Health Education Specialist-Cancer Center Community Outreach and Engagement Office - 2101028
Required Qualifications (as evidenced by an attached resume): Bachelor's degree (foreign equivalent or higher) in health education or health promotion. Three (3) years of full-time experience in community health education. Experience with Microsoft Office and/or Google Docs.
Preferred Qualifications: Additional years (4+) of full-time experience in the field of community health education. Experience in community cancer prevention/care education. Certification from the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc., if the certification is not complete by the hire date, it will be required for the selected incumbent to complete the certification within six (6) months of employment. Knowledge of survey software applications such as Qualtrics, RedCap or other. Bilingual English/Spanish.
Brief Description of Duties: The Stony Brook Cancer Center Community Outreach and Engagement office is looking for Educational Specialists who will be able to interpret work plans and convert a community's needs into comprehensive evidenced based educational programs. The ideal candidate will have the ability to provide instruction to the community using strong interpersonal, writing and problem solving skills.
Provide Cancer related health and wellness education to the community, including diverse audiences.
Assist in navigation of patients or community members to relevant healthcare services.
Evaluate, design, present, recommend and disseminate culturally appropriate health education information and materials.
Stay abreast of all current standards in cancer control and care.
Perform intakes on new and re-enrolling adults in various educational programs.
Maintain logs of teaching and educational activities.
Consult with physicians and staff regarding related health education services.
Other duties or projects as assigned as appropriate to rank and departmental mission.
Special Notes: This is a full time appointment. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Minimum salary threshold must be met to maintain FLSA exemption.
Resume/CV and cover letter should be included with the online application.
Stony Brook University is committed to excellence in diversity and the creation of an inclusive learning, and working environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status and all other protected classes under federal or state laws.
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Official Job Title: Senior Staff Assistant
Job Field: Administrative & Professional (non-Clinical)
Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook
Department/Hiring Area: Cancer Center-Stony Brook University
Schedule : Full-time Shift : Day Shift Shift Hours : 9 to 5
Posting Start Date: Apr 1, 2021
Posting End Date: Apr 16, 2021, 3:59:00 AM
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Salary Grade: SL3
Appointment Type: Regular
Internal Number: 2101028
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