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Health Educator II - PD (Bilingual) at Kaiser Permanente

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

Type: Standard
Location: Panorama City, California

Job Description:
Description: Assesses, designs, implements, presents, & evaluates health education programs & 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 with 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 is a Repost of 622192.


    Basic Qualifications:

  • One (1) year of previous experience in providing and coordinating health education services
  • Previous experience in uncomplicated curriculum and materials development
  • Bachelor's degree or four (4) years of equivalent experience in health education required
  • Masters degree preferred
  • For specialization - content expertise or certification required
  • Demonstrated knowledge of behavior change, adult learning, group process theory and application
  • Strong interpersonal and written communication skills. Knowledge of PC applications required
  • Must be able to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) Level II required.


    Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with class facilitation and motivational interviewing.


    Notes:
  • Will be responsible to facilitate workshops on other health topics such as diabetes, weight management, pre-diabetes, heart disease and others that fall within the umbrella of Center for Healthy Living.
  • Will be responsible to cover nutrition education in clinics such as oncology, nephrology, gynecology/OB, pediatric, cardiology, and infectious disease.
  • Will be working with a multidisciplinary team on managing our members care.
  • Must successfully pass or have passed the bilingual test (within the last 12 months), or be active in the QBS program.
    Primary Location: California,Panorama City,North 2 Medical Offices 8250 Woodman Ave. Scheduled Weekly Hours: 0 Shift: Variable Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun Working Hours Start: Varies Working Hours End: Varies Job Schedule: Per Diem Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: NUHW Job Level: Individual Contributor Job Category: Education / Training Department: Health Education Travel: Yes, 25 % 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.