Diabetes Partnership of Cleveland


Health Educator

Position Summary:

The health educator is a part time, exempt employee expected to work 24-28 hours per week including some weekends and evenings; required to work in the office and travel to various locations in the community; and reports to the Director of Programs.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Teach Diabetes Self-Management Education classes and workshops
  • Provide 1:1 individual Diabetes Self-management education to clients and their support team.
  • Provide diabetes prevention and awareness presentations throughout the community
  • Facilitate Empowerment Groups
  • Develop and revise diabetes/nutrition-related education materials
  • Conduct diabetes risk assessments and screenings at community health fairs and in the office
  • Answer phone questions
  • Assist walk-in clients
  • Assist clients to access blood glucose testing supply program
  • Represent Diabetes Partnership of Cleveland at meetings and on coalitions / committees
  • Develop and manage diverse diabetes education programs and materials including
    • Train,coordinate, engage, and deploy volunteers to provide blood glucose screenings and support health education, outreach, and fund raising activities in the community.
    • Coordinate the Summer Internship Program.
    • Manage health literacy initiatives including material and class development.
    • Provide or support other programming as directed by the Director of Programs.

      Minimum Required Qualifications:

•                 Bachelor’s Degree in Nutrition.

•             Maintain current licensure and registration.

•             Able/willing to work in office conditions and diverse areas throughout the community

•             Ability to work effectively with the team

•             Ability to manage multiple projects

•             Ability to meet deadlines

•             Exhibits punctuality in attendance

•             Ability to maintain confidentiality

•             Attends to safety in performance of duties

•             Maintains high degree of accuracy in work and reporting

•             Seeks improvement in approach to job responsibilities

•             Communicates effectively with management

•             Basic competency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook

•             Able to lift up to 30 pounds

Preferred Competencies:

•             Experience working with type 1, type 2 and/or gestational diabetes

•             Prior extensive knowledge about diabetes


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Social Media Internship Part Time

Position Summary:

As a nonprofit intern, you’ll get to see immediate esults of your hard work, which is always rewarding, and you’ll get to meet others with shared interests, who care about the same issues that you do.

There’s simply no better feeling than supporting a good cause and helping your future career at the same time.

Diabetes Partnership of Cleveland seeks a Social Media Intern to aid in our communication and marketing efforts through various social media networks.

Candidates must have experience with and be currently engaged on social media (Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Tumblr, Google+,Instagram). An interest in social marketing trends and analytics is also helpful.

The intern will work closely with our Director of Special Events and Public Relations to plan and execute strategy with the goal of building community awareness and engagement around the Partnership’s brand, mission, and services.

Responsibilities include:

•   Knowing the in's and outs of social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn,YouTube, Tumblr, Instagram, Pinterest, Vine, &  Snapchat)

•  Updating social media channels to build community interest and momentum on these social media channels by writing and posting updates, engaging conversations and discussions, and increasing the number of followers

• Explore new online and social media tools and implement best practices


• Knowledge of social media is a must

• Savvy, and innovative with effective communication especially as it pertains to online mediums
• Computer skills, Microsoft Word and Excel, Graphic design skills a plus

• Interest in nonprofit work, wellness issues, philanthropy


•  Experience working at a unique nonprofit where 100% of donations goes directly to the cause

    Increased understanding of and alignment with health and wellness issues

  • Networking with nonprofit professionals
  • For students, class credit can be arranged according to school requirements

Duration: Minimum 12-15 hours per week for 4 months. Ideal andidates are available to work out of our Beachwood office 3-4 days/week (Monday through Friday).

Please submit cover letter, writing sample (2 pages max.) and 2 professional references and resume to msmith@diabetespartnership.org. with "Social Media Intern" in the subject line. No phone calls please.





Diabetes Partnership of Cleveland

3601 S. Green Rd., #100
Beachwood, OH 44122
Phone: 216-591-0800 | Fax: 216-591-0320



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