This is a professional position located in the the Bureau of Chronic Disease Prevention unde under the direct supervision of the Health Educ Education Program Manager (Environmental Appr Approaches Section Administrator). The over overall responsibility of this position is to s to support services for the Coordinated Scho School Health/Healthy Schools Program. In addi addition, this position manages contracts as need needed. Duties include, but are not limited to, to, the following:
Responsible for the Coordinated School Health portion of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s grant: Responsible for the Coordinated School Health portion of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s grant: CDC-RFA-DP13-1305, State Public Healt Public Health Actions to Prevent and Control Diabetes, He Diabetes, Heart Disease, Obesity and Associated R Associated Risk Factors, and Promote School Health.
Assists with development and implementation of state of statewide employee wellness programs. Provides Provides expertise and technical support for employee employee wellness strategies within the grant.
Participates in the development and prep preparation of educational materials, tool kits kits, and other resources related to chronic dise disease prevention. Assists with developing and/ and/or sponsoring conferences, workshops, or othe other training opportunities.
Promotes collaboration among state agencies and other statewide partners. Serves as a Bureau of Chronic Disease Prevention’s representative on representative on statewide councils/committe councils/committees including, but not limited to the Co limited to the Coordinated School Health Partnership, Flor Partnership, Florida Action for Healthy Kids, School Acti Kids, School Action Team, Worksite Action Team, and the Sch Team, and the School Health and Education Interagency Colla Interagency Collaborative.
Participates in the development or analysis of legislativ of legislative proposals, grant applications, applications, budget requests, and evaluation. evaluation. Serves as Contract Manager as needed.
Serves as the liaison with the Department of Education Education Office of Healthy Schools as it relates t relates to the Memorandum of Agreement between t between the Department of Education and the Departmen Department of Health.
Works with the State Health Improvement Plan and t and the Chronic Disease Prevention Imple Implementation Plan to coordinate resources and p and programs.
Participates in and attends educational o opportunities to further enhance personal a and professional development.