Ashland-Boyd County
Health Department

2924 Holt Street P.O. Box 4069
Ashland, KY 41105-4069

Clinic:
Phone: 606-324-7181
FAX 606-329-2434

Administration:
606-329-9444
FAX 606-324-5423

Environmental Services:
606-324-7141
FAX 606-324-7213

 
 
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Thank you for your interest in serving the public as part of our team. Working at the Ashland-Boyd County Health Department is about making a difference. You’ll discover a culture of teamwork, professionalism and mutual respect and most importantly, a life-changing career.

“Shaping the Future through preventative and community health.”
 



Physical Activity Coordinator

 

The Ashland-Boyd County Health Department is accepting applications for a PT Contract position for Physical Activity Coordinator for the APPLE case management program.  Up to twenty (20) hours per week and flexible schedule.

 

General Duties include:  Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to; coordinating physical activity opportunities for APPLE families throughout the community.  Assist with the development of program plans and strategies that support physical activity.  Communication with community partners such as Firm Fitness, the Vitality Center, and the YMCA to track family participation.  Assess family’s needs and adjust APPLE offerings to make them age-appropriate.  Provide advice, assistance and leadership to families.  Work with families to facilitate completion of planned activities.  Enhance participation in physical activity among program participants.  Enhance the linkages and partnerships at the community level to promote physical activity.  Communicate with each family’s case manager and enter data into APPLE software.

 

Minimum Education, Training or Experience:  High School Diploma or GED.  Required certified personal trainer and/or extensive experience in the fitness industry.  Experience working with children and physical fitness.

 

Starting Salary:  $20.00 - $25.00/hr negotiable with additional experience. 

 

Applications may be obtained at the Ashland-Boyd County Health Department, 2924 Holt Street, Ashland, KY  41101; (606) 329-9444.

 

Completed application and transcript must be returned by close of business 12/31/2014 to Ashland-Boyd County Health Department.

Resume will not substitute for completed application.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Will be required to submit to a drug screening test and background check







Nutrition Coordinator

 

The Ashland-Boyd County Health Department is accepting applications for a PT Contract position for Nutrition Coordinator for the APPLE case management program.  Up to twenty (20) hours per week and flexible schedule.

 

General Duties include:  Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to; coordinating nutrition services for APPLE families throughout the community.  Assess family’s nutritional needs.  Develop ad conduct demonstrations on healthy cooking to families.  Organize grocery shopping trips with the dietician and families.  Teach topics on nutrition to all ages.  Mail recipes and healthy eating tips on a regular basis.  Meet with program staff to plan educational activities.  Enhance participation in nutritional activities among program participants.  Enhance the linkages and partnerships at the community level to promote nutritional health.  Communicate with each family’s case manager and enter data into APPLE software.

 

Minimum Education, Training or Experience:  High School Diploma or GED, background in nutrition whether it be a college degree in a related field, certification in nutritional counseling or working in a setting such as county extension.  Experience with menu planning and the health/nutrition connection.  Experience counseling children helpful.

 

Starting Salary:  $20.00 - $25.00/hr negotiable with additional experience. 

 

Applications may be obtained at the Ashland-Boyd County Health Department, 2924 Holt Street, Ashland, KY  41101; (606) 329-9444.

 

Completed application and transcript must be returned by close of business 12/31/2014 to Ashland-Boyd County Health Department.

Resume will not substitute for completed application.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Will be required to submit to a drug screening test and background check

 


 











Ashland-Boyd County Health Department continuously accepts applications for Local Health Nurse I and Local Health Nurse II.  For a local health department application visit http://chfs.ky.gov/dph/lhdapp.htm.
 

 
 
 
 
 

 

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