Public Health Job Opportunities

Community Planner-Performance Management Coordinator

Deadline: November 30, 2015

Panhandle Public Health District is seeking a Community Planner-Performance Management Coordinator to work between the three office locations of Hemingford, Bridgeport and Scottsbluff. Master’s in Public Health preferred, but consideration will be given to Bachelor’s with experience. Complete job description and application are available at, or view in the document below.

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Submit cover letter, application and resume to Erin Sorensen, POB 337, Hemingford, NE 69348.

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”

Global Health Service Partnership Volunteer Positions

Deadline: December 11, 2015

Seed Global Health’s flagship program with the Peace Corps and US President’sEmergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) tackles health care provider shortages by sending US doctor and nurse volunteers to serve as educators in resource-limited countries

The Global Health Service Partnership (GHSP) is accepting applications from doctors and nurses interested in working as volunteer educators alongside local faculty at medical and nursing schools in Malawi, Tanzania, Uganda, and Swaziland. Continue reading “Global Health Service Partnership Volunteer Positions”

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”

Community Health Development Specialist

Deadline: until filled

Public Health Solutions, District Health Department is seeking a Community Health Development Specialist. Public Health Solutions is located in Crete, and serves Fillmore, Gage, Jefferson, Saline, and Thayer counties. The individual will provide support relative to environmental and system approaches to promote health, support
healthy behaviors, reduce risk for pre-diabetes and build support for lifestyle improvements for the general population. Continue reading “Community Health Development Specialist”