Health Education and Promotion Professional I, Mobile Health Unit (Extended Temporary)
Posting Number: req11806
Department: Public Hlth Prac & Trans Rsch
Location: UAHS - Tucson
Address: Drachman Hall, 1295 N. Martin Ave., Tucson, AZ 85724 USA
Position HighlightsThe Health Education and Promotion Professional I will be responsible for a number of different tasks that develop, deliver, and administer educational and community programs for external audiences through a Mobile Health Unit. The Mobile Health Unit promotes and fosters lifelong learning and outreach activities for individuals, families, organizations, and communities. The Heath Education and Promotion Professional I's job duties will include promoting health, physical activity, and nutrition important factors for addressing growing incidence of chronic diseases.
Experience in planning and organizing community-based events such as workshops and health screening and vaccination events is preferred. Member of the targeted (communities of color, hard to reach) community and fluency in Spanish, preferred, but not required.
Ability to drive according to the University Fleet Safety Policy.
This is an Extended Temporary Employment (ETE) position.
Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!
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Duties & Responsibilities
- Coordinate community partnerships and identify outreach/screening sites.
- Plan and organize community events such as workshops and health screening and vaccine events.
- Link clients to services and community resources.
- Care coordination referrals and reporting.
- Drive and maintain the mobile health unit.
- One(1) year of relevant work experience required.
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent advanced learning attained through experience required.
* Fluency in Spanish.
Full Time/Part Time: Full Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week: 40
Job FTE: 1.0
Work Calendar: Fiscal
Job Category: Outreach and Community Engagement
Benefits Eligible: Yes - Full Benefits
Rate of Pay: $38,054 - $40,000
Compensation Type: salary at 1.0 full-time equivalency (FTE)
Career Stream and Level
Cmty & Health Systems
Outreach & Community Engage
Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Expected End Date: 6/30/2023
Contact Information for Candidates
Cecilia Rosales, Associate Dean | firstname.lastname@example.org
Open Until Filled: Yes
Documents Needed to Apply: Resume and Cover Letter
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