Ball State University seeks a dynamic Health Educator to lead and contribute to the university’s health and wellness programs and initiatives.
Position Function: Plan, develop and conduct health education programs for constituencies throughout the university community; includes assess program needs; conduct health screening projects; prepare and present programs to students, as well as other groups; develop web-based and printed educational information; evaluate services.
Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, approximately 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 21,000 undergraduate and graduate students enroll each year in diverse academic programs on and off campus. Our students come from all Indiana counties, all 50 states and 68 countries to pursue knowledge in seven academic colleges offering 190 undergraduate majors, 130 undergraduate minors, 140 graduate programs and 200 study abroad programs.
The Ball State way is rooted in the Beneficence Pledge – a commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship, honesty and integrity, social responsibility, gratitude and valuing the intrinsic worth of each member of our community. Ball State students, faculty and staff are empowered in a culture that believes in them and demands they believe in themselves. They are partners in an innovative, immersive approach to education. They are supported by living and learning facilities that enable intellectual curiosity. We graduate scholars who are changing the world, and we’ve dedicated our University to do the same.
The university offers an excellent wellness program and extensive benefits offerings to include a generous paid time off package and paid parental leave. For further information regarding benefits please visit:
Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.
Minimum qualifications: Master’s degree in student development, higher education administration, counseling, wellness, health, or a related field. Background and professional work experience in the administration of a health education/promotion program and the delivery of health education/promotion services or programming experience on a college campus.
Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.
Preferred qualifications: At least one year of experience in a university-based health services program, student affairs department, health center, or wellness institute; public speaking experience and skills; evidence of research and scholarly activity and ability. Knowledge of computer technology and applications; ability to work as member of a team; organizational ability.
Apply online at: http://bsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/20046. Include the following documents with your application: resume and cover letter addressed to T.J. Brecciaroli. The option to upload transcripts is available. Original, official transcripts showing the highest related degree earned is required at the time of hire (even if obtained at BSU). Degree verification will be conducted. Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted through February 23, 2020.
About Ball State University
Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, on an attractive campus 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 22,000 graduate and undergraduate students enroll in one of eight academic colleges that offer 190 undergraduate programs. We offer more than 140 master’s, doctoral, certificate, and specialist degrees, with many of them ranking among the best in the nation.Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.