UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 11/08/19 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 11/20/19. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.
The Division of Community Ophthalmology is dedicated to developing and implementing model programs that serve the community. The UCSD EyeMobile for children's mission is to give underserved children the vision they need to succeed in school and life by identifying, treating and preventing vision disorders by means of: Vision Screening; Vision Exams on the EyeMobile for Children, Outreach and Education and Early Child Development Research.
Under supervision, the incumbent will drive the EyeMobile to various school locations throughout San Diego County. Safely operates and maintains vehicle records including trip documentation. Responsible for all aspects of the EyeMobile operation: patient flow, visual exams, and vehicle maintenance. Independently train clinic personnel on the use of techniques, equipment, testing protocol, and database management system, manage study documentation, including a current manual of procedures, patient logbook, and current patient demographic data.
Uses professional community educational program concepts to deliver and enhance standardized educational programs and volunteer educational programs as needed. Analyzes program content and delivery needs to determine the effectiveness of current programs and identify underrepresented constituencies in the community. Participates in recruitment and outreach activities for the assigned program.
Associate's Degree in related area; and/or equivalent experience/training.
Demonstrated continuing education in related field is required.
A minimum of two (2+) or more years of relevant experience.
Must have a valid CA driver's license and acceptable driving record. Proven safe driving skills. Ability to maintain records of passenger, locations, mileage, refueling, and maintenance.
Working knowledge of departmental and organizational policies and procedures; knowledge of educational program content and objectives.
Proven knowledge of current community education programs and trends. Working knowledge of delivering community educational programs.
Working skills to produce and deliver programs. Working knowledge of conducting a needs assessment.
Demonstrated experience working with community organizations, preschool-aged children and parents.
Strong analytical skills to understand how business needs can be addressed through the development and delivery of training programs.
Good reading, verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills. Good presentation skills. Excellent ability to communicate effectively with diverse populations.
Strong skill in using business software systems in the completion of work assignments; i.e., Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint.
Familiarity with optometric exams, including testing and patient flow.
Ability to communicate effectively, oral and written English and Spanish.
Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
Must have a valid CA driver's license and safe driving record. Must have CA Liability insurance.
Must have reliable transportation. Must be familiar with San Diego County roads and freeways.
Must be available some evenings and/or weekends.
Work locations include community sites (Head Start Centers, San Diego Unified School locations, and other locations throughout San Diego County).
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