2nd Annual Lehigh Valley Health & Human Services Job Fair Invites Students and Young Professionals to Penn State Lehigh Valley on April 11

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Bethlehem, PA – [April 8, 2024]Magellan Health, Inc., a leader in behavioral health and related services, today announced that Magellan Behavioral Health of Pennsylvania, Inc. (Magellan), will host the second annual Lehigh Valley Health & Human Services Job Fair in collaboration with Penn State Lehigh Valley, Lehigh County Human Services, and Northampton County Human Services. The fair will offer a variety of workshops and plenary discussions, as well as ample networking opportunity, for students and young professionals seeking positions in the health and human services fields.

The event is scheduled for April 11, 2024, from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Penn State Lehigh Valley (2809 Saucon Valley Road, Center Valley, PA 18034). The event is free and open to the general public. Magellan currently administers behavioral health benefits through HealthChoices contracts with Bucks, Cambria, Lehigh, Montgomery, and Northampton counties.

The Lehigh Valley Health & Human Services Job Fair will include:

  • 35+ providers to discuss a variety of positions available. Go here to see the list of providers.
  • “Identify your career signal with HIF logic” workshop led by Dr. Kathleen Houlihan of Dream2Career scheduled for 2:30 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.
  • “How to make appropriate connections with hiring managers” plenary discussion scheduled for 3:15 p.m. and 4:45 p.m.
  • Career services staff hosting workshops on topics to include: salary negotiation, internship and career strategy, virtual interview best practices, resume tips, and social media recommendations.

“Local health and human services providers continue to have a challenging time in hiring and retaining employees, and we are hopeful that this 2nd annual job fair can create rewarding career opportunities,” said Tom Walker, senior account executive for Lehigh County and Northampton County, Magellan Behavioral Health of Pennsylvania. “We are grateful for the support of Penn State Lehigh Valley to host this important community event. This year’s agenda has a full line up of workshops to offer quality educational and networking opportunities for young adults considering a career in health and human services.”

To register for the job fair, go here. For more information on Magellan Behavioral Health of Pennsylvania, go to www.MagellanofPA.com.

About Magellan Health: Magellan Health, Inc. supports innovative ways of accessing better health through technology, while remaining focused on the critical personal relationships that are necessary to achieve a healthy, vibrant life. Magellan’s customers include health plans and other managed care organizations, employers, labor unions, various military and governmental agencies and third-party administrators. For more information, visit MagellanHealth.com.

Information provided to TVL by:
Aubrey Proud
Director, Communications and Community Relations
Magellan Behavioral Health of Pennsylvania
Magellan Healthcare Division