Bilingual (English/Spanish) Health Equity Navigator

Salary: $25/hour @ 20 hours per week
Status: Nonexempt, part-time, works remotely (home-based, but lives in community)

JOB SUMMARY Under the supervision of the Health Equity Coordinator, the Health Equity Navigator works as part of a team to increase cross-sector collaboration with partners and stakeholders, build community awareness related to COVID-19, and increase vaccination rates among higher risk populations. This is a time-limited, grant-funded position and involves travel by car throughout the county so reliable transportation is required.


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  • Assist in connecting community members to appropriate healthcare resources and services related to COVID-19 via community outreach, engagement, training, and support
  • Assist with addressing vaccine hesitancy and challenges within communities, including navigating processes, to help improve COVID-19 vaccination rates in Gwinnett County
  • Provide support with improving COVID-19 testing, contact tracing, and vaccine access among underserved populations at higher risk, including racial and ethnic minorities
  • Expand community outreach efforts throughout the county, leveraging partnerships and collaborations
  • Plan, coordinate, and participate in community events to educate and promote COVID-19 vaccinations
  • Help generate a master list of community partners for health equity efforts
  • Document COVID-19 Health Equity activities, including preparing reports on activities, as assigned
  • Work with the Coalition marketing team to generate marketing and communication resources needed to improve community awareness and education
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Acts in a manner that reflects positively on the brand of the Gwinnett Coalition and serves the best interest of the organization at all times
  • Treats others with kindness, respect, and dignity
  • Gives and receives constructive feedback for the improvement of the team and organization
  • Commits to learning, improvement, and professional development
  • Works with a can-do attitude that is collaborative, creative, and positive
  • Works within and embodies best practices
  • Open to new ideas and innovative thinking


  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient in Spanish, written and spoken
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including engaging strangers in conversations 
  • Self-starter, critical thinker, problem solver, results oriented
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Google Suite
  • Experience working with diverse populations
  • Ability to work some nights and weekends as necessary
  • Demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion
  • Knowledge of Gwinnett County
  • Experience providing educational training and/or outreach


  • High school diploma required
  • Bachelor’s degree in public health, health promotion, communications, sociology, public relations, or related field preferred


  • Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer
  • Must be able to lift to 25 pounds at times


To apply for this position, send a cover letter and resume to

The Gwinnett Coalition is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or any other status protected by applicable Federal, State, or local laws.

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