July 23, 2013

Lake Cumberland District Health Department

Position  Health Educator I
Requirements  Minimum Education, Training or Experience: Bachelor Degree and one (1) year of health related or education experience. Substitution for Education, Training or Experience: Master’s Degree, Bachelor’s Degree or professional license in health or human services fields will substitute for one (1) year experience required.
Responsibilities  General Duties include: This position serves under the direction of the Health Education Director. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Promote policy development; develop and implement activities for community education such as presentations in classrooms or community groups and/or agencies; topics include Nutrition, Physical Activity, Tobacco, Geriatrics, Safety and general health education and promotion. Meet and establish a working relationship with community members and become familiar with available community resources. Assist in exchanging information with various organizations and agencies concerning health needs of the community and assist in assembling materials to be utilized. Gather health information for the public relative to the specialized program. Distribute health education materials by a variety of methods. Participate as a team member. Demonstrate an awareness of public service announcements (PSA) assist in writing public service announcements for radio and television. Collect and analyze data for health program needs
Contact: Lake Cumberland District Health Dept.
500 Bourne Ave. Somerset, KY 42501
Phone Number 606.678.4761 
Website www.lcdhd.org 
Other Information Starting Salary: $12.15 per hr with additional experience. Grade 15. With offer of hire, employment conditional, pending criminal information check. Applications may be obtained at the local Health Department, or Lake Cumberland District Healt 
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