Position Details

View All Details Back To Current Job Opportunities Apply

Community Health Education Projects Coordinator

Job Number Full/Part Time Schedule Salary
26632981 Full Time 8AM - 5PM $61,800 - $97,950

Position Information

Please note that the maximum budgeted amount for this position is $72,000 annually.

The Community Health Education Projects Coordinator will provide participants with opportunities to learn about and experience medicine, social determinants of health, health disparities and service in medically underserved communities. Will provide direction and oversee participants community health education projects providing guidelines and reviewing project proposals for K-12, undergraduate and post baccalaureate students. The incumbent's primary responsibility is to coordinate community health education projects and lectures across Pathway Programs including Medical Leaders of Tomorrow, Future Physician Leaders, JumpStart and Mini Medical School. Serves as an advisor for Mini Medical School and coordinates Health Coach Program (HCP), a joint program between the University of California, Riverside School of Medicine and Riverside University Health System. As coordinator, the incumbent is responsible for developing an annual outreach plan to recruit undergraduate volunteers to serve as health coaches for HCP. Acts as coordinator for the community health education projects for Future Physician Leaders, Mini Medical School, Medical Leaders of Tomorrow and JumpStart.

**As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy. All Covered Individuals under the policy must provide proof of Full Vaccination or, if applicable, submit a request for Exception (based on Medical Exemption, Disability, and/or Religious Objection) or Deferral (based on pregnancy) no later than the applicable deadline. For new University of California employees, the applicable deadline is eight weeks after their first date of employment. **


Education Requirements

Degree Requirement
Bachelor's degree in related area and/or equivalent experience/training. Required


License Requirement
Valid Driver License Required


Experience Requirement
4 - 7 years of related experience. Required
Prior experience in healthcare or public health. Required

Special Conditions

Special Condition Requirement
Ability to work evenings and weekends for recruitment events and training programs as needed. Required
Ability to drive to clinical locations, schools, colleges and community-based organizations as needed to fulfill job duties. Required
Must possess or obtain a Valid CA Driver License in accordance with the California Department of Motor Vehicles, if driving a university/personal vehicle for university related business. Required

Minimum Requirements

Effective interpersonal skills to interact effectively with diverse client groups.
Effective organizational skills.
Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
Skills associated with both the development and delivery of health education programs and services.
Ability to analyze, interpret and respond to client needs.
Thorough knowledge of the design and delivery of related programs.
Thorough knowledge of the health promotion and education field.
Ability to maintain cooperative professional relationships with school district administrators, school counselors, teachers and community contacts.
Knowledge of applicable federal and state regulations related to the responsibilities of the position including Federal Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA).
Ability to maintain confidentiality of extremely sensitive and confidential patient, student and employee information.
Ability to maintain cooperative professional relationships with faculty, physicians, health care personnel and administrators.

Preferred Qualifications

Ability to speak Spanish fluently.

Knowledge of an experience working with UC or UCR policies, procedures and business systems.

Additional Information

In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing communities' air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the arts, history, and culture. UCR gives every student, faculty and staff member the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel.

UC Riverside is recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the country boasting several key rankings of which we are extremely proud.

  • UC Riverside is proud to be ranked No. 12 among all U.S. universities, according to Money Magazine's 2020 rankings, and among the top 1 percent of universities worldwide, according to the 2019-20 Center for World University rankings.

  • UC Riverside is the top university in the United States for social mobility. - U.S. News 2020

  • UCR is a member of the University Innovation Alliance, the leading national coalition of public research universities committed to improving student success for low-income, first-generation, and students of color.

  • Among top-tier universities, UC Riverside ranks No. 2 in financial aid. - Business Insider 2019

  • Ranked No. 2 in the world for research, UCR's Department of Entomology maintains one of the largest collections of insect specimens the nation. - Center for World University Rankings

  • UCR's distinguished faculty boasts 2 Nobel Laureates, and 13 members of the National Academies of Science and Medicine.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

For information about our generous employee benefits package, visit: Employee Benefits Overview

Job Description Details

More Information

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Career OpportunitiesUCR Libraries
Campus StatusMaps and Directions

Department Information

Human Resources
1160 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521

Fax: (951) 827-6493
E-mail: jobshelp@ucr.edu