CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

5G26
HEALTH EDUCATION PROGRAM SUPERVISOR


GENERAL DEFINITION

This is administrative and supervisory education and promotion work planning and directing a comprehensive health education program. Employees in this class are responsible for the development and implementation of health education programs, including the dissemination of basic health information and methods of reducing the risk of acquiring a variety of communicable and sexually transmitted diseases. Work involves supervising a staff of employees who are responsible for providing health education and training to members of the community as well as staff in facilities which may provide a variety of services for persons with health problems including AIDS, drug addiction, communicable diseases and other health issues. A significant aspect of the work includes meetings and establishing rapport with City and local agencies, school board officials, community organizations and representatives from facilities providing a variety of services to the public at large. Work is performed under the direction of a technical superior.

ALLOCATING FACTORS: (The following conditions must be met for a position to be allocated to this class.)

  1. The position must supervise the activities of a staff engaged in the provision of health education training.
  2. The position must be located in the Health Department.


TYPICAL EXAMPLES OF WORK (ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY)


REQUIRED KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS AND ABILITIES


MINIMUM ACCEPTABLE TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE

(The following statement represents the minimum training and experience standards which will be used to admit or reject applicants for tests. Applications submitted by candidates for this class will be reviewed based on training and experience requirements as approved on 4/00.)

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS


PAY RANGE: EP21

Class Established:

CSC: 7/87, Ad Board: 8/87

Spec. Revision:
CSC: 6/93, Ad Board: 7/93

Latest Spec. Revision:
CSC: 3/00, Ad Board: 4/00

MAH/sb


END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 5G26