Public Health Job Opportunities

Child Welfare Policy Analyst Position

Deadline: March 1, 2018

The Child Welfare Policy Analyst is a full time position with Nebraska Children’s Commission. Under administrative direction, this position serves as an expert resource to the Nebraska Children’s Commission, its committees and work groups on the child welfare system. Conducts research on and analyzes public policy relating to child welfare and prepares policy reports; leads projects and serves as a liaison among child welfare and juvenile justice stakeholders and the public; performs other related duties as assigned.

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Great Plains Tribal Epi Center & Chairmen’s Health Board, Internships

Several internships are now available through the Great Plains Tribal Chairmen’s Health Board (GPTCHB) and the Great Plains Tribal Epidemiology Center (GPTEC) for the spring and summer of 2018! Continue reading “Great Plains Tribal Epi Center & Chairmen’s Health Board, Internships”

Domestic Violence Outreach Coordinator -Native American Program

Legal Aid of Nebraska seeks an Outreach Coordinator for its Native American Program. The position is based in the Bancroft or Omaha office. With the support of the Ponca Tribe of Nebraska, Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska, and Santee Sioux Nation, Legal Aid’s Native American Program has developed a program to help end domestic violence and other forms of victimization in Nebraska’s Native American communities.  Continue reading “Domestic Violence Outreach Coordinator -Native American Program”

Nutrition Educator, WIC Program

Central District Health Department is seeking a Nutrition Educator for their WIC Program.

Performs a variety of interdisciplinary assignments including, but not limited to: teach nutritional and other health education topics. Evaluate/assess health trends and risk factors of individual/family through data collection and analysis, tracking and reporting.  Determine food package of WIC participants; issue and explain the use of WIC vouchers to new clients; assist supervisor and coworkers as needed; keep informed of the latest nutritional science and stay current on the WIC program at various levels of government.  Works with specific population groups through health promotion and disease prevention activities; participates in assessing and evaluating health care services to ensure that people are informed of available programs and services; provides health education and care management to individuals and families who are members of vulnerable populations and high risk groups. Continue reading “Nutrition Educator, WIC Program”