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Project Coordinator/ Health Educator

Norfolk, Nebraska, 68701, United States
January 10, 2017

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Myrian Jackson

*** *. *** ****** *******, NE ****1

Cell # 402.***.****

Experience Project Coordinator & Health Educator 2015 -Present

Grant writing for future programs

Coordination and dissemination of multiple projects

Assure fidelity in project delivery

Programmatic and financial oversee of each program

Create and implement data collection as specified by DHHS

Coordinate community events

Newspaper releases for all 4 counties

Health Department Monthly Newsletter

Maintain social media for marketing purposes

Implementation of Minority projects with in each of the 4 counties

Translate health department educational material to the Spanish Language

Provide interpretation

Public health education, programming

Community Outreach

Outreach to potential partners

Promote the programming of multiple programs

Experience Bilingual Family Service Worker, NENCAP 2010-2015

Recruitment of children and families into the program

Manage Health Services for enrolled children

Facilitate parent involvement and ensure parent education

Utilize the Family Partnership Agreement to support and assist families

Collaborate with community resources on behalf of children and families

Provided Parenting classes to families utilizing the Active Parenting module in English and Spanish.

Provided Home Visits to 40 families and completed all pertinent documentation.

Coordinate activities for large number of families.

Develop material utilized at events

Manage budgets to ensure funding is available for each activity

Experience Bilingual Advocate, Bright Horizons 2010

Advocacy services including safe and confidential emergency shelter to survivors and their children

Assistance with protection orders; accompany survivors to court for court hearings especially clients with limited English proficiency

Provide support, information, and referral services to survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault and their children and/or families

Monitor all shelter activities during the Advocate’s shift

Maintain all necessary statistical data and records on the computer and in the client log

Assist in developing and implementing an outreach program especially in the minority communities

Assist in providing informational presentations as requested especially in the minority communities

Assist and/or facilitate support group for limited English proficiency clients

Assist with coverage for pager services and be on call 24 hours a day

Experience Family Services Supervisor, Parent To Parent Org. 2008-2010

Provided parent-to-parent support and advocacy for families who have children with emotional, behavioral or mental disorders that resided within the 22 counties of Region IV.

As the Family Services Supervisor my responsibility was to train and mentor Family Care Partners

Facilitated parenting classes in English and/or Spanish.

Participated as a liaison and advocate between the family and systems such as the mental health system, schools and social services utilizing the wraparound process.

Worked collaboratively with other agencies and providers to monitor and ensure families are receiving services that they were entitled to and that met their needs.

Attended child/family team meetings and other related meetings at family’s request including court hearings.

Established support groups/or network for parents.

Provided support and education for parents around their child’s special needs.

Trainings & Skills:

Sustainability Training

Fidelity Training

Substance Abuse Prevention Skills Training (SAPST)

CPR/First Aid Instructor

Training on emergency preparedness

Certificate for Foundations of Public Health

FEMA training

Certified in writing grant proposals

Member of Norfolk Council for Family Empowerment

Member of the Healthy Communities Coalition

Former Board Member of NeighborWorks Northeast NE

Certified as a Tai Chi Instructor (fall prevention)

Certified as a Stepping on Leader (fall prevention)

DHHS NPIRS reporting program


Lisa Moser, Professional Partner/Case Manager

Ph. 402-***-****

Jose Luis Perez, Corporate Quality Manager, Alcoa

Ph. 832-***-****

Kary Phiel, Area Manager for Northeast NE Community Action Partnership

Ph. 402-***-****

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