Health Education Specialist Resume Samples

A Health Education Specialist takes responsibility for designing and implementing innovative health education strategies. Other crucial duties are listed on the Health Education Specialist Resume as – conducting health screenings telephonically; identifying problems based on the screening; guiding members in establishing goals; collaborating on the members’ care plans; performing follow-up screenings, preparing reports and case summaries; completing special assignments and projects; conducting a needs assessment to identify educational priorities and needs; and participating in activities as a technical expert.

Summary of skills that can highlight a resume includes – huge education experience in-home care atmosphere, skillful in developing and reviewing and evaluating health-related materials; knowledge of public health education principles and practices; good understanding of emotional and behavioral problems; and familiarity with functions of hospitals and mental health centers. A bachelor’s degree in health sciences is commonplace among job applicants.

Health Education Specialist Resume example

Health Education Specialist Resume

Headline : Seeks to work in a dynamic and intellectually stimulating environment in order to optimize skills, impact the health community and excel in the public health care field.

Skills : Coaching, Facilitation, Training, Consultation.

Description :

    1. Worked with established community agencies and groups to identify unmet needs of deprived/high-risk persons in the area served and to assist in planning services to meet those needs and avoid duplication of services.
    2. Provided information to agencies and groups which represent the deprived/high-risk community on programs and services of the department and other agencies and on related laws and regulations.
    3. Provided smoking cessation kits to community members and worksite initiative tools to other employers.
    4. Referred individuals and groups to appropriate agencies as needed.
    5. Developed and maintain cooperative working relationships with community agencies and groups.
    6. Provided services relevant to assigned program areas.
    7. Collected data through field documentation and other methods to identify specific needs of targeted populations.
    8. Interpreted community needs and cultural patterns of persons in areas served to departmental professional and administrative staff.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MA in Public Health


Health Education Specialist Resume

Objective : Directly responsible for conducting health education seminars, collecting/analyzing data, maintaining performance reports, participating in community and coalition meetings, and collaborating and partnering with various state-funded programs.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Management Skills, Educational Skills.

Description :

    1. Held accountable for demonstrating a high degree of initiative, strong communication and presentation skills, and health and wellness knowledge to plan, develop, and implement health education programs.
    2. Contributed to the achievement of program goals by evaluating results, improving systems and processes, and maintaining professional and courteous communications, demeanor, and interactions with program participants.
    3. Fully utilized specialized marketing, promotion, and outreach methods/techniques to successfully approach, attract, recruit, and enroll several hundred participants in various health, education, and life skills programs.
    4. Developed and applied skills in behavior change methods to encourage adoption of productive and positive health and wellness, personal relationship, and decision-making habits conducive to a higher quality of life.
    5. Displayed excellent capacity to meet deadlines, build rapport with individuals from a diversity of backgrounds and support health goals by establishing an environment that consistently achieved or exceeded expectations.
    6. Performed evaluations and assessments, recommended plans for moving forward in wellness, and developed customized plans for participants including setting goals/targets.
    7. Collected and analyzed population data through conducting health education seminars to identify community outreach program needs.
    8. Reviewed and distributed health education materials to students including brochures and pamphlets, on various topics such as STD's/HIV, teen pregnancy prevention, and communication skills.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS in Health and Wellness Promotion


Health Education Specialist Resume

Objective : Seeks to secure a Health Education Specialist position in a dynamic organization at which skills and relevant experience can benefit the company/organization. Recognized aptitude for transformational leadership and ability to manage a high level of quality standards.

Skills : MS Office Suite, Team Player, Detail Oriented.

Description :

    1. Provided services and support to the education departments Mpowerment Program.
    2. Administered HIV tests to the general public.
    3. Provided workshops to the Mpowerment group members, in the form of presentations on various topics that affect our target population.
    4. Coordinated various events and social activities throughout the city for the group.
    5. Gave presentations on social and health aspects of the target population.
    6. Performed outreach directly to the target population and to the general public.
    7. Provided representation on behalf of the agency at various health fairs and health-related events.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MA in Social Work

Health Education Specialist Resume

Headline : Results-oriented, good team player with strong problem solving and time management skills seeking a position in an organization with a diverse population. Proficient in evaluating individuals and developing effective solutions for challenging behaviors.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Oral Presentations, Coaching, Written Communication, Research, Project Coordination.

Description :

    1. Provided education to different areas of the community in regards to overall wellness, health education, and promotions.
    2. Worked closely with Health Promotions Schools of Excellence students and staff.
    3. Worked to raise awareness of the existence of health inequities and potential solutions to this crisis.
    4. Worked to enhance community coalitions and engagement through community capacity building opportunities.
    5. Worked closely with chronic and infectious disease units.
    6. Administrated efforts in the environmental division educating individuals on the importance of testing for radon; exposure and health risks as the program coordinator.
    7. Assisted in the implementation process of the Take Charge Challenge initiative and a weight management program through our worksite wellness program.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MPH in Public Health

Health Education Specialist Resume

Objective : An energetic self-starter with strong communication skills. Work well, independently, or as part of a team. Seeking a professional position within a company/organization that will provide an enthusiastic and competitive challenge of job performance and competency.

Skills : Recruiting, Research, Customer Relationship Management, Customer Relations.

