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MHA Seeks Bilingual Mental Health Educator

The Position: MHA's team of passionate professionals seeks an excellent self-directed and bilingual individual fluent in English and Spanish (spoken and written) for the Bilingual Mental Health Educator's position. The Bilingual Mental Health Educator's essential functions are to 1) support the Director of Education and Advocacy Education Director and 2) play a lead role in providing mental health education within the Latinx community. This position's responsibilities will include but will not be limited to:

• Planning, executing, and delivering the following courses; suicide prevention (QPR Gatekeeper), MHFA (all modules), Advocacy, De-Escalation, and other training in Spanish and English on a routine basis.
• Community Outreach
• Other Program Administrative

Minimum Position Qualifications:

Education: Bachelor's Degree in Education, Psychology, Public Health, or Human Service Field desired.

Experience: A passion for mental health education and advocacy is essential. Demonstrated fluency in English and Spanish (spoken and written) is a requirement. Self-directed individual with at least 3-5 years in the mental health or related human services field, with progressive responsibilities in public health, human/social services, or similar community-based program planning, training/public speaking, and evaluation. Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with internal staff, community-based, and private sector organizations. Candidates with prior community engagement and training/facilitation/teaching experience are preferred. Candidates must exhibit cultural competence and the ability to with diverse populations.

To Apply:
Interested applicants may send a resume and cover letter to hr@mhacentralcarolinas.org by 5:00 p.m., Thursday, Octoboer 8, 2020.

MHA is an equal opportunity employer


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