Kaiser Permanente Health Educator II (Bilingual) in Pasadena, California

Assesses, designs, implements, presents, & evaluates health education programs & services.

Essential Functions:

  • Conducts needs assessments, establishes priorities, designs, implements, & evaluates basic health education programs, protocols, & standards

  • Coordinates a wide range of health education services, including establishing effective referral & publicity systems, monitoring quality & documentation, providing scheduling & logistical support, & facilitating use of community services to promote the delivery of cost effective health education services

  • Provides direct group or one-on-one health education services to members & the public

  • Reviews, develops, & recommends high quality, culturally appropriate written & audio visual health education materials

  • Consults w/ physicians & staff regarding related health education services

  • Coordinates health information projects such as program catalogs, newsletter, informational displays, & community health events

  • Specializes in a specific area of health education (e.g., HIV nutrition, chronic disease, health promotion) as required

  • Prepares reports, grants, proposals, & documentation as assigned

  • Participates in establishing department strategic goals & priorities

  • Other duties as assigned

Basic Qualifications:

  • Previous usually one (1) year of experience in providing and coordinating health education services

  • Previous experience in curriculum development

  • Two (2) years of recent teaching/program planning, preferred

  • Previous individual, small group and large group/classroom training/teaching experience, preferred

  • Master's degree in a field related to the position and/or the following certifications: Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE), Certified Nutrition Support Dietitian (CNSD), Board Certified Specialist in Renal Nutrition (CSR), Board Certified Specialist in Pediatric Nutrition (CSP) or Fellow of the American Dietetic Association (FADA)

  • Demonstrated knowledge of behavior change, adult learning theory, group process theory and application

  • Strong interpersonal and written communication skills

  • Knowledge of PC applications required

  • Demonstrates working knowledge of mainframe and personal computing systems

  • Demonstrates highly effective interpersonal, written and verbal communications

  • Knowledge of behavior change, adult learning theory, preferred

  • Curriculum and materials development, preferred

  • Demonstrated ability to use effective verbal and written communication skills, preferred

  • Must be able to work in a Labor Management Partnership Environment

  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) Level II required.

Notes:

  • Scheduled work hours: Monday-Thursday (3:00 pm-7:00 pm) and Friday (1:00 pm-5:00 pm).

  • Additional work hours required to attend staff meetings and trainings.

  • Must successfully pass or have passed the bilingual test (within the last 12 months), or be active in the QBS program.

COMPANY: KAISER

TITLE: Health Educator II (Bilingual)

LOCATION: Pasadena, California

REQNUMBER: 699589

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.