Health Education Instructor II - #604372

Kaiser Permanente

Date: 11/25/2021 23:00 PM

City: Union City, California

Contract type: Full Time

Work schedule: Full Day

Conducts health education classes using basic to moderately difficult or varied curriculum designed for the improvement of health of Kaiser members and non-members. May conduct classes of various health related topics.

Essential Functions:

  • Teaches and models self-management skills, concepts, resources and tools related to health, lifestyle change and behavior modification to class participants.
  • Assists participants in developing specific behavioral goals.
  • Provides individual instruction and counseling as needed.
  • Assesses needs of class participants and modifies class content or teaching methods to meet those needs.
  • Applies evidence-based education techniques in teaching methods.
  • Answers questions and provides class participants with appropriate resources of information.
  • Arranges and coordinates room set-up, availability of materials and audio/visual equipment.
  • Maintains records of training activities including attendance rosters, homework assignments, class evaluations and timesheets or phone TIME system.
  • Administers and collects class evaluation forms and class fees.
  • Conducts follow-up phones calls to participants including those who missed sessions to determine reason for absence, monitor progress of participants and answer related questions.
  • Completes required continuous training and education such as those related to workplace safety, legal and regulatory compliance, accreditation and licenser requirements and department specific requirements.
  • Maintains and promotes knowledge and utilization of resources related to health, lifestyle change and behavior modification offered by Kaiser Permanente and through the community.

Basic Qualifications:


  • Minimum one (1) year of experience teaching classes or conducting training programs.


  • Bachelor's degree OR four (4) years of experience in a directly related field to field of course instruction.
  • High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.

License, Certification, Registration

  • Licensed or professional credentials or certification in the field as appropriate to the course instruction.

Additional Requirements:

  • Must possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to function independently and exercise professional judgment.
  • Demonstrated skills in teaching techniques and presentation.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and facilitate diverse groups of people with understanding of group dynamics.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of adult learning theory and group process.
  • Basic knowledge of health concepts, preventive health care and behavior change.
  • Must be able to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • N/A

PrimaryLocation :

HoursPerWeek : 1

Shift :

Workdays : Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu

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Job Type : Standard

Employee Status : Regular

Employee Group/Union Affiliation : NUE-NCAL-09|NUE|Non Union Employee

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Job Category : Education / Training,Education & Training

Department :

Travel : Yes, 10 % of the Time

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