Program/Policy Coordinator, Community Solutions for Health Equity

Join an organization at the forefront of health advocacy across the nation

 

Community Catalyst’s (CC) mission is to organize and sustain a powerful consumer voice to ensure that all individuals and communities can influence the local, state and national decisions that affect their health. Key to fulfilling our mission, are our values of empowerment, pragmatism, diversity, collaboration and learning. Further, we fight to build a better future for all individuals by advancing health equity, focusing on people of color, immigrants, as well as disability, gender, sexual identity and socio-economic status.  As we strive to build a movement that is led by and responsive to the needs of diverse individuals and communities, we hold ourselves and our partners accountable to a culture of inclusive multiculturalism. As such, it is important for our staff to reflect the communities with whom we work. 

 

We actively recruit, retain, and develop a diverse and dynamic workforce that effectively and efficiently meets the wide spectrum of needs in the health advocacy field. We believe that an inclusive and open environment fosters creativity, contributes to the quality of our work and processes, and provides growth opportunities for all our employees.

 

POSITION SUMMARY

On any given day, the Program Coordinator will provide administrative and programmatic support to the Community Solutions for Health Equity team, along with grantee support to protect health care locally and to advance local health care systems change as needed. This position is responsible for providing administrative and program support for the Community Solutions for Health Equity Program. The Community Solutions for Health Equity Program is a national program that supports community-based organizations to build power to improve health care delivery and address equity. The program will pair funding resources for community organizations and a robust technical assistance program. The program equips consumer and community organizations with the resources, strategies and partnerships needed to foster respectful relationships between consumers and local health systems based on honesty and a commitment to equitable, positive care for consumers. 

 

SUPERVISION


The Program/Policy Coordinator, CSHE is supervised by the Project Manager, Community Solutions for Health Equity.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

 

QUALIFICATIONS

Required

 

Preferred

LOCATION

Boston, Massachusetts

 

BENEFITS & SALARY

 

Applicants should submit a resume with a one-page cover letter briefly summarizing their interest in and qualifications for the position to: jobs@communitycatalyst.org. Please put “Program Coordinator CSHE” in the subject line.

 

Community Catalyst is strongly committed to building a work environment that recognizes, respects, and encourages the unique contributions of a broad spectrum of qualified employees. We strive to make employment decisions that support inclusion to maintain a work atmosphere that is diverse, equitable and promotes family-friendly practices and work-life benefits so that people of diverse backgrounds and lifestyles may grow personally and professionally. We do not discriminate in hiring based on age, color, ethnicity, race, national origin, primary language, religion, socio-economic status, family status, mental and physical disabilities, veteran status, gender identity characteristics and/or expression, sex, medical condition, sexual orientation or any other classification that is protected by federal, state, or local law. Through all of our programs, Community Catalyst works to build a better future for all individuals by advancing health equity, focusing on people of color, immigrants, as well as disability, gender, sexual identity and socio-economic status. It is important for our staff to reflect the diverse communities with which we work. People of color, LGBTQ identified people, gender-nonconforming people, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and people who speak a language in addition to English are encouraged to apply.

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