Applying To: Community Health Aide
Dear applicants, in order to help prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the Recruitment and Examination Section is suspending all written tests, performance tests and oral interviews until further notice. These examination components are being replaced with experience and training evaluations, which do not require physical contact. Please fully describe all of your qualifying education, training and experience on your applications. Thank you. The safety of all of our staff and applicants is our priority as we continue with our efforts to conduct merit based testing for staffing the City's Civil Service.
- Minimum: $31,460.00
- Maximum: $43,654.00
Nature of Work
Incumbents in this position are responsible for conducting home health visits and providing health related support and education services.
For an additional description of this position, please refer to the classification specification for Community Health Aide
A high school diploma or General Educational Development (G.E.D.) certificate; plus two years of related health care experience with duties such as: home health visits; blood drawing; medication administration; appointment setting; monitoring health records, client case management and/or field supervision. OR an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
Documentation of academic credentials must be submitted with the Employment Application.
License: Must possess and maintain a valid Missouri driver’s license while employed by the City of St. Louis. Must possess a valid driver's license at the time of filing application and be able to present it upon request. Please note type of license, number, class, and expiration date on the Employment Application.
DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Previous experience working in a school/daycare setting providing health education, consultations and services.
When completing the Employment History and the Educational/Training History sections of the Employment Application, please be as thorough as possible when describing your education, training and experience relating to this position. Your employment experience and training will be used to determine whether you meet the entrance requirements for this position and to compute your experience and training evaluation. Applicants will only receive credit for their experience, training and education as shown on the application. Resumes will not be accepted as a substitute to a fully completed application. When completing the Employment History section of the application, include reasons for changes in employers and explain any gaps in employment. Incomplete and/or carelessly completed applications will not be considered.
VETERAN'S PREFERENCE POINTS: To be eligible for veteran's preference points, the applicant must submit a copy of his/her DD 214 Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty with the Employment Application. The Director of Personnel may, in his discretion, accept alternate documentation.
Last Date For Filing Application Is November 13, 2020
Examination Components and Their Weights
- Experience and Training: 100%
- Character Investigation: Pass/Fail
No waiver of the Residency Requirement will be granted.
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