Community Health Educator - Flexi Status

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
Sep 20, 2018
Closes
Oct 19, 2018
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: 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
Required: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Preferred: Related - 2 years

License
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required:

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital is hiring a Flexi Status Community Health Educator.

Position Overview
  • Flexi Status employees are generally scheduled 15 hours or less per week.
  • This position is funded for two years (July 2018 — June 2020) through a Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth (VFHY) grant.
  • The grant funds this position at $15/hour.
  • The star candidate will facilitate CATCH (The Coordinated Approach for Child Health) training sessions with the CATCH Coordinator, provide technical assistance to the CATCH Coordinator and work collaboratively with the Move2Health Coalition.
Minimum Requirements
  • Associates Degree or 2 years related experience required in lieu of Associates degree.
  • 1-2 years of public health or social work related experience preferred.

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