Community Program Coordinator

Job Title: Community Program Coordinator
Location: Augusta University
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 237599

Required Qualifications Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in a related field with a minimum of 1 year of experience in Health Education, Public Health and/or community outreach service.Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities Ability to maintain confidentiality
Ability to prioritize and manage conflicting deadlines
Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
Detail-oriented with strong multi-tasking and organizational skills
Proficient in Microsoft Office and other computer software/databases
Ability to work independently, perform well under pressure, meet deadlines and exercise good judgment
Compliance with Patient/Family-Centered Care standards through the following:
Demonstrates dignity and respect for patient and family for patient and family knowledge, values, beliefs, and cultural background in the planning and delivery of care.
Provides information sharing, ensuring patients and families receive timely, complete, and accurate information in order to effectively participate in care and decision-making.
Encourages patient and family participation in care and decision-making at the level they choose.
Promotes collaboration with patients and families in policy and program development, implementation, and evaluation in health care facility design, professional education, and delivery of care.Responsibilities The responsibilities include, but are not limited to: General Duties:
  • Schedule project visits
  • Weekly follow-up with community members
  • Data collection, entry, and quality control
  • Maintain project files
  • Lead group sessions with parents and students
  • Assist with establishing and maintaining outstanding relationships with community partners
  • Attend meetings with community partners
  • Meet contract deliverables as assigned by the sponsors .
  • Prepare monthly progress reports as needed .
  • Attending staff training and research meetings.
  • Participating in project planning and development of research protocols while insuring adherence to accepted scientific research principals and community engaged approaches.
Other duties: All other related duties/tasks as assigned.Job Summary This Community Program Coordinator position is designed to lead and manage administrative and technical work in support of grants from various granting agencies for cancer and public health related prevention outcomes. This work will include areas such as cancer prevention, tobacco, alcohol, and prescription drug misuse prevention, and other public health related topics. This work will take place in both rural and urban areas. The coordinator will lead in planning, implementation, data collection, data entry, and careful, exact documentation within the grant and institutional guidelines.Shift/Salary Shift: M-F; Days - May be required to work outside of normal business hours.
*This position is 100% grant funded.
Salary to be commensurate with qualifications of selected candidate within the established range (generally minimum-midpoint) of the position
Recruitment Period: Unitl FilledConditions of Employment All candidates are required to successfully pass a Background Check review prior to starting with Augusta University.

All employees are responsible for ensuring the confidentiality, availability, and integrity of sensitive [patient, student, employee, financial, business, etc.] information by exercising sound judgment and adhering to cybersecurity and privacy policies during the course of their employment and beyond.Equal Employment Opportunity Augusta University is proud to be an equal opportunity employer welcoming applicants from underrepresented groups, including individuals with disabilities and veterans.Other Information This position is also responsible for promoting a customer friendly environment and providing superior service to our patients, students, faculty, and employees. "Augusta University is a patient-and family-centered care institution, where employees partner everyday with patients and families for success." Augusta University is a tobacco free environment and the use of any tobacco products on any part of the campus, both inside and outside, is strictly prohibited.

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