UT Health Program Manager - Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences in Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas
Program Manager - Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth
Requisition #: 210001TY
Develops, plans and manages all activities of a school/unit program(s) or project(s). Functions in a Leadership capacity in the program.
This position is part of the UTHealth HOMES (Homeless Outpatient Mental Health Expansion Services) Program. The position works across several service delivery sites. Reliable transportation is required.
Location: Texas Medical Center
Dept.: Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Position Key Accountabilities:
Oversees all aspects of the program activities. Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, and monitors project progress. Develops, implements, and manages policies and procedures.
May manage/maintain annual budget, negotiate service contracts, report on progress and/or authorize expenditures.
Informs upper management of key activities and makes periodic progress reports.
Works closely with internal departments regarding strategy and collaborative opportunities.
May assist in the preparation of progress reports and grant proposals to both private foundations and governmental agencies.
Interacts with representatives from state, federal, and private agencies regarding proposals and funded projects.
Working in conjunction with Public Affairs, may create and edit various communications materials for the department/program, which may include printed materials, web site content and/or department newsletters.
Communicates with community and professionals to share objectives and outcomes. Prepares/makes oral presentations at professional meetings.
May manage Human Resources activities for direct report in regards to: recruiting and selection, hiring and terminating, training and development, performance evaluations, and salary planning.
Other duties as assigned.
May require program-specific certifications.
Bachelor’s degree or relevant work experience in lieu of education.
Five (5) years of applicable experience.
Exerts up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 10 pounds frequently and/or a negligible amount constantly to move objects.
This job class may contain positions that are security sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of Texas Education Code § 51.215
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