Community Outreach Educator- Part-Time -Petoskey

Petoskey, MI
Education-Community Outreach
Part Time
Job Summary:
Under limited supervision, uses intermediate skills obtained through experience and training to develop, implement and evaluate education and outreach programs within a specified service area.  Provides reproductive and sexual health education programs to youth, parents, community groups, professionals and schools in support of Planned Parenthood of Michigan’s (PPMI) objective of providing medically-accurate sexuality education and health care services. 

Work Schedule:
Rotating work schedule including nights & weekends
Travel May Be Required: Up to 40% travel within the State of Michigan. Out of state/overnight travel 1 – 2 times/year
30 Hours per week

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Implement and facilitate various Youth Leadership and Peer Education Programs as applicable.
    • Utilize facilitation and presentation best practices to plan and implement training, presentations, meetings and other events.   
    • Design and implement program evaluations as appropriate.
    • Conduct community outreach to potential patients and agencies and participate in community events while working to increase awareness of PPMI services and supporting patient recruitment.
    • Develop and maintain relationships with key community leaders and stakeholders.
    • Monitors grant and program progress by tracking data and generating monthly reports. Provides regular reporting per grant funding requirements.
    • Align program activities and work priorities with affiliate, grant and department goals.
    • In conjunction with other departments, advance and promote PPMI programs and services.
    • Represent PPMI at health fairs and other special events to a variety of constituents including donors, community officials, partner agencies and other
    • Build professional networks by serving on agency and community coalitions as a representative of PPMI.
    • In coordination with the Education Department and communications team, aid in developing, distributing and/or promoting marketing and social media materials. 
    • Maintain current and accurate records and documentation of all activities. 
    • Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Educational/Previous Experience Requirements:

    • Educational/Previous Experience Requirements:                                                                                                                    
    • Minimum Degree Required:
    • Bachelor’s Degree
    • Required Disciplines:
    • Human Sexuality, Family Life Education, Gender Studies, Health and Human Services, Community Health Education, Sociology, or similar
    • ~and~
    • At least three years experience in education and/or health/sexuality education, youth development or related field.  One to two years public speaking or group facilitation experience required. Any equivalent combination of experience, education, and/or training approved by Human Resources.

Planned Parenthood of Michigan is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse workplace.