If you are looking for public health jobs, than a congratulation is in order as this means you are done with your school! There are many fantastic sites out there that are dedicated to getting you into the best public health job for you. Below are the sites as well as an brief overview of what they can do for you on your pursuit for a public health job.
Public Health Jobs Websites
As far as public health jobs go, there are various different work places that these jobs are found. Some of these different places may include:
- Health Promotion Worksites
- Government, State as well as Local Agencies
- Faith Based Organizations
- Various Health Care Setting (hospitals, managed care plans, clinics)
- Universities and Colleges as well as Schools
- Non Profit and For Profit Organizations
- Health Promotion Worksites
As far as finding public health jobs in the categories above, you can start by using some of these great websites dedicated to launching health education careers:
Publichealthjobs.net – This public health jobs site, is offered by Association of Schools of Public Health, and provides free registration to their users allowing them to search jobs as well as save the jobs you are interested in, which are stored into your personal account. Other services offered include; their ASPH resource link allowing users to learn about subjects like the value of becoming a accredited and an overview of what public health is as well as careers in public health and graduate programs search, and the option of being able to have results of your public health jobs search emailed to you on either a daily, weekly or twice weekly basis.
Public Health Jobs Worldwide Connection – Public Health Jobs Worldwide is another great site to look for public health jobs on. This site offers it users benefits such as; daily as well as weekly job postings, email alerts about job posting that have come up in the users area as well as a “weekly e-newsletter”.
Public Health Education Employment Connection – This site is provided by the Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University and provides various different services for those looking for health education jobs. The services provided are; job postings which are listed on their main site that are listed with the date in which they were posted, job search section which allows you to look for jobs in your specific area, resume post section where you can create as well as edit you resume for employers who use the site for employment recruitment.
Craigslist.org is an excellent resource when looking for public health jobs in your area. In order to find out what there is to offer for jobs, visit their “jobs” section on the top of the website, and either enter in “health jobs” or something similiar, or scan the recent postings. Each posting will provide an anonymous email address which you can email the job poster, but the best thing to do is call them directly if possible or go into their office, as the their email account is bound to get flooded with job hopefuls and your resume will get lost in the shuffle.