Outreach Consultant | HEALTH EDUCATION CONSULTANT II
California Department of Public Health
Location: Richmond, California
Type: Full Time
Salary: $5,884.00 - $7,725.00
2 openings available.
Internal Number: JC-341611
The Health Education Consultant (HEC) II plans, coordinates, and evaluates complex educational materials; monitors and independently provides technical assistance and consultation to local Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention (CLPP) programs; and designs and implements outreach and education strategies for health care providers and community members at risk of lead poisoning. This position requires regular statewide travel, typically day trips, with possible overnight stay(s), up to 10% for local program site visits, and meetings as needed.
A valid Driver’s license is required.
Telework is available for this position in accordance with CDPH’s Telework Policies and Procedures.
Health Education Consultant (HEC) II Exam Information
Candidates who meet the HEC II minimum qualifications as stated in the Classification Description (specification) and are interested in the HEC II position, and who currently do not have HEC II list nor transfer eligibility, are encouraged to apply for and take the California Department of Public Health’s (CDPH) HEC II exam. Exams are administered quarterly. Please follow the link for information about CDPH’s HEC II exam: https://www.calcareers.ca.gov/JOBSGEN/2H1CE.PDF
Required Application Package Documents
The following items are required to be submitted with your application. Applicants who do not submit the required items timely may not be considered for this job:
Current version of the State Examination/Employment Application STD Form 678 (when not applying electronically), or the Electronic State Employment Application through your Applicant Account at www.CalCareers.ca.gov. All Experience and Education relating to the Minimum Qualifications listed on the Classification Specification should be included to demonstrate how you meet the Minimum Qualifications for the position.
Resume is optional. It may be included, but is not required.
Statement of Qualifications -
Please see Statement of Qualifications instructions below at end of posting. Any applications received that do not provide a written response to the SOQ will not be scored/reviewed.
Statement of Qualifications questions
The Health Education Consultant II will serve as outreach consultant for contracted local health jurisdiction programs. Please describe an experience where you provided guidance or technical support to colleagues or external partners. How did you compile and then deliver the information? How did you ensure that the information was understood and address barriers?
The Health Education Consultant II will plan and implement childhood lead poisoning prevention campaigns. Please describe a time when you participated in the planning and implementation of an educational campaign. What steps did you take in the planning process, and how did you think outside of the box to improve the campaign? What was the overall impact?
You will find the Minimum Requirements in the Class Specification.
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