Job Summary

 
Official Job Title :
MSU Extension Educator
University or Organization :
Michigan State University Extension
State or Territory :
Michigan
Application Deadline :
Jul 26, 2019
 
Descriptive Job Title :
Veterans SNAP Outreach Community Behavioral Health/Disease Prevention Management Educator
Keywords separated by commas :
Vetern, SNAP, Outreach, Extension, Educator, Community Behavorial Health, Health, Disease Prevention
Location :
Genesee, Midland, or Saginaw County, MI
Area, Department or Unit :
Health and Nutrition Institute
Full/Part Time :
Full Time
Salary :
Commensurate with education and experience
Start Date:
None Stated
Description:
As part of MSU Extension (MSUE) and the Health and Nutrition Institute, this position provides leadership and educational programming expertise in Disease Prevention and Management (DPM), Community Behavioral Health (CBH) and coordinates the Veterans SNAP Outreach efforts. This position assesses community health needs; implements evidence-based programs; designs and evaluates educational programming based on applied research and program evaluation methods; ensures dissemination of research-based information through various methods, including multi-media, presentations and written articles; and, serves as an informational resource for Extension personnel and clientele.Community behavior health includes interdisciplinary perspectives to deal with system changes, policies, and environmental changes of communities and institutions, and includes being responsive to mental health and substance abuse prevention across the state, and promoting behavioral health literacy within Extension and across Michigan communities.As coordinator of the Veterans SNAP Outreach efforts, this position provides coaching, training, and technical support to staff in their outreach efforts. This position ensures the needs and goals of the Health and Nutrition Institute, MSU Extension and grantors are being met through support and management of the programming staff; works with staff, specialists, and District Directors to ensure that veteran outreach efforts are meeting the needs of the clientele, and is in alignment with funder and/or MSU Extension Institute expectations.
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ADDITIONAL JOB REQUIREMENTS

Minimum education level :
Masters degree from an accredited institution in a field of study related to public health, health science, nutrition, dietetics, counseling, nursing or a related health field of study, by date of hire.
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Travel Requirements:
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APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Contact :
Keri Rowley
Email :
Phone Number with Area Code :
517-353-9108