HWLI COMMUNITY COACH
JOB NO.: 92044
Work Type: Staff Full or Part Time, Staff-Full Time, Staff-Part Time
Department: SMPH/POP HEALTH SCI/UWPHI
Categories: Environmental, Occupational Health and Safety, Extension, Outreach, Public Engagement, Public Safety, Law Enforcement/Compliance
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable
Position Vacancy ID: 92044-AS
Working Title: HWLI Community Coach
Official Title: OUTREACH SPECIALIST(S92DN) or ASSOC OUTREACH SPEC(S92FN)
Hiring Department: A538570-MEDICAL SCHOOL/POP HEALTH SCI/UWPHI
FTE: 50% - 100%
Anticipated Begin Date: OCTOBER 28, 2017
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
Minimum $36,790 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization:
Bachelor's degree required, preferably in Public Health or a related field. Advanced degree or equivalent experience is desirable.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
Two years of professional experience building community capacity to advance health and health equity at the state or local level is required.
Experience successfully engaging with learning communities to achieve local community health improvement agendas is preferred.
Specialization in leadership development and community capacity building is preferred.
The Healthy Wisconsin Leadership Institute (based in the UW Population Health Institute in the Department of Population Health Sciences) is seeking an Outreach Specialist to provide community coaching and provide program management for the Community Teams Program. This position works collaboratively with a team of colleagues in the Mobilizing Action Toward Community Health (MATCH) unit in the Population Health Institute to support local and statewide agendas to advance community health and health equity.
Travel to multiple locations around the state of Wisconsin is required. Some evening and weekend work may be required.
Position will ideally be staffed at 100% FTE but the program is willing to negotiate an FTE between 50% and 100%.
Title prefix level will be determined based on candidate qualifications.
A criminal background check will be conducted prior to hiring.
The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but, also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.
Instructions to applicants:
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relate to this position.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
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Advertised: Sep 19 2017 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: Oct 23 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time