Program Director, Capacity Building Assistance – Weslaco, Texas, Ypsilanti, Michigan, Tampa/Orlando, Florida, Tri-Cities/Yakima, Washington

MHP Salud, a national non-profit agency that implements Community Health Worker (CHW) programs, as well as provides support services to other agencies who wish to start-up or strengthen their own CHW programs, is currently seeking a Program Director. As a member of the Capacity-Building Assistance (CBA) Team, this position will be instrumental in advancing the organization’s strategy of promoting the CHW profession within the Federally-Qualified Health Center (FQHC) safety net. The Program Manager will travel across the country to provide high-quality training on the CHW model, develop a wide variety of training and technical assistance resources and materials, and work with the Marketing team to ensure the CHW model and CBA resources are being effectively promoted across social media outlets. The Program Director will also oversee direct service CHW programs as needed.

The Florida and Washington locations are virtual sites in which the candidate would be required to work remotely and engage in the organizations’ culture of virtual communication in the workplace to be successful in this position. The Program Director must have the ability to read, write and speak in English and Spanish. 

Staff diversity and innovative programming make MHP Salud a fun and supportive work environment. The organization offers positions that challenge staff and inspire personal growth. At the same time, MHP Salud’s excellent, family-friendly personnel policies encourage staff members to model healthy living on all levels.

MHP Salud believes in the importance of accessible and affordable benefits that allow you and your family to be healthy and plan for your future. As you join us in our work as a full-time regular employee (in 2017, less than 5% of our employees were part-time or temporary), the following benefits begin on your first day of employment:

  • For health care, we pay 100% of employee premiums, 75% of the premium for employee +1 plans, and 85% of the premiums for family plans. We pay 100% of the employees dental and vision plans, with the option to add coverage for dependents.
  • We provide employer-paid life insurance and offer you the ability to add more for yourself and your spouse and children and carry excellent employer-paid long-term disability insurance for our employees.
  • You are immediately vested in our 401K retirement plan with an employer contribution of 6.5 % of your salary with an additional 2% if matched by you.
  • In addition to 13 paid holidays, employees receive 12 paid Health and Wellness days per year, and receive 152 hours of leave in their first year (increasing in their 4th and 8th year).

Salary Range: $53,001 – $62,830 DOQ

Complete applications online. Please include the following components:

  1. Completed MHP Salud Job Application
  2. Current resume
  3. Names and contact information for three work references
  4. Writing Sample (3-5 pages max PDF format)
  5. Masters in Public Health preferred *

Official transcripts will be required before hiring.

INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS or automated resume only applications will not be considered. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. MHP Salud will contact qualified candidates by email. Interviews will take place during the month of June 2019.