Alaska

Health Educator - Tobacco Prevention (Part-time)

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JOB
Promotes public health education and wellness on the North Slope. Coordinates with Health Department programs facilitating community outreach and education. Tobacco Prevention and Control Program Grant Funded.Grant Funded Position: Employment is dependent on grant funding.

EXAMPLE OF DUTIES
The following duties ARE NOT intended to serve as a comprehensive list of all duties performed by all employees in this classification. Shown are duties intended to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities. Incumbent(s) may not be required to perform all duties listed and may be required to perform additional, position-specific duties.Promote physical and emotional health as a state of well-being and the result of choices made by the community and the individual based on knowledge, behavior and tradition.Keeps the community and community organizations informed of what services are available through the Health Department.Coordinate, supplements, and supports the educational activities of Health Department programs to encourage continuity of approach and to eliminate duplication of effort.Attend Health Department management meeting, workshops and conferences to remain up-to-date on current activities and health related issues.Assist with the coordination of health fairs sponsored by the North Slope Borough Health Department.Assists with community health related events as assigned.Develops public service announcements, hosts and coordinates the Health Department radio talk show, develops and distributes posters, pamphlets, health-related presentations and other forms of advertisement.Develop and maintain cooperative working relationships with agencies and organizations interested in public health care.Develop and present health education and promotion programs such as training workshops, conferences and school or community presentations.Researches grant opportunities to obtain funding for health education programs, Health Department programs and other health-related opportunities.Generate reports that reflect grant related projects.Travel to North Slope villages as required.May be required to work non-traditional hours.Perform other duties as assigned.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Knowledge of North Slope Borough and Health Department organizations, operations, policies and procedures.Skill in using personal computers and a variety of software applications.Knowledge of local community resources and various service programs.

SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION
Associates Degree (business, government, health or other related field); and Two years of work experience in the health field or related work experience; OR and equivalent combination of education and experience.Documentation that the individual is free from active pulmonary tuberculosis.Ability to obtain a valid Alaska Driver's License that meets the North Slope Borough insurance criteria within the probationary period. THE NORTH SLOPE BOROUGH IS AN ALCOHOL AND DRUG FREE WORKPLACE.This Job Description reflects North Slope Borough's best effort to describe the essential functions and qualifications of the job described. It is not an exhaustive statement of all the duties, responsibilities or qualifications of the job. This document is not intended to exclude an opportunity for modifications consistent with providing reasonable accommodation. This is not intended to be a contract. Your signature indicates that you have read this Job Description and understand the essential functions and essential qualifications of the job.
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