Treatment Program Coordinator/HEAL

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Job TitleTreatment Program Coordinator/HEALRequisition NumberRE24808Working TitleDepartment Name40113:Opioid Abuse Research Strategic InvstmntWork LocationLexington, KYGrade Level45Salary Range$44,762-73,861/yearType of PositionStaffPosition Time Status Full-TimeRequired Education


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3 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

The essential job functions of this position require: communicating effectively; building positive working relationships with individuals from diverse backgrounds; abiding by University guidelines; maintaining confidentiality; prioritizing and managing work effectively; providing exceptional customer service and positively representing the university; ensuring work is detailed, accurate, and completed in a timely manner; performing work in a sedentary position; reporting to meetings at different locations both on campus and off campus; traveling regionally; interacting with individuals from various levels throughout the university; and working successfully with a team, as well as independently.


Primarily days, with core hours from 8:00 am-5:00 pm, Monday-Friday. Weekend and evening hours may be required as workload demands.

Job Summary

This grant-funded position is in direct support of the research mission of the NIH Healing Communities Initiative at the University of Kentucky. The Treatment Coordinator will report to the Research Operations Director. The primary responsibilities of the Treatment Coordinator are to: identify and work collaboratively with community-based treatment providers serving the 16 targeted communities of the initiative, develop contracts and vendor agreements necessary for program coordination, create and maintain provider information/database, coordinate with state partners to maintain regulatory compliance, and to work collaboratively with the initiative’s research and staff participants

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Project coordination, relationship management, data collection, previous experience with human studies.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? NoPreferred Education/Experience

Master’s Degree in a human services or related field. Knowledge of substance use disorders.

Deadline to Apply10/19/2020University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Please describe your experience in clinical or social sciences research.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Please list your number of year's experience with data collection and management.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years, up thorugh 10 years
    • More than 10 years
  3. * Please describe your experience with data collection, database management, and communication.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Please describe your experience working with a team to achieve a goal.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Please describe your experience with Microsoft Excel.

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • Other
    • None of the Above
Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
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    Posted: 10/6/2020
    Application Due: 10/20/2020
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