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Program Manager (Part-Time)

Posting Details

Posting Summary

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Posting Number STA00583PO17
Classification Title Program Manager I
Internal Title Program Manager (Part-Time)
Campus Columbia 01
College/Division Arnold School of Public Health
Department Arnold School of Public Health
Band 7
Advertised Minimum Salary $48,622
Advertised Salary Range $36,466 - $52,000
Location of Vacancy
Part/Full Time Part Time
Hours per week 30
Work Schedule

Office Hours are 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday. Flexible schedule for 30 hour work week.

Type of Staff Position Research Grant (RGP)
Basis 12 months
Job Search Category Health and Human Services

About UofSC

The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.

Benefits for FTE, Research Grant or Time-Limited Positions Are Indicated Below

The University of South Carolina (UofSC), through the State of SC and Public Employee Benefit Authority (PEBA), offers employees a valuable benefits package, including health and life insurance, generous paid leave and retirement programs. To learn more about UofSC benefits, access the About Benefits section on the Applicant Portal at uscjobs.sc.edu. Research Grant or Time-limited positions may be eligible for all, some, or no benefits, based on the grant or project funding.

Benefit Eligibility Type Research Grant (RGP)
South Carolina Retirement Yes
State Insurance Programs Yes
Annual Leave Yes
Sick Leave Yes

Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

Directs the programs, services and products for IMPH related to the Long-Term Care Implementation Leadership Council (LTC-ILC). Represents IMPH in continuing work related to Behavioral Health, including monitoring the status of recommendations from the report of the Behavioral Health Taskforce. Writes reports and grants related to both areas. Works collaboratively with the IMPH team to represent the Institute by actively creating linkages to various public-private stakeholder communities.

Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions)

A Master’s degree in health care, nursing, health administration, public health or related field(s) with at least two (2) years of relevant work experience in long- term care (LTC) and/or behavioral health services; OR a bachelor’s degree in health care, social work, nursing, health administration, public health or related field(s) with at least four (4) years of relevant work experience in long-term care (LTC) and/or behavioral health services. All degrees must be conferred from a college, university or institution of higher education recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

Preferred Qualifications

Prefer Master’s degree. All degrees must be conferred from a college, university or institution of higher education recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

Employee must have the ability to communicate effectively both orally and written; the ability to explore, analyze, interpret, report and apply federal and state laws, rules, and regulations pertaining to administration and implementation of public-only and/or public-private programs focused on long-term care (LTC), long-term services and supports (LTSS) and behavioral health.

Possess knowledge and experience with project management. Experience managing multiple people and projects. Have strong analytical and problem-solving skills and possess the ability to work independently and as part of a team within a matrix and functional management organizational structure.

Have the ability to exercise sound judgment, objectivity and diplomacy. Have experience with establishing and maintaining effective, positive and professional working relationship with individuals that possess various levels of education and training. Experience communicating with members of the general public, providers, advocates, and administrators in the long-term care arena.

Possess the ability to analyze and communicate (interpret & translate) health-related issues to a broad audience both orally and in written formats. Experience with synthesizing information—the extraction of information from various sources using academically and industry-accepted practices and techniques for the purposes of interpreting, translating and reporting.

Position Attributes

Hazardous weather category Non-Essential
Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive No

Posting Detail Information

Number of Vacancies
Desired Start Date 01/16/2018
If Research Grant/Time Limited, give end date 06/30/2019
Job Open Date 12/11/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant
Quicklink for Posting http://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/22733
EEO Statement

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, protected veteran status or genetics.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have at least a master's degree in healthcare, nursing, health administration, public health or related field(s) with at least 2 years of relevant work experience in long-term care (LTC) and/or behavioral health services; OR a bachelor's degree in health care, social work, nursing, health administration, public health or related field(s) with at least 4 years of relevant work experience in long-term care and/or behavioral health services?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. List of References and Contact Information
Optional Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae