JOB OPENING: Project Director Health Equity Zone, HEZ (EBCAP0818)

East Bay Community Action Program (EBCAP), the Backbone agency for the East Providence Health Equity Zone, is seeking candidates to oversee implementation of this innovative Rhode Island Department of Public Health-funded initiative. The Director will build a Collaborative of residents and other community stakeholders to implement a data driven plan of action to address the unique social, economic, and environmental factors impacting the health and wellness of city residents. The Director will also collaborate closely with EBCAP internal departments, the RI Department of Health, and the network of HEZs throughout the state.

A successful candidate must have a minimum of a Bachelor's degree (Master's Degree preferred) in a Human Service, Public Health, and/or Public Administration field. Prior experience with integrating community programming and public relations required. Must have demonstrated experience in budget management, staff supervision, program development, community organizing, advocacy, community engagement, developing coalitions and data analysis. Must have excellent oral, writing, analytical, and engagement skills. The candidate must have prior experience working with a community that is rich in diversity, as is East Providence. Individuals who live or work in East Providence and share the cultural and linguistic diversity of the city are strongly encouraged to apply.

For Full Time Employees, EBCAP provides a comprehensive compensation and benefits package that includes heavily subsidized medical and dental insurance plans (BCBSRI), supplemental vision insurance, voluntary medical and dependent care flexible spending accounts, up to 3% company matching 403(b) retirement plan, employer-paid life insurance & long term disability, generous paid time off that includes vacation/holidays/personal days/sick time, mileage reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, opportunities for center-paid training/CEUs, employee assistance program, discounts to local businesses and services, such as Work Out World New England, YMCA/Newport, BJ's Wholesale Club, cellular services, and so much more!

Please utilize the following link to apply online:

Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at East Bay Community Action Program.

EBCAP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to providing a diverse work environment.

Courtesy of EBCAP

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