At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Government Relations department and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
This Program Coordinator II in Child Advocacy will be responsible for:
Coordinating the research, policy development, and coalition activities related to School-Based Behavioral Health project and broader behavioral health advocacy.
Developing and implementing systems and procedures related to policy development and advocacy.
Providing support to coalition leadership for all activities related to School-Based Behavioral Health advocacy.
Completing research activities including initial gap analysis and ongoing policy research to develop and inform advocacy agenda.
Providing administrative and organizational support to facilitate the collaboration across a broad range of stakeholders.
Working with the Director of Behavioral Health Advocacy & Policy and the Director of the Boston Children's Hospital Neighborhood Partnerships to ensure alignment of policy agenda.
Utilizing appropriate project management tools to monitor and report on program progress to SBBH project leads. Helping prepare relevant data/information for written reports and publications including annual reports to funders, grant proposals, and updates to internal and external stakeholders.
Providing administrative support related to SBBH project and broader behavioral health advocacy including maintaining record-keeping systems, scheduling and establishing agendas for appointments and meetings, and compiling and distributing reports of coalition activities.
To qualify, you must have:
Associate's degree with 2 years of relevant experience. Bachelor's degree in social work, education, public health, psychology or a related field or Master's degree in social work, public health, public policy, or education strongly preferred.
Analytical skills to collect information from diverse sources, apply professional principles in performing various analyses, and summarize the information and data.
Strong oral and written communication skills in order to work with internal and external stakeholders.
The ability to manage multiple demands and projects simultaneously and to work with a broad range of internal and external partners.
Advanced knowledge of PC-based software applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) and manual and web-based applications for project management and report development.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
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About Boston Children's Hospital
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.