Community Engagement and Education Specialist

Apply for the position, Community Engagement and Education Specialist, with High Plains Mental Health Center today or contact Lauren Gardner for more information. Posted Aug 25, 2021.


High Plains Mental Health Center currently has a full time position opening in the Hadley Building for a Community Engagement and Education Specialist.

New employees will receive a $325 sign-on bonus following successful completion of their 90 day orientation period.

  • 8am-5pm Monday-Friday
  • No working Weekends or Holidays
  • Excellent vacation OR 24 days of vacation/year
  • +7 paid holidays
  • +5 paid Continuing Education days
  • KPERS retirement plan & 403 B
  • Benefits including medical, vision, dental Insurance
  • Will pay for nursing license renewal every 2 years
  • HPMHC offers great team dynamics and a friendly work environment

The Community Engagement and Education Specialist plans, develops and implements community outreach and education activities, including Mental Health First Aid trainings, community presentations, educational or outreach events with the goals of enhancing public knowledge about the Center, reducing stigma around mental illness and sharing information about access to mental health services.

The preferred qualifications for this position include a Bachelor’s Degree in marketing, communications, leadership studies, behavioral health care, social services or other related fields. Preference for individuals who are bilingual Spanish-speaking and have strong social skills and cultural competence to help engage specific under-served populations, including veterans/military service members and those in the agriculture industry.

Must possess a valid Kansas driver’s license and a good driving record with no alcohol related incidents within the last five years. Must also be able to successfully pass an intensive background check. Interested applicants should send their resume, transcript, three professional references and a letter of interest to Kaley Conner at 208 East 7th Street, Hays, KS 67601 or via email to Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Our patients are our number one concern, and we are here to exceed their expectations by providing excellent clinical care and premier service and positive impact on their lives.If you would like to join our team, we encourage you to contact us to learn more about our openening.

High Plains Mental Health Center offers an excellent benefit package including a portfolio of health, dental and vision benefits. High Plains Mental Health Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V.

High Plains Mental Health Center is a Smoke-Free facility. This includes the use of all tobacco, vaping devices and e-cigarettes.

Job Type: Full-time 

Community Engagement and Education Specialist
Full Time
Lauren Gardner
Aug 25, 2021
Nov 15, 2021
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