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Educational Liaison (Community Outreach Engagement)

University of Alabama at Birmingham

University of Alabama at Birmingham

university, fl, usa
Posted on Wednesday, November 29, 2023
EDUCATIONAL LIAISON (Community Outreach Engagement) - (T205218)

Description

The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) seeks an Educational Liason (Community Outreach Engagement).

Key Duties, Primary Responsibilities:

  • Serves as an educational liaison and provides oversight for various projects initiated by internal organizations or departments
  • Related activities may include recruiting, establishing relationships, and making presentations to various internal departments and external organizations
  • Develops and submits an annual plan for outreach activities
  • Conducts department specific outreach meetings
  • Assists in developing proposals for projects
  • Develops and revises educational materials for departments, vendors and the community
  • In conjunction with the Director, develops and reviews mini surveys to solicit input related to training and core curriculum effectiveness
  • Maintains updated educational information on departmental website
  • Identifies best strategies for engaging community stakeholders including youth
  • Establishes relationships with community members, including individuals and community groups/organizations
  • Works with Community and Youth Engagement Committees
  • Develops and utilizes surveys, focus groups, semi-structured interviews and other methodologies as needed to better understand community perspectives
  • Develops and submits monthly plans for and reports of outreach activities
  • Works with PPN Domain Leaders and Community Engagement Leadership to conduct training for PPN personnel, Community and Youth Engagement Committee members, and hospitals/EMS/community providers related to community engagement
  • Identifies and/or creates written and web-based training resources related to community engagement for PPN stakeholders
  • Facilitates meetings of the Community and Youth Engagement Committees, including development of agendas and recording/distribution of minutes and action items
  • Ensures continued participation of members by serving as a resource for questions and concerns
  • Facilitates relationships between Committees and the larger PPN
  • Attends Community Engagement Domain meetings of the PPN and of the UAB hub group
  • Assists Community Engagement Leadership with strategic planning
  • Gathers information and data related to Community and Youth Engagement Committees
  • Prepares reports as needed
  • Represents UAB at PPN meetings and events
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Worker Characteristics:

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Excellent communication skills, ability to work with a diverse population including youth
  • Ability to collect qualitative and quantitative data

Annual Salary Range – $52,555 - $85,400

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field
  • Three (3) years of related experience required
  • Work experience may not substitute for education requirement
  • Currently licensed with a Driver's License from the State of Alabama required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prefer a Master's degree in related field
  • Demonstration of prior community and youth engagement is also preferred

Primary Location

: University

Job Category

: Clerical & Administrative

Organization

: 311650000 Pediatrics Chair Office

Employee Status

: Regular
Shift: Day/1st Shift
Work Arrangement (final schedule to be determined by the department/hiring manager): Remote/Hybrid Eligible