Community Outreach Coordinator (CO #1718-141)

American Lung Association - Denver, CO (30+ days ago)4.3


include public education, outreach, and resource referral for tobacco-related topics as well as asthma and other lung diseases. This is a grant funded position.

Responsibilities:
Oversee statewide One Step Program
Recruit sites serving low income parents to provide education about secondhand smoke and aerosol (e-cigarettes) and benefits of smoke-free/aerosol free policies and places.
Train organization staff on the One Step Program and information
Provide ongoing support and assistance to One Step sites
Monitor One Step web site activity and updates
Work with evaluators to analyze and compile the evaluation of the One Step program as well as prepare the final report
Additional responsibilities include supporting other tobacco cessation and prevention efforts
Support the NOT (teen cessation program) to include recruitment of sites, providing technical assistance, conducting trainings, data entry
Support the FFS (Freedom from Smoking) program and follow-up to FFS sites
Provide public education and community outreach on programs and topics related to tobacco use and lung disease through the state of Colorado.
Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor’s Degree in health education, business/marketing, or related field preferred
At least one year of experience working with community health education or outreach programs
Comfortable speaking in public
Experience facilitating groups and/or conducting trainings is a plus
Computer skills/knowledge needed; Proficient in Microsoft Office Programs
Team player and multi-task oriented
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Flexibility with organizational growth and change
Consistent with its mission, the American Lung Association maintains a smoke-free work place, all employees must abstain from tobacco use in any form.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:
To apply send cover letter and resume and salary requirements to (include job title and job number in subject of email):

Human Resources Department
American Lung Association
Email: [email protected]

The American Lung Association is dedicated to a diverse workforce.
Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V