Prevention And Education Coordinator (management Analyst Iii)

Fairfax, Virginia
$68,720.08 - $114,533.12 Annually
Jan 09, 2021
Jan 30, 2021
Full Time
Job Announcement

This full-time, 40-hour/week, merit position is part of the DSVS County-Wide Coordination team. The Prevention and Education Coordinator is the lead worker responsible for identifying community needs, planning, developing curricula, and coordinating the provision of sexual and domestic, human trafficking (sexual exploitation) and stalking violence prevention, technical assistance, and education programs to the public, including diverse populations. Researches and maintains updated knowledge of emerging issues and trends pertaining to the prevention of inter-personal violence ranging from primary to tertiary activities. Develops and maintains effective partnerships and participates in coordinated community responses to interpersonal violence. Develops and monitors evaluation measures and key performance indicators for prevention work. Uses quantitative and qualitative data from a variety of sources to inform prevention strategies and other areas of work. Provides coverage for 24-hour crisis hotlines and after-hours, on-call support on a rotational basis, and participates in events held in the evenings and on weekends, as needed. Other duties as assigned. A successful candidate will have excellent written, oral and interpersonal skills, have thorough knowledge and understanding of prevention; have demonstrated leadership including facilitating meetings, leading groups, teams and peers; be able to adapt in a changing environment; knowledge of inter-personal violence issues, trends, and interventions; an ability to develop and present high quality and engaging educational programming, organize information, and manage workload sufficiently to meet deadlines; demonstrable understanding and acceptance of equity and diversity. This position requires a current valid driver's license.

Note: The functional areas of this position are public speaking; training and curricula development, research and policy development; key data development and management, technical advice and guidance to departmental managers; administrative management.

Illustrative Duties

(The illustrative duties listed in this specification are representative of the class but are not an all-inclusive list. A complete list of position duties and unique physical requirements can be found in the position description.)

Independently designs, develops, and coordinates ongoing department programs and special projects;
Performs a wide range of professional-level management work for more than one broad administrative function including complex analysis and diverse project management in a lead capacity;
Coordinates and manages the work of administrative, para-professional, and/or professional-level staff in the day-to-day activities of selected projects. Plans, organizes, and coordinates changes to the policies, procedures, or processes related to multiple administrative functions (financial, procurement, budget, human resources, contract or grants administration, information technology systems, etc.);
Plans and conducts or oversees studies or research activities to ensure program quality, determine unmet needs or ensure efficacy of existing programs;
Provides guidance, recommendations, and advice to departmental managers;
Serves on committees, task forces, and management teams to evaluate the effectiveness and efficiency of existing management/administrative systems;
Writes, edits, and finalizes reports and presentations and presents findings and recommendations to department senior managers.

Required Knowledge Skills and Abilities

(The knowledge, skills and abilities listed in this specification are representative of the class but are not an-all inclusive list).

Considerable knowledge of mission, goals, and objectives of the organizational unit, program, or activities to which incumbent is assigned;
Knowledge of the principles, practices and techniques governing management, organization, operations and programmatic services;
Ability to identify possible solutions for solving business problems;
Ability to evaluate proposals and solutions in terms of benefits, costs, and overall impact on the project, program, or organization;
Ability to make oral presentations to department management, other departments, or the public;
Ability to write detailed, accurate reports, grants, or solicitations for pertinent areas of administration;
Ability to use word processing and presentation software to prepare documents, and to use spreadsheet and statistical analysis software packages to store, manipulate, analyze and present data;
Ability to supervise and train staff;
Ability to lead assigned employees, including delegating and reviewing work assignments, providing coaching and guidance, monitoring and evaluating performance, and supporting training and development planning.

Employment Standards

Any combination of education, experience, and training equivalent to the following:
(Click on the aforementioned link to learn how Fairfax County interprets equivalencies for "Any combination, experience, and training equivalent to")

Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a bachelor's degree in field related to the assigned functional area; Plus four years of professional work experience with in the functional area.

  • Master's degree in public health, policy, social work (MSW), psychology or other related field, experience working with victims of domestic and sexual violence, stalking and/or human trafficking.
  • Experience providing technical assistance to various stakeholder groups.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills to include effective presentation and group facilitation skills.
  • Experience with program evaluation.
Valid driver's license.

The appointee to this position will be required to complete a criminal background a driving record check, and a Child Protective Services check to the satisfaction of the employer.

This position is considered essential personnel and will be required to report to work during times designated countywide as approved for unscheduled leave regardless of the emergency situation (i.e., weather, transportation, other disaster).

Ability to use automated technology to access and other keyboard driven equipment to input, retrieve and process information via computer is required. Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing. Must be able to transport self and equipment to different worksites or locations to attend meetings and community forums. Employee may be required to lift up to 35 lbs. Sufficiently mobile to attend meetings, trainings, and community events held outside the office. All duties are performed with or without reasonable accommodations.

Panel interview and may include practical exercise.

Fairfax County Government prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, age, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetics, political affiliation, or status as a veteran in the recruitment, selection, and hiring of its workforce.

Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the Americans with Disabilities Act. Contact 703-324-4900 for assistance. TTY 703-222-7314. EEO/AA/TTY.

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