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In accordance with state and federal law, this Department will not discriminate against an employee or applicant for employment because of race, disability, color, creed, religion, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, veteran status, or non-job related factors in hiring, promoting, demoting, training, benefits, transfers, layoffs, terminations, recommendations, rate-of-pay, or other forms of compensation.

 

DENTIST / DENTAL DIRECTOR FULL TIME

The Knox Community Health Center is seeking a Dentist/Dental Director to oversee Dental Staff in our Federally Qualified Health Center. The Dental Director provides direction and leadership for the dental department, collaborates with the COO to standardize dental protocols and policies, examine and treat patients.Responsibilities of the Dentist/Director: • Provides direct patient care and treatment •  Follows, reviews and recommends changes in dental clinic policies, procedures, and protocols as needed • Supervise and evaluate dentists, hygienist and staff and coordinate dental peer review program • Requirements of the Dentist/Director: • DMD or DDS from accredited dental school.
We are proud to provide an excellent benefit package some of which are:
Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance
Paid Vacation/Sick/Personal Time
Paid Holidays
CEU time and money
A Pension Plan That Is Generously Matched
Work/Life Balance
*Qualifies for Student Loan Repayment
The Knox County Health Department is an EOC
For confidential consideration submit a letter of interest and resume to Kathy Crafton-Director of Human Resources at: kcrafton@knoxcountyhealth.org
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BEHAVIORAL HEALTH COUNSELOR

The Knox Community Health Center is seeking a full-time Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) to work in its Federally Qualified Health Center.  Ideal candidate possess sound clinical knowledge, crisis intervention skills, ability to engage clients as well as the capacity to empathize with the cultural, psychological and practical needs of the clients the Department serves. Position requires a current and unrestricted LCSW license with a minimum of two year’s post-master degree experience and sound working knowledge of delivery/billing practices required.

We offer a generous compensation package which includes vacation, sick, personal days, vacation days, CEU time and dollars.

Qualifies for the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Loan Repayment Program (LRP)

The Knox County Health Department is an EOC.

Interested applicants should email a cover letter and resume to:  Kathy Crafton-Director of Human Resources at: kcrafton@knoxcountyhealth.org

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Licensed Environmental Health Practitioner (LEHP) Or LEHP-In-Training

The Knox County Health Department is seeking a full-time Licensed Environmental Health Practitioner (LEHP) or an LEHP-In-Training who can be licensed through the State of Illinois Department of Professional Regulation, who by virtue of education and experience will work in the field of food sanitation, protection and regulation of private water supplies; private waste water management; and consultation, education, investigation and enforcement in these fields. 

This position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in environmental health science or its equivalent as approved by the State of Illinois Department of Professional Regulation.

Requires the acquisition and maintenance of a valid Environmental Health Practitioner license issued by the State of Illinois Department of Professional Regulation.

The Knox County Health Department is proud to offer a competitive salary with excellent benefits which include vacation, sick days, personal days, holiday pay, health, vision, dental and life insurance and well as a retirement plan with a generous match.

The Knox County Health Department is an EOE.
Interested candidates may submit a letter of interest and resume to Kathy Crafton-Director of Human Resources at: kcrafton@knoxcountyhealth.org
For a complete job description, click here