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Health Educator I - Grade 586 - Lactation Certified

Location: Modesto, CA Job Number: 654786 Date posted: 12/09/2017
Description: Assesses, designs, implements, presents, and evaluates health education programs and services.

Essential Functions:
  • Conducts needs assessments, establishes priorities, designs, implements, and evaluates basic health education programs, protocols, and standards.
  • Coordinates a wide range of health education services, including establishing effective referral and publicity systems, monitoring quality and documentation, providing scheduling and logistical support, and facilitating use of community services to promote the delivery of cost-effective health education services.
  • Provides direct group or one-to-one health education services to members and the public.
  • Reviews, develops, and recommends high quality, culturally appropriate, written and audio-visual health education materials.
  • Consults w/ physicians and staff regarding related health education services.
  • Coordinates health information projects such as program catalogs, newsletter, informational displays, community health events, etc.
  • Specializes in a specific area of health education (e.g. HIV, nutrition, chronic disease, health promotion) as required.
  • Monitors performance of health education instructors and counselors.
  • Prepares reports, grants, proposals, and documentation, as assigned.
  • Participates in establishing department strategic goals and priorities.
  • This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

  • Basic Qualifications:
  • Previous experience, usually one (1) year, in providing and coordinating health education services.
  • Previous experience in uncomplicated curriculum and materials development.
  • BA/BS in health education or in another health related field.
  • For specialization - content expertise or certification required.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of behavior change, adult learning, group process theory and application.
  • Knowledge of PC applications required.
  • Strong interpersonal and written communication skills.
  • Must be able to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment.
    Primary Location: California,Modesto,Modesto 4125 Bangs Medical Offices 4125 Bangs Ave. Scheduled Weekly Hours: 20 Shift: Day Workdays: Wed 1:30 PM-5:30 PM; Thu-Fri 8:30-5:30 PM Working Hours Start: See Schedule Working Hours End: See Schedule Job Schedule: Part-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: United Healthcare Workers - West Job Level: Individual Contributor Job Category: Education / Training Department: Pediatric Lacation Education Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
    Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

    External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.
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