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Multicultural and Community Affairs - Part-time ProUD Grant Program Coordinator

Creighton University Omaha, NE
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Creighton Universitys Health Sciences Multicultural and Community Affairs (HS-MACA) has embraced diversity on campus, in the community and globally. HS-MACA serves as the foundation for a variety of “pipeline” programs. These programs serve students from grade school to college to professional school by providing educational opportunities and exposure that allows diverse students to be competitive applicants for health science schools. In addition, our programs provide information to young individuals so that they will consider health professions as a career of choice in the future.  The Health Sciences Multicultural and Community Affairs mission is to promote Creighton University as a recognized leader in the training and development of a multicultural health care workforce that serves to reduce health disparities in underserved and diverse communities through research, culturally proficient education, community interaction and engagements through Ignatian values.

 

This position is responsible for the coordinating the Center for Promoting Health and Health Equity (CPHHE) Protecting the Underserved from Health Disparities (ProUD) Grant.  Through educating and supervising the Creighton University certified Community Health Advocates on vaccines like COVID-19 and Influenza vaccination education and community engagement.  This is a one-year grant funded, part-time position.

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree or equivalent work experience preferred. Master’s in health education preferred.

  •  2-4 years related coordination of programs experience

 

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

  • Ability to lead in the community required Proficiency in MS Office Suite to include Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  • Prior working experience in health disparities arena preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required
  • Organizational skills and attention to detail required
  • Demonstrated customer service
  • Ability to resolve conflict
  • Ability to think independently and analyze problems and reach solutions
  • This is a part-time position and will require the ability, on occassion, to work evenings, weekend and holiday work depending upon the need
  • As the ProUD Grant Program Coordinator you will be responsible for:
  • Coordinating the community activities of 6 Creighton University certified Community Health Advocates (CHAs)
  • Assist with training the CHAs on vaccination information
  • Coordinate with CHAs to set up and host site education within the community
  • Create, manage, and maintain ProUD database.
  • Assist with the creation of educational and marketing materials with the program supervisor and university communication department. Assist with the distribution of the communication materials. Develop and manage the content of social media, newsletters etc.
  • Prepare updates and monthly reports to grant sponsor, assist program supervisor with creating evaluation instruments, and monitoring CHA tracking and activities
  • Report to the CPHHE Supervisor setting programming objectives and assistance in organizing community activities in collaboration with the program supervisor and the CHAs

 

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AAP/EEO Statement 

Creighton University is committed to providing a safe and non-discriminatory educational and employment environment. The University admits qualified students, hires qualified employees and accepts patients for treatment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or other status protected by law. Its education and employment policies, scholarship and loan programs, and other programs and activities, are administered without unlawful discrimination.

 

Disclosure Statement 

This description describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Regular, reliable attendance is an essential function and all employees are required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties as requested by their supervisor. Employees may also be required to work in excess of normal working hours as workloads and seasonal activities necessitate. A complete description is available in the Human Resource office located at 3006 Webster Street Omaha, NE. Creighton University reserves the right to modify duties, responsibilities and activities at any time with or without notice. 

 

 

 

 

Date Posted September 14, 2022
Date Closes September 14, 2023
Requisition 220615
Located In Omaha, NE
SOC Category 00-0000.00
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