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Project Coordinator, Northeast Regional De-Escalation Training Center
University of New Haven
Location: West Haven, Connecticut
Higher Education Institution
Internal Number: 22-82A
Project Coordinator for Northeast Regional
De-escalation Training Center
Henry C Lee College
The University of New Haven, founded on the Yale campus in 1920, is a private, coeducational university that has been recognized by The Princeton Review and U.S. News & World Report for academic excellence. Located between New York City and Boston in the shoreline city of West Haven, the University is a diverse and vibrant community of nearly 7,000 students from across the globe.
Over the last decade, the University has completed more than $300 million in major capital projects while launching 26 new academic programs. The University has also added campuses in Tuscany, Italy, and Orange, Conn.
This full-time project coordinator position will require the following:
Collaborate and work with project team, staff, and students to fully implement and schedule the de-escalation trainings with regional police departments
Coordinate outreach to the Northeast region with the program director and co-principal investigator
Coordinate individual session materials with instructors
Itemize and track expenses associated with overall program cost, travel, and training session expenditures.
Coordinate information on trainers in partnered agencies, including resumes, contact information, training sessions held
Detailed record keeping on each training session provided
Making travel accommodations for regional and national instructors
Work directly for the Project Director and perform tasks and responsibilities as needed
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Excellent organizational skills for planning and scheduling
Self-awareness of personal and professional attributes and values that align with program goals and deliverables
Conscientious regarding professional demeanor, interaction, and timely attendance
Media literacy skills in use of electronic technology (PC, laptop, e-notebooks, wireless phones, cameras, video cameras, microphones, LCD projectors, etc.) and corresponding software in MS programs including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook; social media platforms and website navigation
Critical thinking with problem-solving practice and patience
Autonomy and independence in working with limited direction to completion of tasks
Must be professional and courteous in all interactions and communications, capable of handling confidential matters; demonstrate consistently strong interpersonal skills; and can work collaboratively with a diverse community of faculty, staff, students, and administrators.
This position requires an individual who is detail oriented and able to work efficiently in a busy environment while successfully handling multiple priorities.
Associate’s Degree required with at least 6 years of experience. Bachelor’s Degree from accredited university with 4 years’ experience referred.
Must have at least four years of professional office/administrative experience.
Knowledge of the structure and organization of law enforcement agencies preferred.
Familiarity and experience working within grant-funded program/project preferred
Understanding of grant-based program/project deliverables, timelines, and reporting requirements
Able to provide own transportation
Willing to work a full-time, hybrid schedule as a temporary hire for grant period
University of New Haven Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging Vision
The University of New Haven is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a diverse institution which celebrates, respects, and values individuals of all social identities. We believe that as members of the university community, our socio?cultural differences ignite intellectual growth and foster a culture of understanding that embraces our ever?changing society.
HOW TO APPLY:
If you have the qualifications we are looking for and are interested in working for an institution where the experience of learning is both personal and pragmatic and one that is guided by a distinguished faculty who care deeply about individual student success, we want to hear from you! Please submit a cover letter, resume, and three references, all of which will remain confidential, through this link: http://apply.interfolio.com/117690
The University of New Haven is a private, top-tier comprehensive institution recognized as a national leader in experiential education.Founded in 1920 on the campus of Yale University in cooperation with Northeastern University, UNH moved to its current West Haven campus in 1960 and opened its Orange Campus in January, 2014. The University operates a satellite campus in Tuscany, Italy, and offers programs at several locations throughout Connecticut and in New Mexico. UNH provides its students with a unique combination of a solid liberal arts education and real-world, hands-on career and research opportunities.The University enrolls approximately 6,800 students, including nearly 1,800 graduate students and more than 5,000 undergraduates – the majority of whom reside in University housing. Through its College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business, Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences, Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts, and Tagliatela College of Engineering, UNH offers over 80 undergraduate and graduate degree programs. UNH students have access to more than 500 study abroad programs worldwide and its student-athletes compete in 16 varsity sports in the NCAA Division II’s highly competitive Northeast-10 Conference.
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