Description :

    1. Planned and implemented patient health education programs and projects related to Outreach programs at LBJ General Hospital resulting in a direct increase in participation.
    2. Collaborated with senior management and functional leaders to improve recruitment and ensure scheduled completion of the milestones.
    3. Performed gap analysis and worked on projects regarding culture/change management - expanded the program's reach to lower SES areas.
    4. Managed and provided patient education for the Health Education program conducted in the LBJ Medical Oncology Clinic.
    5. Interviewed and recruited new study participants.
    6. Developed and provided cancer materials and resources necessary for program implementation and evaluation.
    7. Evaluated effectiveness of teaching, programs, projects, and resources.
    8. Responsible for reporting program results and recommended improvements in monthly and annual reports through the General Oncology LBJ Team and to the 3rd party external sponsor.
    9. Established, cultivated, and maintained working relationships and contacts with internal and community constituents, healthcare facilities, and other entities to develop and facilitate collaborative partnerships.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS in Psychology

Health Education Specialist Resume

Headline : Seeks to provide clients and families with exceptional guidance and support. For clients and families to feel they have been treated with dignity and respect. To provide an example in order to enhance the family experience. 

Skills : Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Powerpoint, Adobe, Marketing, Sales, Account Management, Human Resources, Employee Training.

Description :

    1. Utilized a group level intervention that delivered information, interactive activities, and reflective exercises addressing sexual health and HIV prevention.
    2. Responsible for coordinating and implementing training for the youth of color at juvenile facilities and other community locations.
    3. Conduct participant intake and follow-up paperwork including maintenance of youth participant files, forms, and databases.
    4. Assisted with evaluation via regular feedback on implementation progress.
    5. Provided HIV Testing and Risk Reduction Counseling services for youth and adults.
    6. Served as a liaison with collaborating community education organizations.
    7. Conducted formal and informal outreach to the target population.
    8. Assisted with research and outreach to other potential community collaborators.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS in Social

Health Education Specialist Resume

Headline : Seeks to obtain a full-time job Health Education Specialist position beginning to enhance and utilize skills while increasing knowledge and experience in a community healthcare setting.

Skills : Relationship Management, Retail Banking, Financial Services, Leadership.

Description :

    1. Attained demonstrated fluency in the dialect of Bambara.
    2. Constructed grant proposals using Peace Corps' Small Project Assistance Program.
    3. Designed and completed water sanitation project working alongside community leaders.
    4. Led formations on proper infant nutrition at the local health center.
    5. Participated in local health committee budget meetings.
    6. Actively promoted healthy behavior among influential local peer groups.
    7. Participated in Volunteer-led HIV/AIDS awareness bike tour.
    8. Designed and painted health-related murals at the local health center.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Graduate Certificate in Planning and Development

Health Education Specialist Resume

Objective : An experienced Health Education Specialist professional is now looking to secure a responsible and challenging position that will utilize my educational background, expand my knowledge and offer opportunities for professional growth.

Skills : Computer And Office: Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Access, And Outlook Database Creation And Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Ensured patients were receiving quality and effective care with the routine case review.
    2. Achieved high patient retention by customizing care plans and keeping continuous communication with patients.
    3. Achieved patient compliance with follow-up phone calls and appointment reminders.
    4. Provided patient education on birth control, STD/STI, prenatal care, nutrition, asthma management, and gestational diabetes management.
    5. Interviewed patients to obtain medical information, weight, height measurements, and vital signs.
    6. Assisted physicians with exams and procedures.
    7. Kept supervisors up to date by providing monthly reports.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS

Health Education Specialist Resume

Summary : Excellent written and verbal communication skills with superior attention to detail. Familiarity managing, training, and coordinating staff and volunteers. Strong leadership and decision making skills. Self-motivated with a high standard of character, integrity, and trustworthiness.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Public Speaking, Community Outreach.

Description :

    1. Collaborated with local coalitions and agencies to address evidence-based public health issues in the community.
    2. Assisted in conducting the Community Health Assessment and the Community Health Improvement Plan.
    3. Assisted multiple departments within Linn County Public Health with health education and promotion.
    4. Public Information Officer able to communicate health information quickly and accurately in the form of new releases, social media, and other communication both with the media and the general public.
    5. Assisted with grant writing to secure funds for new programming.
    6. Focused on initiatives that address health across all levels of the social-ecological model.
    7. Used best-practice methodologies and programs to support community initiatives and research.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MPH in Public Health

Health Education Specialist Resume

Objective : Dedicated Health Education Specialist professional, has great organizational and communication skills. Experience includes working with the public and providing exceptional customer service. Manage heavy workloads daily and consistently meet deadlines. Able to accomplish multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment; detailed oriented, resourceful, and committed to achieving the best.

Skills : Facilitation Of Groups, Workshops & Individuals. Computer, Proficiency, Office Setting, Case Management, Organizer & Event Planning.

Description :

    1. Responsible for promoting, recruiting, and facilitating smoking cessation classes.
    2. Responsible for developing, ordering the material, and distributing educational material.
    3. Conducted training and educational presentations to volunteers and the community.
    4. Assisted in organizing, publicizing, and holding community events to accomplish Multi-Housing Unit project goals.
    5. Assisted in media activities and products to give input on tobacco-related health material.
    6. Planned, coordinated, and implemented various Health Fairs at several Affordable Apartment Complexes.
    7. Established community health programs, such as fire prevention & bike safety programs for kids; HIV/STD, tobacco, and substance abuse prevention programs for teens, and organizer of numerous health fairs and educational events (average attendance of 350-400 people across the age spectrum).
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
A.A