Genesis Harbor of Opportunities Promoting Excellence Director Detroit, MI · Full time

The Director organizes and facilitates a place-based collaboration for policy, systems and environmental changes on local, regional and state levels to advance health equity.

Description

The Director organizes and facilitates a place-based collaboration for policy, systems, and environmental (PSE) changes on local, regional, and state levels to advance health equity, e.g., PSE that are negatively impacting the health of residents of our service area (48207, 48213, and 48214). GenesisHOPE serves as the backbone organization. The Director will identify and address root causes of unmet basic needs (food & water, housing & physical environment, education & income, and other needs) and advance PSE changes that (1) improve coordination of services and (2) mitigate barriers to good health for the community (service area). The Director is also responsible for coordinating activities and disseminating information relative to other collaborative engagements GenesisHOPE and its staff are involved in, as well as supporting the staff with learning and development of action plans (e.g., SNAP PSE, Produce Prescription Statewide Learning Network, Inclusive Healthcare Taskforce, etc.).


The major responsibilities include implementing fundamental principles of collective impact, overseeing learning and development, providing partner support and communications, building relationships and fund development, and overall project management.

Salary

$60,000 - $70,000 per year