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Outreach Coordinator

Weill Medical College of Cornell University
New York, NY 10007
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Position Summary



Under direction, assists with and maintains community outreach work for veterans and adolescents with substance abuse issues



Job Responsibilities



+ Arranges meetings and recruits speakers to inform the community about program goals\.

+ Distributes informational material to residents of specific municipalities, school districts and/or geographic areas to describe what, where, and when program services are available to them\.

+ Tracks work progress within spreadsheets, word processing, calendars, e\-mail and database software\.

+ Prepares monthly reports on services provided by gathering community data to assess program effectiveness\.

+ Helps clients engage in the recovery process and become a part of their community by encouraging personal growth, assisting in recreational activities, reinforcing healthy coping skills and facilitating positive socialization and reintegration\.

+ Assists in providing liaison services between clients, potential clients and other social agencies providing services for client population\.

+ Assists in scheduling appointments for clients to meet with program professionals\.

+ Establishes and maintains contact with families of program participants where applicable\.

+ Assists program staff with follow\-up on cases\.

+ Participates in staff meetings and consultations to receive and provide input on status of patients\.



Education



+ High School Diploma



Experience



Previous outreach experience with vulnerable populations



Familiar with diverse New York communities



Basic knowledge of breast health awareness and disparities



Breast health/Breast Education experience preferred



Facilitate community\-based education events



Personable and energetic



Knowledge, Skills and Abilities



Licenses and Certifications



Working Conditions/Physical Demands



Standard office work



Weill Cornell Medicine is a comprehensive academic medical center that's committed to excellence in patient care, scientific discovery, and the education of future physicians in New York City and around the world\. Our doctors and scientists\-faculty from Weill Cornell Medical College, Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences, and the Weill Cornell Physician Organization\-are engaged in world\-class clinical care and cutting\-edge research that connect patients to the latest treatment innovations and prevention strategies\. Located in the heart of the Upper East Side's scientific corridor, Weill Cornell Medicine's powerful network of collaborators extends to its parent university Cornell University; to Qatar, where an international campus offers a U\.S\. medical degree; and to programs in Tanzania, Haiti, Brazil, Austria and Turkey\. Our medical practices serve communities throughout New York City, and our faculty provide comprehensive care at NewYork\-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, NewYork\-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital, and NewYork\-Presbyterian/Queens\. At Weill Cornell Medicine, we work together to treat each individual, not just their conditions or illnesses, as we strive to deliver the finest possible care for our patients \- the center of everything we do\. Weill Cornell Medicine is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer\. Weill Cornell Medicine provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information\.
Posted: 2019-09-10 Expires: 2019-10-11

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Outreach Coordinator

Weill Medical College of Cornell University
New York, NY 10007

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