Employment

Opportunities Await At Grand Portage.

 

Community Health Educator (CHE)-SNAP ED/SHIP

Title:
Community Health Educator (CHE)-SNAP ED/SHIP

Location:
Grand Portage Health Services/Clinic

Wage Range:
Starting at $11.00 per hour

Supervisor:
Health Services Director

Description:
Full time health education position is funded from the SNAP ED and Statewide Health Improvement Program (SHIP), has the responsibility to plan, implement, and monitor outcomes to promote understanding of and advocacy for policy, systems and environmental change that will improve the public’s health and quality of life in compliance with SNAP ED and SHIP requirements.

Education:
An Associate Arts degree is preferred. Health or Education related experience is desirable. Knowledge of American Indian health disparities, cultural patterns, attitudes, and practices is desired.

Qualifications:
Ability to present ideas accurately, effectively, and concisely, both orally and in writing required. Ability to teach, speak, demonstrate, and hold discussions effectively in front of and with various groups and individuals is required. Ability to travel as needed and drive in adverse rural conditions. Must have a valid and maintain a valid driver’s license form state of residence and insurable through RTC vehicle insurance policy. Must be smoke-free for at least on year. Must clear background investigation for minimum standards of Character & Suitability for eployment under the Indian Child Protection & Family Violence Prevention Act of 1990, Pub 101-630.

 

Grand Portage requires a background check and pre-employment drug and alcohol testing for all positions. American Indian Preference will apply.

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