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Public Health Department Job

Community Health Education Specialist

Sanford, NC (Lee County)

Posted 05/27/2022

LEE COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT

POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT

 

POST: INSIDE/OUTSIDE – 5/27/22

POSITION: Community Health Education Specialist
Contract thru NC Alliance of Public Health Agencies

SALARY: $22.00/hr. and 112 hours per month

 

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES: We are looking for an individual to perform a variety of health education and outreach to link our underserved population in Lee County to healthcare services. Duties will include assisting the Health Director/Health Education Supervisor/Administrative Assistant as needed. Duties will include facilitating, educating, informing, and assisting residents about the services the health department provides and linking the potential patient to obtain healthcare services. The employee will work 28 hours per week and/or 112 hours per month. Some evening and weekend work may be involved with this position.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Graduation from high school and demonstrated possession of knowledges, skills and abilities gained through at least one year of office assistant/secretarial experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Must have strong and effective communication skills. Must be proficient in: MS Word, Power Point and Excel.

Preference will be given to those who are bilingual.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: Open Until Filled

APPLICATION PROCESS: Applicants may submit their application online at: https://leecountync.gov/Departments/HumanResources/Employment/DSSandHealthJobApplicationPage or submit a completed North Carolina State Application Form (PD 107) to Lee County Public Health, PO Box 1528 Sanford, NC 27330. Pre-Employment Drug Testing and a Criminal Background Check are required. EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER