Health Education Specialist

Position: Health Education Specialist

Job ID: 149865

Location: US-TX-Houston


Talent Area: Professional - Non-Clinical

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 8a-8p

About Texas Children's Hospital

Since 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years. Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, the first hospital devoted to children’s care for communities north of Houston. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation.   To join our community of 13,000 dedicated team members, visit for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture


We are searching for a Health Education Specialist – someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you will develop and implement disease, clinical care process, injury prevention, and/or childhood adversity programs for the hospital and provide an organized, comprehensive approach for educating healthcare professionals, patient families and the community in a variety of settings.

Think you’ve got what it takes?

Responsibilities :

  • Develop, organize and implement broad-based health education programs aimed at patient families and community residents
  • Creates an infrastructure to support and sustain quality improvement education such as advanced quality improvement
  • Demonstrates commitment to team flexibility, professionalism, and critical thinking


  • Bachelor's Degree in Health Education or a related field
  • 3 years of experience in public health, health education or quality improvement science preferred
  • Master’s Degree in Health Education or a related field preferred

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