Job Number: 80720
The Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences within Stanford University's School of Medicine is seeking a Program Manager to provide community outreach, program development, and project management for the Center for Youth Mental Health & Wellbeing. The Program Manager will be responsible for a full range of coordination, planning, support and expansion of existing and new programs that support increased awareness, access, and stigma-reduction for mental health services, with a particular focus on early intervention and services for individuals ages 12-25. The Program Manager will carry out duties independently but work closely with the team and provide support to the Center Director, Program Director and collaborative partners locally, regionally and nationally.
The Program Manager will serve as a core member of the team developing and planning a pilot of integrated “one stop shop” youth mental health centers, facilitating advisory board development, establishing and organizing community partnerships and development of services for youth and their families. The Program Manager will work closely with the Program Director to develop a new media and mental health initiative by forging relationships with media partners, planning and executing collaborative projects, coordinating research partnerships and creating and managing website and communication channels.
The ideal candidate will be comfortable managing multiple projects simultaneously, be innovative, flexible, a self-starter, and open to developing new projects and ideas. Main responsibilities will be organizing community stakeholders and supporting the complex implementation of an innovative integrated youth mental health center pilot in San Mateo, Santa Clara and other counties throughout California, as well as helping to organize and support the launch of a new national media and mental health initiative. Other program responsibilities will include supporting and/or managing a national network of early psychosis programs, youth innovation events, and a mental health screening tool for teens.
* - Other duties may also be assigned
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE (REQUIRED):
Bachelor of Arts degree in an applicable social science related field and two years applicable experience, or combination of education and experience in an applicable social science.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (REQUIRED):
* - Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of his or her job.
Location: School of Medicine, California, United States
To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: stanfordcareers.stanford.edu
Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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