Health Education Coordinator
Student Health Services


  1. Bachelor’s Degree in public, mental, and/or medical health education, social work, psychology, student personnel/affairs, nursing, education or communications
  2. Two years of conducting professional presentations, seminars or closely related program and/or providing health education experience
    Note: An applicant with a Master’s Degree in an area of health education qualifies with one year of professional communications and/or health education experience
    Note:  Possession of a Certified Health Education Specialist and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialist certification meets requirements of #1 and #2 above.  (http://www.nchec.org)

(This position requires a background check.)


The incumbent develops health promotion initiatives for the campus community under the supervision of the Director of Student Health Services.  Designs, implements, and evaluates with the goal of preventing physical and mental health problems, enhancing student wellness, and promoting academic success.

$20.56-$27.18 per hour

Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
(Hours may vary depending on departmental needs)

To apply:

In order to be considered for employment by Northeastern Illinois University (NEIU), you must submit the following:

  • Employment Application (Original initials and signatures are required for each position applied.  Electronic initials and signatures are not acceptable.)
  • Statement of Annuitant Status (Original signatures are required for each position applied.  Electronic signatures are not acceptable.)
  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Official transcript(s)

You can obtain an Employment Application and Statement of Annuitant Status form in the Office of Human Resources, Bernard Office Building (BOB), 5555 N. Bernard, Chicago, IL 60625, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. You may also download and print a copy of the Employment Application and Statement of Annuitant Status Form. You must complete, sign and date the application and annuitant form and submit them along with official transcripts, resume and cover letter to the Office of Human Resources by the application deadline. A new application and annuitant form are required for each position applied.

If you have any questions, please call the Office of Human Resources at (773) 442-5200, or email us at CS-Employment@neiu.edu. Please visit the State Universities Civil Service System website at http://www.sucss.illinois.gov/updates.aspx for general information. NEIU Employment Services reserves the right not to consider any application on the basis of incomplete information/documents, delay in submission, and disqualifications under the rules of State Universities Civil Service System. Employment Services, however, assures that your application will be duly reviewed on the basis of the classification(s) in which you qualify and, accordingly, will inform you of their decision.

Application Deadline:

A current employment application, statement of annuitant status form cover letter, resume, and official transcript(s) must be submitted by the close of business 2/14/20.

Northeastern Illinois University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and invites applications from Women, Minorities, Veterans and Persons with Disabilities, as well as Other Qualified Individuals. Northeastern Illinois University positions are contingent upon the University's receipt of its State of Illinois appropriation.