Young Adult Services Coordinator

Oregon Health Authority
2600 Center St NE
Salem, OR 97301
United States

Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Accepts NHA Certifications
Security Clearance Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule

Job Description

Child & Family Program with OHA is seeking an experienced Program Analyst to direct, monitor, and foster the development of statewide services for transition-aged young adults experiencing significant mental health challenges or early signs of psychosis through targeted mental health services. You will also support the development of young adult mental health systems through young adult engagement in state and local level policy-making and inclusion on advisory bodies, councils, and committees. Additionally, you will create and implement innovative and collaborative approaches to serving youth and young adults with acute mental health challenges in community-based settings. You will also write and provide oversight of grants and contracts having to do with all of the focus areas above. This position may take on additional system and service development projects as assigned.

Are you experienced in program analysis and coordination? Do you have a passion mental health wellness and desire to help youth and young adults? We want YOU to apply TODAY!


What's in it for you?

We offer a workplace that balances productivity with enjoyment; promote an atmosphere of mutual respect, dedication, and enthusiasm. We offer full medical, vision and dental with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and ten paid holidays per year plus pension and retirement plans


How to apply:

Complete the online application at using job number REQ-85649

Application Deadline: 06/22/2022

Job Requirements

· Any combination of experience or education equivalent to seven years of experience that typically supports the knowledge and skill of coordinating or administering a program.

** Example: A Bachelor's Degree in Business or Public Administration, Behavioral or Social Sciences, or a degree related to the agency program that demonstrates the capacity for the knowledge and skills; and four years experience coordinating or administering a program. **

· Experience in creating and maintaining a work environment that is respectful and accepting of diversity among team members and the people we serve.

· General knowledge of methods and techniques of building community alliances and partnerships to develop, implement, monitor programs, and convene groups and obtain feedback from older adolescents and young adults with mental health disorders.

· Preference will be given to candidates with specialized and advanced knowledge of treatment of mental health disparities in older adolescents and young adults.

· Knowledge of older adolescent and young adult mental health treatment systems and evidence based practices is required.

· Master’s Degree in a child, adolescent, or young adult mental health field or public administration or public health is preferred.

· Experience with program budget and budget proposals.

· Experience with project grants and contracts.

· Must possess a valid ODL or alternative transportation. Must Maintain an acceptable driving record.
Oregon Health Authority
Stephanie Mitchell
2600 Center St NE
Salem OR 97301
United States
Oregon Health Authority Stephanie Mitchell