Oct 11, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Job Summary This position is a classified position funded by a grant from the Administration for Children and Families, Office of Family Assistance (OFA) through the University of Georgia (UGA), Owens Institute for Behavioral Research. The UGA Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education (HMRE) focuses on creating positive and stable homes through the integration of research-based services designed to improve healthy marriage and relationship skills and promote economic stability. This project is led by Dr. Ted Futris, Associate Professor in the Department of Human Development and Family Science and Principle Investigator/Project Director. With numerous state and local partners, including the Georgia Division of Family and Children Services, Georgia Family Connection, Great Start Georgia, Strengthening Families Georgia, Project Safe, and UGA Extension, the five-year project will reach nearly 1,500 families in a 13-county region in northeast Georgia. The HMRE Program Coordinator serves as the primary representative for the UGA HMRE Project in Cluster 1 with a home office located in the UGA Extension office in Oconee County and is primarily responsible for community engagement to implement HMRE services, program administration, identifying and supervising community-based facilitators who will deliver HMRE services, monitoring and evaluating program implementation efforts, and performing other duties deemed necessary by the HMRE Project Coordinator. Minimum Qualifications Completion of a master's degree with 2 years of related experience; OR completion of a bachelor's degree and 4 years of related experience.