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Program Coordinator/Sr. Outreach Worker

Location:
Medford, Massachusetts, United States
Salary:
negotiable
Posted:
June 14, 2018

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Anne Ihediohanma

I have a strong passion for the social work and public health profession.

Medford, MA 02155

ac5vsv@r.postjobfree.com

240-***-****

I am a professional who is intrigued with preventive health interventions and implementing long lasting social change. I have exceptional abilities to manage projects, meet time sensitive deadlines, work in diverse settings, and exceed the company's standard of expectations. I am articulate and capable of providing advice, guidance, direction, and other supportive measures to those needing such services, with a special interest in social work and public health initiatives. Willing to relocate to: Washington, DC - Baltimore, MD - Annapolis, MD Authorized to work in the US for any employer

Work Experience

Program Coordinator/Senior Outreach Worker

Whittier Street Health Center - Roxbury, MA

October 2016 to Present

•Coordinate all HIV prevention services offered at Whittier Street Health Center.

•Oversee the implementation of RESPECT, a HIV counseling program approved by CDC.

•Oversee a comprehensive HIV Counseling and Testing program.

•Records and submit required reports and documents in a timely manner.

-Run a monthly Hepatitis C support group, and supervise peer outreach worker's. On-Call Health Educator

Health Fitness Corporation - Nationwide

July 2013 to Present

- Design, implement, and evaluate health education classes to explain health topics such as; effects of tobacco use, importance of healthy eating, cancer diagnoses, and the management and prevention of diabetes.

- Input, organize, research, verify and edit data prior to conducting health education classes

- Review and evaluate the effectiveness of information dissemination as reported by participants through follow-up survey questionnaires.

Humanitarian Aid and Service

African Christian Fellowship

July 2015 to August 2015

- Traveled to Uganda with an organization named African Christian Fellowship and provided medical care and supplies to the areas of Kumi and Fort Portal.

- Partook in fundraising projects to raise money for medical supplies, and collected donations of clothes, shoes, sandals and hygiene products that were provided to the children.

- Worked with doctors, nurses and fellow team members to deliver medicines to sick children and adults.

- I, along with fellow participants, also fed everyone, and counseled adolescents ages 16 to 22. Social Work Internship

Docs in the Park - Baltimore, MD

September 2014 to April 2015

- Managed vendor booths at community health fairs to inform residents of local park access and the benefits of outdoor activities.

- Facilitated seminars in workshop format to citizens of low-income communities about choosing healthy lifestyles.

- Collaborated with internal and external stakeholders to create a community asset map as a resource for residents in the local neighborhood.

- Undertook the outreach and communication of a petition for the construction of indoor swimming pool and community recreational center in a low-income neighborhood called Carroll Park, Baltimore City.

Social Work Internship

Baltimore City Public School System - Baltimore, MD September 2013 to April 2014

- Provided weekly supportive counseling for 5-6 students including follow-up case notes.

- Mediated among and supported special education students and co-facilitated female support group.

- Hands-on experience with small and large classes of various age groups, educational and grade level. Certified Nurse Aide

Genesis Healthcare - Silver Spring, MD

July 2010 to September 2013

- Engaged elderly patients through the discussion of physical and health educational topics.

- Topics discussed included the negative effects of tobacco and substance abuse.

- Assisted patients' physician, family members, and healthcare team in understanding the nature of patients' illness.

Education

Master's in Social Work

University of Maryland, Baltimore - Baltimore, MD

2013 to 2015

Bachelor of Science in Community Health Education/ Minor in Psychology Salisbury University - Salisbury, MD

2009 to 2013

Skills

Microsoft Office, Ms Excel, CPR Certified, First Aid Certified, Using the EMR called EPIC Links

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wjlaA-CHRvw

Awards

Graduate School Scholarship Award

September 2014

I was a recipient of the Sandra D. Hess Scholarship for Community Practice at the University of Maryland School of Social Work Graduate School

Certifications/Licenses

Health Symposium

January 2015 to Present

I received a Certificate for participation in International Mental Health Symposium in Kerala, India. Additional Information

Fluent in English and the tribal language Igbo from Nigeria Relevant Coursework from Master's degree: Research Methods/Management/Community Practice, Community Organization, International Social Work in India, Social Welfare & Social Policy Relevant Coursework from Bachelor's degree: Community Health, Foundation of Health Education, Planning & Assessing Health Programs, Human Sexuality Education, Health Behavior



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