Local/Regional Coalitions

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Seeking Applicants for Texas Regional Oral Health Coalition Coordinators 

In an effort to strengthen the oral health network across the state of Texas, the Texas Oral Health Coalition and Texas Health Institute have partnered to support and build a network of Texas Regional Oral Health Coalitions.  Each Regional Coalition will be led by a Regional Coordinator.  The goal of the Regional Coalitions is to bring together a diverse collection of independent organizations to make a greater impact through collective coordination and cooperation. The coalitions will include partners within the oral health community and partners outside the oral health community whose voices have not historically been a part of the conversation.  The collective work of the Regional Coordinators will create opportunities to build and lead the oral health movement across the state. 

Qualified candidates should have a knowledge of social agencies and public health programs available through the region. Experience planning, developing, organizing, and managing projects is preferred. A background in oral health is not required. 

Salary: $2000 for 12 month period

Time commitment: 12-16 hours a month

Responsibilities:  Coordinate regular meetings with members, participate in monthly call with TxOHC/THI, responsible for submitting invoices and reimbursement/funding requests, participate in planning and evaluation of projects.

Location: This is a remote position, regions include:

  • South Central Texas (Austin/San Antonio)
  • Houston Region (Houston/Beaumont)
  • North Central Texas (Dallas/Fort Worth)

Due: August 26, 2019, 5:00 p.m. (CDT) Individual interested in serving as a Regional Coordinator should send a Letter of Interest and a Resume to Dr. Josefine Ortiz Wolfe at jwolfe@texashealthinstitute.org