Job Opportunities

The Mason County Health Department is accepting applications for a Full-Time Health Educator I.

General Duties include: This position serves under the direction of the Health Education Coordinator. Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to; Attend orientation sessions to develop an understanding of the role of the clinic in health assessment problems. Meet with members of the community to establish a working relationship and become familiar with available community resources. Assist in exchanging information with various organizations and agencies concerning health needs of the community and assist in assembling materials to be utilized. Gather health information for the public relative to the specialized program. Distribute health education materials by a variety of methods. Provide services according to the guidelines set by the Core Clinical Service Guide (CCSG) /Administrative Reference (AR). Participate as a team member, having a basic understanding of the team process. Demonstrate an awareness of public service announcements (PSA) and assist in writing public service announcements for radio and television. Submit written material to assigned supervisor for approval. Determine working contacts with radio, TV and newspaper personnel. Collect and analyze data for health program needs.

Minimum Education, Training or Experience: Bachelor Degree and one (1) year of health related or education experience.

Substitution for Education, Training or Experience: Masters Degree or Bachelor Degree in health or human services fields will substitute for one (1) year experience required. A professional license in the health or human services field will substitute for an additional year of experience.

Starting Salary: $12.15 – $15.17/hr negotiable with additional experience. Grade 15

Applications may be obtained at the Health Department, 130 East Second Street, Maysville, KY 41056 or email: lisag.hamilton@ky.gov

Completed application and transcript must be returned by close of business September 6, 2017 to the Mason County Health Department.
Resume will not substitute for completed application.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Applicants and employees in this classification may be required to submit to a drug screening test and background check.