Job Summary The Project Coordinator- Community Health shall be responsible for:
Supports the activities in the implementation of Boston Children's Determination of Need Community Health Initiatives to improve the health and wellbeing of children and families most impacted by health inequities in communities throughout Greater Boston.
Develops and implements agendas, works plans, timelines, systems, and frameworks to meet program implementation and evaluation goals and requirements.
Provides data and content management and analyses as needed for project deliverables and meetings. Works as part of team along with an evaluation consultant to monitor, evaluate, and report on the progress of projects.
Prepares written and graphic presentations for meetings to share project outcomes and progress and support learning and best practice sharing in the areas of mental/behavioral health, transit and housing, and healthy weight. Researches literature on best practices and utilizes information for program planning.
Effectively supports the design and facilitation of cross-functional meetings and medium to large-scale virtual and in-person community meetings, learning communities, and other community engagements.
Supports community partnerships and relationship building, in collaboration with the Office of Government Relations, in diverse communities outside of Boston.
Exercises good judgment in decision-making, communication, and completing job responsibilities.
Business Planning and Analysis
Work closely with staff to develop plans for organizational priority initiatives, identifying opportunities and developing recommendations for team.
Identifies and researches potential solutions and novel approaches to support the development of new initiatives and/or to resolve identified issues.
Assists with the development of measurement plans for monitoring project success.
To qualify, you must have:
Associate's Degree. Master's Degree preferred
2 to 3 years progressive experience in healthcare management, project management, consulting, or a related field.
Experience within a hospital or academic medical environment and background in community organizing and/or community relations preferred
Analytical skills to collect information from diverse sources, apply professional principles in performing various analytic tasks, and succinctly summarize and present data and information.
Strong communication skills to effectively work with community partners and others to improve child health outcomes.
Proficient in common computer applications/environments: Microsoft Office, Google Suite, Zoom, and Dropbox.
Ability to write and speak a second language, preferably Spanish, Portuguese or Haitian Creole.
Ability to travel outside of the Boston area to surrounding communities of Waltham, Weymouth, Needham, Framingham, Quincy, Brockton, and Randolph is required.
This position requires periodic evening hours throughout the year for participation in community meetings, gatherings, and events.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including a rotating days/evenings and week-end schedule, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.