Effingham County Health Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Open Positions:

Bi-Lingual Resource Advocate

Part-time, 20 hours per week, hourly. M – F, days with occasional evening and/or weekend events.
Provides support to the Spanish speaking population about local resources and public health education to improve access to healthcare. Serving Effingham and Clay Counties.
• HS Diploma required. Associate’s degree preferred.
• Minimum 2 years’ experience working in the medical, social work, or other related field
• Experience working with at risk populations preferred.
• Detail oriented and proficient Microsoft applications.
• Driver’s license and reliable transportation required.
• Oral and written fluency required.


There are three ways to apply for a job.

1. You can fill out the application below on the website. Once completed it will be sent to our department.

2. You can download a PDF version of the application. The PDF can be filled out on your computer and emailed to

3. You can download the PDF version of the application and print it and mail or drop off the completed form to:   Effingham County Health Department, 901 W. Virginia Ave., Effingham, IL 62401.


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