Fatherhood Coordinator (Grant Project Coordinator)

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Work type: Full-Time Staff
Location: Macon, GA
Categories: Sponsored Programs, Grants, and Contracts

Position Title

Fatherhood Coordinator (Grant Project Coordinator) 


Community Medicine


School of Medicine

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Macon, GA

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The Grant Project Coordinator (Fatherhood Coordinator) will coordinate all aspects of South Georgia Healthy Start's (SGHS) fatherhood initiative, focused on eliminating disparities in maternal and infant mortality in rural Georgia. Positioned within the Center for Rural Health and Health Disparities, duties will include managing all aspects of father engagement across the SGHS service area, delivering the fatherhood curriculum to male participants, connecting male SGHS participants to resources and services, helping to recruit and enroll the male partners of other SGHS participants, facilitating fatherhood awareness campaigns, representing the program at fatherhood summits and similar initiatives, supervising students and interns involved with the fatherhood initiative, assisting with mother engagement and recruitment as needed, and other duties as assigned in support of SGHS. This position is supported by grant funds and is contingent upon the receipt of continued funding.

Required Qualifications

A bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university and at least two years of experience in health outreach, health research, health promotion, or related efforts are required OR a master's degree from an accredited college/university and at least six months of related experience are required.  Candidates with a master's degree and/or prior experience with field-based health promotion work or with rural and underserved populations are highly desirable. 

Candidates must have a valid driver's license and be insurable by the university's carrier as this position requires travel.

Is a criminal background check needed for this position?


Does this position require travel for University business in a rental car or University owned vehicle?


Externally Funded

This position is externally funded and continuation is contingent upon funding.

Pay Rate

Commensurate with experience

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FLSA Status


Required Documents

Resume, Cover Letter, References

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants should be prepared to answer the following questions:

1. Do you have a bachelor's degree?
2. Do you have a valid driver's license?
3. Why are you interested in this position?

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