HEALTH EDUCATOR
Carilion Clinic - Roanoke, VA

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Radford University Student Counseling

Support Carilion’s hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilities. Plans, develops, presents and evaluates community health education programs and activities held in the communities served by Carilion Clinic.

Plans, develops, presents and coordinate community health education programs and activities held in the communities served by Carilion Clinic. Provides Educational Programming to the student population and Radford University Community on Mental Health and Health issues. Nine month position that coincides with Student Academic Schedule. Hours are Monday - Friday with some evening and Saturday Hours in accordance with Radford University Student Counseling and Student Health Calendar.

Provides health education directly to the community at large, primarily through planned programs, fairs and screening events. Functions as a team member to advance Carilion’s Clinic’s goals through health education skills and by serving as a resource on community health education issues. Works with minimal direction and uses discretion when communicating screening results. Job often requires working outside Carilion Clinic facilities and travel to sites within the Clinic’s service area. This job requires moderate lifting (up to 50 lbs.) of audio-visual equipment, boxes of reports,etc.

Minimum Qualifications Required:

Education: Bachelors Degree in community health education, public health education, health and physical education, or nursing required; Masters Degree preferred.

Experience: Three years of professional experience required. Prefer demonstration of public health education background and skills.

Licensure,

certification, and/or

registration: AHA BLS-HCP required.

eligible to sit for the Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) exam within the first year of employment preferred.

Other Minimum

Qualifications: Ability to educate clients of any age or SES level on community health education. Well-organized, proficient at multi-tasking and working with minimal direction. Must possess excellent organizational skills and proficiency in written and verbal communication. Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications. Will be in charge of updating information on Radford website for Student Heath Services.

Inspiring Better Health at Carilion Clinic

Every day at Carilion Clinic, our employees come together to inspire better health in our patients, their families and our communities. Explore how you can be a part of this diverse, innovative and interdisciplinary patient-centered team, and find out how you can make a difference in the lives of others.

As an employee, you can take advantage of our competitive pay, various scheduling options, continuing education opportunities and excellent benefits.

Based in Roanoke , Va. , Carilion Clinic includes multi-specialty physician practices, eight not-for-profit hospitals and the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute in partnership with Virginia Tech.

Service Excellence and Quality are hallmarks of Carilion Clinic. As a team member, you will be expected to consistently deliver the best in care and customer service. As an employee, you will demonstrate respect, dignity, kindness and empathy in each encounter with our patients, families, visitors and with each other.

Carilion Clinic is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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Carilion Clinic is a not-for-profit healthcare organization serving nearly one million people in Virginia through hospitals, outpatient...