Public Health Job Opportunities

Community Education Manager

Deadline: until filled

Horizon Health has an excellent opportunity for a Community Education Manager at our client hospital,  Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital in Council Bluffs, IA.

This person will develop and implement a comprehensive marketing program for the hospital’s 29-bed Adult inpatient psychiatric unit.

The Community Education Manager, in conjunction with the unit’s Program Director, is responsible for the planning and implementation of a comprehensive community education program. He/she coordinates the referral development/sales process, develops and maintains accurate community education information and account management systems, as well as coordinating the unit’s internal and external communications program.


To see the full job description and apply online, go to CareerBuilder.

Disaster Internships with American Red Cross – NE/KS/SW Iowa Region

Deadline: until filled

The Nebraska/Kansas/SW Iowa Region of the American Red Cross’s Disaster Services has four paid internship opportunities within the NE/KS/SW Iowa Region starting January 2016. Two of the positions will be located in Omaha/Lincoln and two in Topeka. The interns will support preparedness and workforce engagement activities for the entire region with a focus on chapter capacity building. The hourly rate will be $12.00, 20 hours a week with a maximum length of internship of five months. For additional information or to apply, please click on the link below.

Omaha/Lincoln location: Job Posting

Prevention Specialist in Tobacco

Deadline: November 18, 2015

The Prevention Services Department at Region 6 Behavioral Healthcare currently has a position available for a Prevention Specialist who will assist in the coordination of the Region 6 prevention system.  The Prevention Specialist is responsible for administration of grant funds, technical assistance, and training services for community prevention coalitions in the Region 6 service area, with a focus in Douglas County, Nebraska.  Continue reading “Prevention Specialist in Tobacco”

Director, CB Reads

Deadline: November 30, 2015

CB Reads is a strategic initiative, created by the Iowa West Foundation (IWF) and United Way of the Midlands (UWM) and located at FAMILY, Inc., to engage the Council Bluffs community and greater Pottawattamie County in a collective effort to reduce income-based literacy achievement gaps among children, ages birth – eight. Our vision is a coordinated community-wide approach to achieving grade-level reading. This initiative will focus on the children who are most at risk, living in households with incomes below 200% of the federal poverty level. Continue reading “Director, CB Reads”