Community Outreach Coordinator Mental Health

Employer
CNS Network
Location
Garden Grove, CA
Posted
Sep 09, 2017
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Institution Type
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Job Description

CNS Network is a clinical trials company with offices in Long Beach, Torrance, and Garden Grove is seeking a Community Outreach Specialist.The populations served are adult individuals with a wide range of psychiatric and neurological diagnoses, including Schizophrenia, Bipolar, Depression, Alzheimer's, sleep disorders, Fibromyalgia, and a variety of other central nervous system disorders.
  • The position entails working in various community settings identifying potential clinical research candidates
  • Must possess strong interpersonal skills and be culturally competent with the ability to adapt to different populations
  • Requires the management and service of these providing facilities
  • Must be able to facilitate in the gathering of information pertinent to the potential participant's eligibility for a clinical research study
  • Track and follow-up with past and present potential patients, and to work diligently with the Director of Outreach, Outreach Specialist, and Outreach Coordinators in meeting deadlines and quotas
  • Requires an individual who is a self-starter, disciplined with his/her time
  • Ablility to work with little supervision to meet the weekly and monthly goals of the program
  • Candidate will ideally possess some mental health training and some knowledge of the use of psychotropic medication for the treatment of Mental Health Diagnosis.
  • Must be able to develop partnerships with a various referral sources through out Southern California
  • Requires an individual who can adapt to the fast-paced demands of the company while out in the field
  • The role requires a lot of daily driving throughout several communities serviced as this position is field based only

Education:
  • Bachelor's Degree/Masters Degree (Emphasis in Psychology, Sociology or Social Work)

Skills:
  • Strong interpersonal skills & patient-centered customer service
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Effective communicator and problem solver
  • Must have excellent time management skills
  • Self-starter yet team oriented-outcomes
  • Creative in the development of various referral systems and processes necessary for the recruitment of new candidates
  • Knowledgeable in various Mental Health Programs and Services
  • Effective presenter and interviewer of potential patients and collaborators
  • Effective in developing rapport and relationships in the community
  • Establishing new leads and referral sources for the company
  • Receptive and efficient in executing tasks designated by the Director of Outreach

We offer a competitive compensation and benefit package, including ESOP! If you are interested in working alongside a successful and dynamic team and you meet the following qualifications, we are interested in you!

Company Description
As a leading clinical research center in California, CNS is dedicated to searching for a cure, together.

If you or a loved one suffers from a neurological, psychiatric, or a general health condition, take the next step and experience breakthrough treatments while helping others along the way!


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