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NCHEC Can Help You Hire a CHES® and/or MCHES®

To assist in your search for CHES® and/or MCHES®, NCHEC will post job announcements on the Web site free of charge.

The only requirement is that the description must indicate that a CHES® and/or MCHES® is preferred or required.

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Employers: Please allow three to five business days for job announcements to be posted. The job postings will remain on the NCHEC Web site for 30 days unless requested to to be posted longer or taken down.

A CHES®/MCHES® is specifically trained to:
  • Assess Needs, Resources and Capacity for Health Education/Promotion
  • Plan Health Education/Promotion
  • Implement Health Education/Promotion
  • Conduct Evaluation and Research Related to Health Education/Promotion
  • Administer and Manage Health Education/Promotion
  • Serve as a Health Education/Promotion Resource Person
  • Communicate, Promote and Advocate for Health and the Profession of Health Education/Promotion

Oklahoma State Department of Health

Health Educator II

The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) is committed to providing quality health services to Oklahoma citizens. Our mission is to protect and promote health, to prevent disease and injury, and to cultivate conditions by which Oklahomans can be healthy.

OSDH is seeking a full time Health Educator providing support to Wagoner County Health Department. This is a classified position in state government, located in Wagoner County. OSDH offers a comprehensive Benefits Packet, including a generous benefit allowance to offset the cost of insurance premiums for employees and their eligible dependents.  For more information about the benefit allowance [click here]. The annual salary for this position is up to $39,821.17 based on education and experience. This position maybe under filled as a Level I ($37,924.92).

Experience Required

Requirements consist of a bachelor’s degree in Health Education, Health Promotion, Community Health, School Health Education, Health Studies, Nutrition, Health Behavior, or Nursing plus certification as a Certified Health Education (CHES) pursuant to the criteria established by the National Commission for the Health Education Credentiaor a bachelor’s or master’s degree in another field with documentation of eligibility to take the Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) examination pursuant to the criteria established by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing.

Salary

$39,821

How to Apply

https://www.jobapscloud.com/OK/sup/bulpreview.asp?R1=181129&R2=X20B&R3=10

Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 N.E. 10th St
Oklahoma City, OK 73117


Employers

Download the Why Employ a CHES®/MCHES® Health Education Specialist? brochure

Download the Build a better team: hire CHES® or MCHES® Document


Career Profiles 

Explore the following job types to see where your career's path could take you:

Community Health Education Specialist 
School Health Education
Business & Worksite Health Education
Academia & University Health Education 
Government & Health Departments 
Health Education Specialists in Health Care


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List of Employers who recognize/hire CHES® and MCHES®.

Read the Ways to Market Yourself as a CHES®/MCHES® document to educate potential/current employers on the benefits and importance of certification.

Search creatively.  Read Job Titles that Relate to CHES® and MCHES® certification.


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