Diabetes Partnership of Cleveland

Registered Dietician 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

 

 



 

 

  

 

Diabetes Partnership of Cleveland

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

 

 

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