Organization: Mental Health Center of Denver
Category: Behavioral Health Professional
Location: Denver, CO
Date Job Posted: November 19, 2021
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Mental Health Center of Denver
Our work enables adults to live more fulfilling and productive lives, children to be more resilient, and families to be happier and healthier.
Through multiple community sites, mental health providers in several Denver public schools, collaborations with community partnerships and home-based outreach, we provide treatment, prevention, outreach and crisis services to children, families and adults.
The Mental Health Center of Denver has been named a Top Workplace by the Denver Post nine years in a row! We believe that people are resilient - they can and do recover from mental illness. At the Mental Health Center of Denver, we hire people dedicated to working toward that goal.
Our generous benefits package starts at 30 hours per week. Some of the benefits include:
We are currently recruiting the following key position
Program Evaluator - SAMHSA
EMPLOYMENT VALUE PROPOSITION: Mental Health Center of Denver provides you with the support you need to help you develop a career in helping others succeed. We innovate, adapt, and leverage the diverse perspectives of the people on our team and the people we serve in everything we do.
STARTING SALARY: $58k - $68K
POSITION SUMMARY: Collaboratively develops comprehensive evaluation plans as appropriate to program or grant goals and objectives. Works with stakeholders to develop and implement evaluation frameworks for monitoring and evaluation. Utilizes data to assess effectiveness and highlight areas for improvement. Develops summative and formative reports for stakeholders and grantees. Works in collaboration with the Evaluation and Research team to incorporate equity and social justice principles into work performed. This position will primarily work on a SAMHSA grant evaluating the implementation of a virtual walk-in center.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
EDUCATION: Master’s degree in related field (psychology, program evaluation, applied research, public health, sociology or other social sciences degree with strong emphasis on quantitative and qualitative research), required.
EXPERIENCE: Experience evaluating SMI, SED, and COD services (serious mental illness, serious emotional disturbance, co-occurring disorders). Experience with SAMHSA or other large government grant evaluations and reporting. Minimum of two years’ experience planning, implementing, and reporting on program evaluations. Experience with qualitative analysis techniques and basic quantitative statistical analysis. Experience in mixed methodology, strongly preferred.
Highly desirable experience:
Experience with equitable, collaboratory, participatory, and action research methods, a plus.
SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES:
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: No supervisory responsibilities
MACHINES AND EQUIPMENT TO BE USED: Computers, printers, fax machines, copiers, telephone and a variety of other office/clerical equipment.
TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Requires ability to operate standard office machines such as computers, fax machines, the telephone and other office and/or clinical equipment.
WORKING CONDITIONS: May require occasional evening or weekend hours. Much of the job can be done virtually, but some duties will need to be performed in person, in the Denver Metro area.