Health Educator - Women's Wellness

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Corporate Professional
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Covenant Health
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COV00011842 Requisition #
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As an integral member of an interdisciplinary team, the health educator provides evidence based information to guide and support patients and clients to make informed decisions about menopause and osteoporosis management. This includes the provision of health information, risk assessment and counseling, telephone follow-up and appropriate documentation. The health educator also assists with the planning, implementation and operation of other Women's Wellness Program components including community outreach, newsletter development, research and conference planning and evaluation. The health educator also coordinates and manages special projects, research initiatives and community collaboration initiatives as appropriate.

Description:

As Required.

  • Classification: Educator
  • Union: COV OUT OF SCOPE
  • Department: Outpatient Clinic GNCH
  • Primary Location: Grey Nuns Community Hospital
  • Employee Class: Regular Part Time
  • FTE: 0.60
  • Posting End Date: 20-AUG-2019
  • Date Available: 02-SEP-2019
  • Hours per Shift: 7.75
  • Length of Shift in weeks: 4
  • Shifts per cycle: 12
  • Shift Pattern: Days
  • Days Off: Saturday/Sunday
  • Salary: Covenant Health offers a competitive compensation and benefits package
  • Vehicle Requirement: N/A
Required Qualifications:

Undergraduate degree required in health related or community development related discipline. Preference given to individuals with a Nursing degree. Two (2) to three (3) years in health care required with a focus on Health Promotion/Community Development. Active registration in related professional college or association. Individual and group health education experience required. Willing to complete North American Menopause Society Menopause Practitioner Certificate within 2 years of accepting employment in this area. Must be self-directed/motivated and a team player. Must possess proven assessment skills to enhance health education. Must be able to work effectively with various professionals, community groups and the public. Demonstrated leadership qualities and strong organizational abilities required. Demonstrated public relations and communication skills. Must have flexibility and openness to ideas and new concepts and able to respond to rapidly changing demands. Current working knowledge of Microsolf Office, Internet, Netcare and eClinician.


Additional Required Qualifications:

As Required.


Preferred Qualifications:

As Required.

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