Program Manager of Diversity and Inclusion

Location
Gaithersburg, MD
Posted
Aug 26, 2020
Closes
Oct 28, 2020
Ref
R-010475
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Adventist HealthCare seeks to hire an experienced Program Manager of Diversity and Inclusion who will embrace our mission to extend God's care through the ministry of physical, mental and spiritual healing.

The Program Manager of Diversity and Inclusion reports to the Executive Director and
is responsible for developing and implementing approaches to support an equitable and just culture, create a sense of belonging, leverage workforce diversity, and promote inclusive leadership.

As a Program Manager of Diversity and Inclusion, you will:

• Cultivate and advance equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI) in alignment with Adventist HealthCare's Mission and values.
• Lead diversity and inclusion programs, builds innovative practices, and creates equitable policies.
• Consult on barriers and opportunities to advance EDI throughout the employee lifecycle (from recruitment to development, promotion, and retention).
• Conduct research, analyze data, and benchmarks across other organizations to identify and share best practices to advance EDI in the workforce
• Review and manage EDI action plan
• Monitor and report diversity and inclusion metrics
• Review policies, procedures, and programs
• Support the EDI Steering Committee; and advises subcommittees or employee resource groups

Qualifications include:

• Bachelor's degree or equivalent in human resources or related area with professional level industry certification preferred.
• Minimum of five years in developing, implementing, and managing diversity and inclusion or cultural competence programs; and evaluating and reporting outcomes required.
• One or more years supervising employees preferred.
• Strong understanding of concepts and metrics related to diversity and inclusion, cultural competence, and bias as well as education and training methods
• Strong understanding of EEOC, civil rights and other legislation related to anti-discrimination/anti-racism
• Experience working with people with diverse backgrounds, cultures, ethnicities, and perspectives

At Adventist HealthCare our job is to care for you. We do this by offering:
• Work life balance through non rotating shifts
• Recognition and rewards for professional expertise
• Free Employee parking
• Competitive comprehensive benefit plans offered (including health, disability, PTO and 403B retirement plan with matching and 3 year vesting)
• 100% Coverage for inpatient care - at Adventist HealthCare facilities
• 100% Coverage for urgent care nationwide - after copay

As a faith-based organization, with over a century of caring for the communities in the Maryland area, Adventist HealthCare has earned a reputation for high-quality, compassionate care. Adventist HealthCare was the first and is the largest healthcare provider in Montgomery County.

If you want to make a difference in someone's life every day, consider a position with a team of professionals who are doing just that, making a difference.

Join the Adventist HealthCare team today! Apply now to be considered.

Work Schedule:

Full-time; primarily days, occasional evenings and weekends.

Tobacco Statement

Tobacco use is a well-recognized preventable cause of death in the United States and an important public health issue. In order to promote and maintain a healthy work environment, Adventist HealthCare will not hire applicants for employment who either state that they are nicotine users or who test positive for nicotine use.

Adventist HealthCare will withdraw offers of employment to applicants who test positive for Cotinine (nicotine). Those testing positive for cotinine are given the opportunity to re-apply in 90 days, if they can truthfully attest that they have not used any nicotine products in the past ninety (90) days and successfully pass follow-up testing.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Adventist HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.