Teen Pregnancy Prevention Coordinator

Any individual who receives an offer of employment or will receive a payroll check are required to submit to a drug and alcohol test as a condition of obtaining employment.
Mille Lacs Band Member/American Indian preference applies

The Teen Pregnancy Prevention Coordinator plans, coordinates and provides culturally sensitive health promotional programs and activities in all four districts for the Mille Lacs Band Public Health Department, with a primary focus on the prevention of teen pregnancies.

• High school diploma or GED is required.
• Bachelor’s degree required in Nursing, Social Work, Health Education or related field.
• 1-3 years of experience in community education, health promotion, training is requested.
• 1-3 years with experience in setting up trainings and training schedules.
• Previous Grant work experience.
• Ability to work and effectively communicate sensitive, confidential information with patients, families, public agencies and co-workers.
• Strong written, verbal, analytical, organization and interpersonal skills.
• Basic computing skills in a Windows environment, including Word, Excel and training software.
• Ability to work independently and prioritize tasks.
• Experience in and sensitivity to Native American culture.
• Must have a current valid driver’s license.
• Must be insurable under the Mille Lacs Band Drivers Insurance policy.
• Must pass a background check.
• Must pass a pre-employment drug and alcohol test.

• Facilitates effective health education trainings to meet the needs of Band members.
• Promotes health through written materials, speaking engagements, radio programs and by participation in other health related programs and workshops.
• Develops health education material for use by staff, community and individuals.
• Provides written and oral reports as required.
• Assists with grant writing and implementation of grants in various settings, such as’ schools, community and clinic.
• Collaborates, and attends meetings with community members and organizes within the tribe and also county, state and federal agencies as needed.
• Maintains an up-to-date listing of various community resources and agency health education materials.
• Performs other job related duties as assigned.

• Nature of work is such that incumbent experiences infrequent periods of low to moderate stress while dealing with clients, family members, and others.
• Work is primarily indoors in a climate controlled office or a community setting, with minor work outside.
• Hours are typically 8-5, but possibly with some extra hours, evening or weekend work.
• Some travel is required.

Submit resume, cover letter, and employment application to:
Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe
Employment Coordinator
43408 Oodena Dr.
Onamia, MN 56359
Fax # (320) 532-7492
e-mail to hr@millelacsband.com