KKV’s success depends upon our ability to maintain deep roots in Kalihi Valley. We know that this community is rich with cultural knowledge, wisdom, and diverse talents, and we aim to uplift these gifts through our hiring practices. As a result, many of our employees and volunteers come directly from the community we serve. KKV is an equal opportunity employer.
Medical Assistant Position (Behavioral Health)
Responsible for overseeing front desk, appointment scheduling, and checking in patients of Behavioral Health Program in a Community Health Center setting in Kalihi. Also responsible for assisting Providers including Psychiatrist and Therapists, giving injections to patients and calling in prescriptions for medications, assist with blister pack medications monitoring, assist with case management and psychosocial and crisis support services for clients, making referrals to community providers and resources.
Medical Assistant training required. One year experience in working in a health setting preferred. Bilingual language skills preferred.
Behavioral Health Specialist (Licensed Clinical Social Worker or Clinical Psychologist)
Looking for a Full-time Therapist for a Primary Health Care Clinic of a Community Health Center serving an ethnically diverse multicultural community in Kalihi. Responsible for screening and assessment for behavioral health issues including depression, anxiety, and alcohol and substance abuse, brief intervention and brief therapy and treatment and appropriate referral services for clients receiving Primary Health Care.
Valid Hawaii Psychologist or Clinical Social Work license required.
Job Title: Dental Assistant (F/T) Immediate Opening. Assists dentist during examination and treatment of patients by performing various duties. Knowledge of Dentrix software & Digital X-rays is a plus. Two years of dental assistant and / or pediatrics experiences preferred. Works well in group problem solving situations; Balances team and individual responsibilities; Contributes to building a positive team spirit; Works with integrity and ethically; Adapts to changes in the work environment; Is consistently at work and on time; Follows instructions.
Medical Assistant (Front & Back Office)
Comprehensive Community Health Center is seeking self-motivated & sociable Medical Assistant for our Front and back office.
Responsibilities include greeting patients, checking them in, assisting providers, carrying out orders, cleaning treatment rooms and office, assisting with small procedures, telephones, making appointments, referrals and gathering information from patients.
Medical Assistant or equivalent training in the medical field required.
One year experience in the medical field required.
Bilingual language skills preferred. Position is available ASAP.
We are seeking F/T Medical Assistant, work hours are from 7.30am to 6pm, 4 days per week.
Job Summary: Will perform a variety of technical, clerical and patient care activities both front and back office. Works cooperatively with providers, other staff,clients and other departments.
Education: Technical/Specialized Training
Minimum Qualifications: Completion of a medical assistant program and extenship program.
Mahi `Aina Coordinator
Full-time experienced Mahi`Aina Coordinator. Must have a solid background in organic farming/gardening and deep commitment to perpetuating the health of the land and people. Will be responsible for overall development and management of KKV's growing community food production, Grow, Prepare, Share programming.
Kind and respectful, able to work with all age community members, through hands-on educational experiences at KKV's Nature Preserve, Hooulu Aina. Responsible for hands-on operations, management, and strategic thinking, including: organic food crop propagation and harvesting; assurance of food quality and supply; operational planning, training and evaluation. Required communication and facilitation skills, ability to manage a budget, as well as working knowledge of framing tools and machinery.
Mahalo for your interest in joining our team and sharing your Aloha and Kōkua with Kalihi Valley!