Job Opprtunities

If you are interested in applying for a position, please fax your resume and cover letter to Linda Cichon at 954-765-0587 or email it to lcichon@hmhbbroward.org

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Health Educator

Health Educator with a minimum of Bachelor’s Degree and 2 years maternal/child health (MCH) and/or HIV education. Bilingual English/Creole preferred. Candidate will work as part of the Closing the Gap program team. Selected candidate will deliver health education/ presentations in Broward County. Individual must have the following:
• Strong presentation and leadership skills
• Experience teaching/training/group facilitation
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Understand community-based practice and policy associated with health promotion
• Able to work under pressure and meet deadlines
• Be a team player
• Proficient in Microsoft Office 2010 (including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)
• Must have reliable transportation

HOURS:

40 hours per week, some weekend and evening duties. Work hours are defined by program needs.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Work with Project Coordinator to implement the Closing the Gap program
• Conduct training using Community Voice curriculum to Lay Health Advisors
• Work closely with the Lay Health Advisors to ensure proper follow up and documentation of community contacts made and respond to their questions
• Conduct health education at health fairs, provider meetings, or community events
• Organize and facilitate health education workshops on MCH topics, oral health and HIV
• Identify venue for health education activities
• Administer required evaluation tools (Pre-Post Test) and follow-up on referrals made
• Track data and maintain health outcome database
• Reply to callers with request for general information regarding health education
• Maintain inventory of program materials
• Maintain documentation/record of service provided
• Any other duties assigned must be adhered to and completed within a timely manner.