CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

4J07
COMMUNITY HEALTH WORK SUPERVISOR

Specialties
( Bilingual ) ( General )

GENERAL DEFINITION

This is supervisory community health work directing the activities of lower level community health workers engaged in the City's childhood lead prevention program.  Employees in this class are responsible for assigning, monitoring, and reviewing the work of subordinates for specified areas of the City.  Important aspects of the work include setting up screening tests in day care centers and other mass-testing venues and reviewing lab results which report lead levels found to ensure that the proper follow-up care is received for those children with elevated blood lead level, dust wipe collection and evaluation; also organization of special outreach projects as directed by the Health Commissionerís and other offices.  Work is performed under the supervision of a technical superior.



TYPICAL EXAMPLES OF WORK (ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY)

Bilingual Specialty

General Specialty



REQUIRED KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

KNOWLEDGE OF:

SKILL IN:

ABILITY TO:


MINIMUM ACCEPTABLE TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE

(The following statement represents the minimum training and experience standards which will be used to admit or reject applicants for tests. Applications submitted by candidates for this class will be reviewed based on training and experience requirements as approved on 11/06.)

BOTH SPECIALTIES

EDUCATION

AND
GENERAL EXPERIENCE

AND
SPECIFIC EXPERIENCE

OR

Any equivalent combination of education and experience determined to be acceptable by the Personnel Department that has included the specific experience.

BILINGUAL SPECIALTY


PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS




PAY RANGE: 10

Class Established: 11/88
Latest Spec. Revision: CSC: 10/06, Ad Board: 11/06

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END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 4J07