This infographic provides examples of the various career paths options for CHWs as a web. Each career path is classified into five categories: clinical work, social work, education, CHW management, and advocacy. Follow the dotted paths to get a quick visual of the variety of ways move into CHW work or on to other professions.
This report expands on the Career Web Infographic by providing an in-depth exploration of the different careers and paths that Community Health Workers may follow. The report, which is designed for organizations that work with the CHW workforce or within the CHW profession, includes profiles of each of the careers, graphs that showcase the overlap of characteristics between CHWs and other careers, and examples of career paths individuals can take to move into a CHW position or on to a related profession.
This blog series highlights the journey of individuals’ professional development into roles within and outside of the CHW profession. Each month will feature a different story related to professions such as clinical work, social work, and education.