate the tremendous skills, strength and resiliency of those who walk through our doors. CAPI s mission is to guide individuals in their journey toward self-determination. CAPI s holistic programming seeks to enhance economic and social change opportunities that allow people of all ages and nationalities to lead successful lives. JOB SUMMARY: This position is responsible for helping to educate and conduct outreach to Spanish-speaking community members in Brooklyn Center and North Minneapolis to increase understanding of and participation in COVID-19 testing, case interviews, and contact tracing.?We are looking for a highly motivated individual with a positive attitude and a passion for working with immigrant, refugee, and low-income communities. This position will last for 6 months, Spanish bi-lingual language skills are required. JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: Assist community members with pre-registering online for COVID-19 testing Work with CAPI s Communications Manager, and the Minnesota Department of Health to launch a social media campaign to educate Spanish-speaking community members on COVID-19 case interviews and contact tracing. Provide phone-based education and outreach on COVID-19 testing to Spanish-speaking community members. Work with CAPI s Food Shelf staff to conduct outreach to households on a weekly basis Actively participate in meetings with the Minnesota Department of Health and other service providers to share information on community needs Abide by privacy laws and understand the need to maintain client confidentiality Travel required to greater Minnesota twice monthly, as needed HOURLY PAY: $24.00

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