The Department of Mental Health, Research Projects is seeking a Community Outreach Coordinator for a project funded by the Bloomberg American Health Initiative, which will evaluate the impacts of public housing redevelopment on the health of youth and adults in East Baltimore.
Specific Duties and Responsibilities:
Curate, implement and evaluate community outreach and recruitment activities.
Minimum Qualifications: High School Diploma/GED and a minimum of two years related experience.
Additional education may substitute for required experience, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
JHU Equivalency Formula: 30 undergraduate degree credits (semester hours) or 18 graduate degree credits may substitute for one year of experience. For jobs where equivalency is permitted, up to two years of non-related college course work may be applied towards the total minimum experience required for the respective job.
Preferred Qualifications: Experience with graphic design or creating promotional materials and/or familiarity with qualitative and/or quantitative research methods are preferred, but not required.
Additional Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Must have the ability to coordinate multiple tasks, work independently, and communicate effectively with others in community settings.
Excellent public speaking skills, and ability to adapt to change are also necessary.
Experience working in one or more of the following areas: event planning, marketing, public affairs, community organizing, and recruitment. Background working with underrepresented racial/ethnic groups are also required.
Working Conditions: Must be willing and able to travel to public housing communities in East Baltimore and attend community events offsite.
Classified Title: Community Outreach Specialist Working Title:Community Outreach Coordinator Role/Level/Range: ACRO40/E/02/CC Starting Salary Range: $14.14 - $19.44; Commensurate with experience Employee Group: Casual / On Call Schedule: 15 - 20 hours per week Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: School of Public Health, East Baltimore Campus Department Name: Mental Health, Research Projects Personnel Area: School of Public Health
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