Part-time Knowledge Translation Sr. Associate

Temple University

Reference #: 24001609
Grade:  T27
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This is an exciting time for the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences and the College of Public Health at Temple University. We are experiencing unprecedented growth in our educational and research programs, and the Universitys rankings are rapidly climbing.
The Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences invites applications for a part-time Knowledge Translation Senior Associate position in the area of community participation and inclusion for people with disabilities (serious mental illnesses, autism). Tasks and responsibilities would include independently organizing complex materials and information, gathering information from staff and others related to implementation issues in human service settings, developing and providing training and technical assistance to diverse audiences, technical writing for reports and other documents. Performs other duties as assigned. Position is fully remote with some travel required.
Essential functions: Synthesize complex information and data to identify key insights and trends relevant to promoting community inclusion in various environments; Conduct onsite assessments of the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and challenges associate with promoting community inclusion; Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders, to understand their needs and facilitate the translation of knowledge into actionable strategies; Collaborate with other Temple University colleagues on training, technical assistance, and writing activities; Develop and administer training programs and materials; Provide technical assistance independently or in partnership with Temple University colleagues related to the concept of community inclusion and current programs and practices that promote community inclusion. Fifty percent or may of this training and technical assistance could be in-person; Work with organizations to identify how they can best promote community inclusion; Write reports, manuals, and other documents; Other duties as assigned.
This is a part-time position with variable hours and contingent on available grant and contract funding. This is a remote position, although some travel is required.
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Required Education & Experience: The individual will have a Masters degree in Social Work or related professional degree in human service delivery and approximately 15 or more years of experience in the human services field with experience as a team/program leader and including 3 years of training and implementation experience in human services. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
Required Skills & Abilities:
Expertise with adults with significant mental health issues
Extensive knowledge of community inclusion and experience providing training in the area of community inclusion
Demonstrated skills at organizing complex materials
Experience related to implementation issues in human service settings, including gathering information from key stakeholders and other sources
Strong writing skills
Extensive supervisory and leadership experiences
Excellent written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills
Ability to work with a diverse population, stu ents, faculty, and staff
Ability to operate all standard office equipment and software including MS office.
This position requires a background check.
This position requires Child Abuse Certifications prior to the commencement of service.
This is a grant funded position.
This position is temporarily assigned a remote work arrangement, the duration of this remote work arrangement is at the discretion of Temple University and the Department.
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Compliance Statement: In the performance of their functions as detailed in the position description employees have an obligation to avoid ethical, legal, financial and other conflicts of interest to ensure that their actions and outside activities do not conflict with their primary employment responsibilities at the institution. Employees are also expected to understand and be in compliance with applicable laws, University and employment policies and regulations, including NCAA regulations for areas and departments which their essential functions cause them to interact.
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Primary Location:Pennsylvania-Philadelphia-Main Campus

Shift:Day Job
Employee Status:Regular

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