Current Opportunities:

Coordinator of Child Health and Wellness Initiatives

The Staten Island Partnership for Community Wellness (SIPCW) is hiring a Coordinator of Child Health and Wellness Initiatives to provide day-to-day support in achieving shared goals of the Child Wellness Initiative (CWI) and the SI Asthma Coalition – public/private partnerships established to reduce childhood obesity, asthma, and the burden of chronic disease in Staten Island through policy, systems, and environmental change.

Key responsibilities include ensuring grant reporting requirements, community engagement, communications, and data management. This position reports to the Manager of Child Health and Wellness Initiatives.

Job Responsibilities:
 Manage and facilitate workgroup coordination and projects
 Track and report progress based on program indicators
 Work collaboratively with partners to develop and implement work plans
 Responsible for reporting on and managing grants
 Support community engagement and build key relationships
 Maintain a list of community partners and events
 Research, recruit, and orient new coalition members
 Facilitate ongoing communication and requests from community organizations
 Manage communication and social media platforms
 Represent initiatives at external meetings and partner events
 Maintain understanding of current landscape of local and regional activities
 Work with CWI Manager to identify potential funding sources and coordinate work of grant writer as needed

Job Requirements:
 Bachelor’s Degree required, Master’s Degree preferred
 5 plus years of experience in Public Health or Non-Profit
 Minimum of 3 years of community outreach/engagement
 Research evaluation experience and comfort level collecting and analyzing data
 Must be able to work independently
 Must be proficient in full MS Office package – Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Publisher
 Detail oriented and solution oriented
 Excellent verbal and written communication skills
 Excellent facilitation and project management skills

Salary Range: $50,000 – $55,000 commensurate with experience.

Candidates interested in the position should send their cover letter and resume via email to Omolara Johnson at Please include CWI Coordinator in the subject of the email.

SIPCW is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE), offering a comprehensive benefits package and a friendly work environment. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.

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The Staten Island Partnership For Community Wellness provides backbone support to public health initiatives and focuses on the integration of behavioral and physical health across systems.

We provide:

  • Coalition Building
  • Project Planning & Management
  • Partner Engagement
  • Facilitation
  • Communication and Education
  • Data Collection and Sharing
  • Evaluation
  • Policy and Advocacy

Contact Us

(718) 226-0258

SIPCW Headquarters
444 St. Marks Place
3rd Floor
Staten Island, NY 10301

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