MAHEC Employment Opportunity: Director, Health Careers, Diversity Education

Facilitate development of diversity programs for health and human service professionals.

Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is seeking a Director, Health Careers and Diversity Education

Responsible for program planning and development, administration, implementation, tracking and coordination of all health careers and workforce diversity programs for a variety of student medical learners in WNC and other pathway students.

Core functions are:

  • information and materials dissemination,
  • health careers education and awareness
  • equity diversity and inclusion (EDI) initiatives
  • regional and statewide tracking and evaluation of programs, and
  • partnering and collaboration on the local, regional, statewide, and national level.

Additionally, facilitates development of diversity programs for H&HS professionals and stakeholders that provide opportunities to learn about the diverse populations they serve and how to improve policies, access, and delivery of services.

Works with a variety of student populations from middle school through post baccalaureate, and other student types as assigned.

Works with team members and community partners to ensure crucial community program development and support along with implementing internal system change in practice and workforce development to advance MAHEC’s strategic focus on equity, diversity and inclusion.

This position also serves on various committees and leadership groups.

MAHEC is a certified Living Wage employer through Just Economics of Western North Carolina.  We offer excellent benefits and are committed to creating a diverse, inclusive, and equitable workplace.

To learn more or apply for this role, visit: or email [email protected]

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