Health Education Specialist/UKHC

Lexington - Kentucky (KY),

University of Kentucky

$17.32 - $28.31 an hour

Job Description:

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

On occasion, may lift objects up to 50 lbs.
Sitting at computer workstation for extended periods.
Repetitive motion.


Mostly days. Other days and hours as needed.

Job Summary

The HEALTH EDUCATION SPECIALIST position, in consultation with departmental education faculty and UK Healthcare leadership, is responsible for the management, facilitation, and supervision of the daily operations and logistics for the simulation educational program for anesthesiology residents, fellows, and medical students.

In addition, the HEALTH EDUCATION SPECIALIST position serves as the primary liaison between the UK Healthcare Office of Simulation, program faculty, chief residents, house staff, medical students, and affiliated teaching sites concerning program educational matters.

IEBC – Internal Employee Being Considered

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

MS: Excel, Power Point, Word, Publisher, Outlook; ACGME and GME regulations.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Master’s degree plus two or more years experience working in academic environment is preferred.

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

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