Community Health Educator-- Grant Management

Location
Harrisonburg, VA
Posted
Aug 09, 2018
Closes
Sep 03, 2018
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Part Time
Job Description: Sentara Rockingham in hiring a Community Health Educator.

Shift: Part time, Days

Department Overview:
Sentara RMH Medical Center, a Magnet designated hospital located in Harrisonburg VA, serves a seven-county area with a population of 218,000 residents. The 238-bed community hospital partnered with the Sentara Healthcare system in May of 2011.

Sentara RMH features the RMH Hahn Cancer Center, a state of the art center equipped with the latest cancer fighting technologies available in the nation.

Sentara Benefits:
Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. We're setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. For more information about our employee benefits, CLICK HERE!

Join our team, where we are committed to quality healthcare, improving health every day, and provide the opportunity for training, development, growth!

Engages in health promotion activities and implements best practice public health strategies and interventions to promote health and well-being. Develops and presents educational programs; educations patients/clients on disease self-management and health behavior change strategies; promotes disease prevention and early detection; provides guidance on available resources.

Education Level
Associate's Level Degree - Experience in lieu of education: Yes

Experience
Preferred: Related - 2 years

Other
1-2 years of public health or social work related experience preferred. 2 years related experience required in lieu of Associates degree.