Outcome Evaluation Specialist
Youth Villages has been a national leader in the implementation of research-based treatment philosophies in the field of children’s mental and behavioral health. Our commitment to helping troubled children and their families find success spans 30 years and includes a comprehensive array of programs and services.
If you are looking for a positive career move where you are meeting the challenges of life and striving to make a positive difference, then Youth Villages is the place for you. We are looking for people with a strong sense of purpose and focus to continually build confidence in yourself and our organization.
Outcome Evaluation Specialists support the Research Department in a wide variety of essential tasks. Each OE specialist specializes in one area and is able to act as a back-up for at least one other specialist. OE Specialist may have responsibilities in multiple systems (Evolv, GuideTree, Voxco, REDCap, MSTI website, Positive Exits Database, MS SQL server, MySQL). The position is heavily focused on data quality, ensuring that data utilized within each system is accurate for the tasks completed by other staff within the department (e.g., the call team and the data reporting team). OE Specialists may also work with staff in other departments (Partners, Placement, MST Experts) to ensure the accuracy of data related to specific processes within those areas. Most tasks occur on a set schedule (daily, weekly, monthly), but flexibility is necessary to incorporate other tasks as new process are developed, as well as ad hoc tasks.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
• Complete assigned tasks in a timely and efficient manner
• Ensure accuracy of the data in all assigned tasks
• Troubleshoot when processes are not working correctly to ensure all issues are resolved and data related concerns have been addressed
• Provide feedback, directions, and/or training when data related mistakes are discovered
• Ensure deadlines are meet, while being flexible with task priorities
• Manage all aspects of assigned tasks and process within the area and system of focus (e.g., Voxco call assignments and management, Evolv data quality checks, MST/TAMS related processes, or positive exit management and reports
Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university is required
Applicant must demonstrate ability to be detail-oriented
Experience with process analysis, documentation, and management is strongly preferred
Excellent verbal and critical thinking skills are required
Proficiency in Windows, and Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, and Word) is required
Knowledge of CATI software, SPSS, SQL, Evolv, and LexisNexis is useful
Experience growth and development through our continuous training, as well as tuition and licensure reimbursement, or pursue opportunities to advance both clinically and administratively with Youth Villages.
Medical, Dental, Prescription Drug Coverage and Vision
2 weeks paid vacation
12 paid sick days per year
10 paid holidays
Paid Parental Leave
Mileage & Cell Phone Reimbursement (when applicable)
Youth Villages is an equal opportunity employer and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
Youth Villages is committed to not only advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace but also in our work with children and young adults. We know that children, families and young people of color can face inequity in child welfare and justice systems, and we train our employees to build the skills they need to work with the communities that we serve, as well as, other employees from different cultures and backgrounds. Youth Villages is opposed to racism in any of its forms and is committed to inclusion, equity, and diversity. We believe that respect for each other is crucial in the work that we do each day.
How to Apply
To apply, please submit an application via the following link: https://careers-youthvillages.icims.com/jobs/8901/outcome-evaluation-specialist/job
- Date Posted: June 17, 2021
- Type: Full-Time
- Job Function: Analytics / Evaluation
- Service Area: Social / Human Services