Health Education and Promotion Professional I (Phoenix, AZ) (UPDATED)

Location
Tucson, AZ
Posted
Oct 14, 2020
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
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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
  • Coordinating with Program Coordinator community partnerships and identifying outreach/screening sites
  • Planning and organizing community events such as workshops and health fairs
  • Linking clients to services and community resources
  • Care coordination referrals and reporting
  • Driving and maintaining the mobile unit
  • Health promotion and health education activities
  • Bilingual proficiency to communicate Health promotion and health education in Spanish/English
  • Basic knowledge of public health and social determinants of health
  • Ability and experience in organizing and planning health fairs and workshops
  • Additional duties as assigned
Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent advancedlearning attained through experience required.
  • Up to 1 year of relevantwork experience may be required.
  • Ability to communicatefluently in Spanish/English.
Preferred Qualifications* Bachelor's degree or related experience in the public health field, * Member of the targeted communityFLSAExempt Full Time/Part TimeFull TimeNumber of Hours Worked per Week40 Job FTE1.0Work CalendarFiscalJob CategoryOutreach and Community EngagementBenefits EligibleYes - Full Benefits Rate of Pay$33,487 - $40,000Compensation Typesalary at 1.0 full-time equivalency (FTE) Grade5 Career Stream and LevelPC1Job FamilyCmty & Health Systems Job FunctionOutreach & Community Engage Type of criminal background check required:Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive) Number of Vacancies1 Target Hire Date Expected End Date Contact Information for CandidatesCecilia Rosales - [email protected] Open Date10/13/2020Open Until FilledYesDocuments Needed to ApplyResume and Cover LetterSpecial Instructions to Applicant Diversity StatementAt the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As an Hispanic-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

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