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Research & Training Coordinator

Posted: 04/12/2024

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The Research & Training Coordinator is responsible for the administration and coordination of applied research, evaluation, and training initiatives aimed at improving the mental and behavioral health of children and families impacted by early life trauma. Duties include research and project coordination, including evaluation planning, data collection, and contributing to data analysis, visualization, and reporting. 

FamilyForward is committed to upholding the Organizational Health Anchors that we have set for the agency, including safety; mindfulness and self-regulation; relational health; cultural diversity, inclusivity, equity, and anti-racism; clinical lens; vicarious trauma and compassion fatigue. 

What puts FamilyForward Out Front:

  • Brand new facility built intentionally to support the needs of staff and families.
  • Paid time-off for Agency Wellness Week (December 25th to December 31st annually.)
  • Programming based in the Neurosequential Model of Therapeutics (NMT).
  • Emphasis on professional learning, growth, and development. 
  • The opportunity to work collaboratively with a dynamic team.
How we wholeheartedly take care of our people:
  • Competitive pay & benefits package includes:
    • Medical, dental, and vision coverage for you and your family.
    • Optional short-term disability.
    • Virtual medical and mental health care coverage.
    • Employee Assistance Program counseling services.
    • Pre-tax medical Flexible Spending Accounts.
    • Health Reimbursement Account for deductible expenses over $1000 individual; $2000 for families
    • 3% dollar for dollar company-matched 403(b) retirement savings account.
    • Company-paid long-term disability and life insurance.
  • 10 paid holidays, including 2 floating holidays for religious/cultural celebrations.
  • Wellness Week paid time off December 25th – 31st annually. 
  • Paid vacation time and health and wellness leave.
  • Education assistance program.
  • Public Service Loan Forgiveness eligible employer.
  • National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Eligible Site.
  • Member and active participant in the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and LGBTQ+ Chamber of Commerce
  • Diversity Awareness Partnership Non-Profit Partner.
What to expect on a given day as a Research & Training Coordinator: 
  • You will provide administrative/operational oversight of assigned program/project.
  • You will manage timelines, reporting, and evaluation for each project/program and its associated activities.
  • You will collaborate with the project lead to coordinate implementation, evaluation, and training efforts across project teams.
  • You will coordinate e-Learning training activities.    
  • You will ensure adherence and compliance with applicable protocols, regulations, and Standard Operating Procedures.
  • You will oversee and contribute to data collection, data management, and data mining processes.  
  • You will oversee recruitment and orientation of participants for assigned research projects. 
  • You will contribute to data analysis and the presentation of qualitative and quantitative findings. 
  • You will contribute to the design and preparation of project evaluation reports.
  • Conduct literature reviews, gather preliminary data, and draft various sections in the preparation of grants and manuscripts.
You would be a good fit for this position if you: 
  • Have an undergraduate degree in psychology, social work, rehabilitation, behavioral health, public health, informatics, or related field, required. Graduate degree desired.
  • Have 3-5 years of relevant experience in coordinating complex projects or research programs; OR
  • a combination of related education, experience and training may be used as an equivalent to the         above Minimum Requirements
  • Have demonstrated experience with project management and evaluation and/or clinical research. 
  • Have experience using survey development platforms for data collection.  
  • Have data management and analysis experience.
  • Have demonstrated experience with written and oral communication to technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Are proficient with Microsoft Office products. Knowledge of SPSS, AMOS, Atlas-Ti, or PowerBi a plus.  
Salary Expectations: 
  • Dependent on education and experience: $48,000 - $53,000 annually.


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