Community Liaison Wrkr Lvl III

12 Jul, 2022

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Community Liaison Wrkr Lvl III

Queens Hospital Center
Queens, NY

About NYC Health + Hospitals

Queens Hospital Center is making good on its promise to the people of southeastern and central Queens to maximize both patient convenience and positive clinical outcomes. Residents of Queens can count on the delivery of quality medical care right in their own borough.  In 2002 the hospital opened a state-of-the-art, 261-bed facility that includes the Queens Cancer Center, the first comprehensive cancer treatment center in the borough.

Job Description

Under general supervision, performs duties involving liaison activities between City agencies or programs and community residents and groups. In the Health and Hospitals Corporation, under direction, supervises liaison activities of a hospital with local residents and other agencies and groups in the community. In addition to performing duties of Assignment Level II at a higher level, also performs the following:

Examples of Typical Tasks:

  1. Supervises the performance of liaison activities, may be responsible for an administrative area covering one or more filed offices or operational unites.
  2. Recommends procedures for implementation and maintenance of effective community liaison or community programs.
  3. Directs community research activities and provides for the dissemination of research data and other materials.
  4. Maintains communication with local community leaders and groups, particularly in matters of relative complexity and difficulty; explains programs and policies.
  5. Mediates problems between the community and schools, hospitals, residents, landlords and community groups.
  6. Represents the agency or program or assigns representation at community activities related to agency or program concerns.
  7. Participates in planning, organizing, and implementing overall community liaison programs with schools, hospitals, residents and community groups.
  8. Represents a hospital or assigns representation at community activities relating to hospital and health care programs.
  9. Supervises staff development and training of community liaison employees.
  10. Performs field or office tasks as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

For Appointment to Level II
In addition to meeting the qualification requirements of Assignment Level I, appointment to Level II requires:

  1. Two additional years of full-time experience in counseling, community work or community health activities in a government agency or community organization engaged in providing community services to the public, assisting members of the community in obtaining community services or maintaining liaison with schools, community organizations or other government agencies for the purpose of providing assistance and obtaining participation and support for implementation of community or public service programs; or
  2. Education and/or experience equivalent to 1 above. Study at an accredited college in sociology, psychology or other behavioral science may be substituted on the basis of 30 semester credits for each year of the experience described above. However, all persons must have at least one year of the full-time experience described above.

For Appointment to Level III

In addition to meeting the qualification requirements of Assignment to Level II, appointment to Level II requires:

  1. One additional year of full-time experience as described in “1” above.

How To Apply

Please be advised that proof of Covid-19 vaccination is required prior to hire.

If you wish to apply for this position, please apply online at employment.nychhc.org.

Job posted: 2022-07-12