Plans and provides Mental Health First Aid training to community groups and assists with connecting individuals to services as needed.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Education: Bachelor's degree in health-related field required.
Certification: Certification in Mental Health First Aid is required within the first quarter of employment.
Experience: Experience in health education desirable.
Verbal/written communication skills. Ability to safely operate motor vehicle. Ability to effectively address individual, small and large groups.
Computer, general office equipment, motor vehicle and any other equipment required to perform the functions of the position.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Demonstrate knowledge of requirements in training grant.
Obtain training and certification in Mental Health First Aid.
Provides Mental Health First Aid Training to faith-based groups throughout eight Northeast TN counties.
Assists attendees with securing services as needed or identifies by attendees.
Adhere to all program standards and requirements.
Maintain documentation required for federal program requirements.
Continue to increase knowledge and stay current with mentalk health education curriculums.
All other duties as assigned.