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Community Programs Educator - Harrisburg

  • Job ID: 149377996
  • Status: Casual
  • Regular/Temporary: Limited
  • Hours:
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: UPMC Pinnacle
  • Department: Mission Effectiveness
  • Location: 111 South Front Street, Harrisburg PA 17105
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $0 / hour

Description

Purpose:
Evaluates and integrates current educational practices related to exercise and wellenss prevention.

This position works mainly evening hours due to working with youth after school.

Responsibilities:

  • Design and evaluate new activities that address identified needs for public (elementary and middle school) education.
  • Develop innovative approaches to evaluate educational programs.
  • Design research that evaluates and integrates current educational practices related to exercise and wellenss prevention
  • Compile and evaluate current cancer control and prevention resources and develops new resources as needed.
  • Update content as current information/research becomes available.
  • Present information to school audiences as requested.
  • Support the academic, research, and clinical mission, philosophy, and activities of UPMC Health System.
  • Communicate curriculum of program to schools throughout the Central PA region.
  • Exercise/Fitness background and or Personal Training Certification or other fitness based certification desired.

 

Qualifications

  • BA or BS degree in Science, Health, Health Education, Journalism, English or a related field.
  • 2 years of experience teaching at the elementary or middle school level including teaching which could be as a volunteer at Sunday School or YWCA type organization.
  • Early development experience desired.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
Clearances must be dated within 90 days

  • Act 33 with renewal
  • Act 34 with renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance with renewal

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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