Position Information: The Education Specialist provides health education programs and services through the WakeMed ENERGIZE Program, collaborating with community partners. Assists with the screening and assessment of children and families at risk for developing diabetes. Develops and implements education content, provides group and individual healthy lifestyle education to ENERGIZE participants who range in ability, age and physical condition or limitations. The Education Specialist will also assist in classroom data collection and ENERGIZE! program implementation.
Experience Requirements: 1 Year Education - Health And/Or Wellness Programs Required
Education Required: Bachelor's Degree Health Education Or Exercise Science Or Related Field Required
Licensure/Certification Requirements: Basic Life Support Required
At WakeMed Health & Hospitals, we are guided by a simple – yet powerful mission: to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding and compassionate care to all.To deliver on this mission, WakeMed employs the “best minds and the biggest hearts” in the business. Our team includes over 8,500 experienced registered nurses, technologists, medical professionals, support staff, and a medical staff of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice providers who are dedicated to putting patients first.When it comes to culture and benefits, we recognize that when we take good care of our employees, our employees can take even better care of our patients. We proudly offer competitive salaries that reflect background, experience and special skills. Our benefits programs are designed to give you and your family the support you need for today while planning for a successful tomorrow. We promote diversity in the ...workplace, provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified applicants, and we participate in E-verify.We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our employees and our employees care for the community.