Health Educator 3: SOM: Institute for Population Health Improvement Department-Sacramento Campus - 11909 at University of California - Davis Medical Centers in Sacramento, California

Posted in Other 6 days ago.

Type: Full Time

Job Description:

Department Description

The mission of the Institute for Population Health Improvement is to create, apply and disseminate knowledge about the many determinants of health in order to improve health and health security and to support activities which improve health equity and eliminate health disparities..

Job Summary
Final Filing Date : 11/15/20
Salary Range : $2,084.29 to $4,183.91
Budgeted Range : $2,084.29 to $2,681.99
Salary Frequency : Bi-weekly
Appointment Type : Career
Percentage of Time : 100%
Shift Hour : Day
Location : IPHI
City : Sacramento
Union Representation : No
Benefits Eligible : Yes

We offer exceptional employment benefits including medical, dental, and vision plans, generous paid vacations and holidays, excellent retirement savings and investment plans, continuing education, and reduced fee and scholarship programs.


Under the Media Communications Manager, the Health Educator 3 works in partnership with the California Department of Public Health Tobacco Control Program (CTCP), Health Equity and Local Programs Unit Chief to perform the duties involved in the development and implementation of local and statewide comprehensive tobacco control plans. This will include development of tobacco control health strategy design, policy recommendations, programmatic interventions, and evaluation methods related to tobacco control in California. This will require reviewing current research and evaluation data, providing technical assistance, training and guidance for state and local partners, coordinating workgroups, and developing programmatic guidelines and preparing recommendations to present to CTCP leadership.

Required Qualifications

* Experience with public health planning, implementation, and evaluation of policy campaigns.

* Experience with community health education principles.

* Experience with elements of program planning, such as conducting needs assessments, developing measurable objectives, and designing appropriate quantitative or qualitative evaluation plans.

* Experience with the development of comprehensive strategies and funding processes to provide tobacco control services at the community and statewide level.

* Experience in assisting with developing, implementing and evaluating complex health education programs and projects; helping to coordinate major projects involving partners and collaborations; assisting with conducting conference workshops and training programs; establishing and maintaining productive working relationships with other health disciplines, agencies, organizations and the public; preparing high level reports, funding applications and other written documents.

* Experience in providing consultation, training, and technical assistance to community organizations that conduct tobacco control interventions in communities throughout California.

* Strong organization skills to work efficiently in a dynamic and fast-paced environment, while multi-tasking to manage multiple tasks, ensure follow-through, and meet demanding timeframes

* Experience analyzing, researching, and synthesizing large amounts of data/research for preparing sound and relevant proposals/analyses.

* Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing to convey complex issues competently

* Project management experience necessary to advance initiatives (both long-term and immediate projects).

Preferred Qualifications

* Bachelor s or Master s level degree in health promotion, community health, or related field-specialization in public or community health education OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.

* Experience with California State Government and in tobacco control.

* Experience working efficiently in a dynamic and fast-paced environment both independently and collaboratively with diverse team members.

Special Requirements

* Requires travel both in and out-of-state as required to provide technical assistance, training, and disseminate information.

This position may be subject to a criminal background investigation, drug screen, Live Scan fingerprinting, medical evaluation clearance, and functional capacity assessment.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.