• Program Manager - Global Education

    Job ID
    36689
    Department
    Global Pediatric Medicine
    Category
    Business Support
    Job Location
    US-TN-Memphis
  • Overview

    The Department of Global Pediatric Medicine (GPM) is a new and growing department looking for professionals who are eager to help implement the mission of taking St. Jude to the world by training the clinical workforce, developing and strengthening health systems and patient-centered initiatives, and advancing knowledge to sustain continuous improvement through research.

    Responsibilities

    GPM is seeking a detail-oriented Program Manager to assist in the design, coordination, implementation, and oversight of educational projects and initiatives within and for the Department of Global Pediatric Medicine (GPM) and St. Jude Global (SJG). This pivotal new role, reporting to the Director of Global Education, serves as a team lead for the new St. Jude Global Academy that includes five distinctive initiatives: distance learning, global medicine fellowships, on-campus workshops and seminars, regional education programs, and the graduate degree program in global child health. This is a unique opportunity to develop new educational programs that will be implemented around the world.

     

    The Global Education Program Manager will be responsible for:

    • Working collaboratively with faculty to develop curriculum for educational training seminars.
    • Collaborating and liaising with the St. Jude Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences for the new graduate school program in Global Child Health.
    • Coordinating the fellowship program in GPM and at regional site locations.
    • Managing the distance learning program.
    • Working directly with GPM faculty to review and advance programs related to their efforts and initiatives.
    • Developing and implementing methods to evaluate program effectiveness.
    • Liaising with the SJCRH Cancer Center for community outreach and educational initiatives.
    • Supervising GPM education and St Jude Global Academy personnel.
    • Aligning educational initiatives with the St. Jude Global Strategic Plan and SJCRH mission.
       

    All candidates must submit a cover letter to be considered for this position.

     

    Minimum Experience

    • Five (5) years of complex program management experience, preferably in an education or a healthcare-related setting.
    • Demonstrated ability to plan and coordinate multiple projects/work initiatives simultaneously.
    • Fluency in Spanish is highly preferred.

    Skills and Abilities

    • Supervising programs and/or personnel
    • Knowledge and experience with distance learning management systems
    • Curriculum and performance metrics development
    • Familiarity with Microsoft Suite required
    • Strategic planning and analytical skills
    • Ability to carry out broad assignments with minimal supervision
    • Flexibility to adapt to shifting priorities
    • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
    • Cultural sensitivity is a must
    • Willingness to travel internationally

    Minimum Education

    • Bachelor’s Degree in education, public health, or related field required.
    • Master’s Degree in education, public health, or related field preferred.

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