Adelphi University Coordinator of Evaluation & Training- GRANT in Garden City, New York

Coordinator of Evaluation & Training- GRANT

Job department/School: Social Work

FT/PT/Temp: Full time

openings: 1

Job Title: Coordinator of Evaluation & Training- GRANT

Location: Garden City, N.Y.


NCTSN National Child Traumatic Stress Network - Grant

Title Position Reports To: Project Director, NCTSN Grant


The Coordinator of Evaluation & Training will have responsibility for planning and coordinating the Project’s extensive training activities, including all learning collaborative, learning communities, workshops, and webinars (many of which will occur simultaneously). The Coordinator will also provide training on the assessment and treatment of traumatized youth, and will work closely with the Project Evaluator and all training sites to ensure that data collection targets are being met.


Planning, coordinating, and providing large scale trauma trainings for mental health professionals

Coordinating Project activities with collaborating NCTSN Centers and the National Center for Child Traumatic Stress (NCCTS).

Managing evaluation efforts to measure progress towards Project goals and objectives, including:

Assisting in the design of evaluation protocols and instruments for collection of quantitative and qualitative data. Work closely with Project Directors to ensure that evaluation protocols match the needs and operations of the program and are implemented in a consistent and effective manner.

Designing surveys and fidelity instruments to evaluate effectiveness of program implementation, processes and outcomes

Collect data from learning collaboratives and other trainings, including the number of mental health professionals trained as a result of Project activities.

Maintaining databases used to track Project activities

Prepare evaluation summaries for Project Directors and prepare reports of performance monitoring activities, including completion of quarterly and annual NCTSN and federal progress reports

Coordinating and managing product development, including products (e.g., factsheets, webinars) for the Project website.

Establishing linkages and maintain regular contact with other NCTSN programs.

Oversee planning and coordination of local and regional conferences

Assisting in coordinating the activities of the Project Assistant, including task supervision of the Project Assistant.

Other duties as assigned


Excellent written and oral communication skills;

Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively with a range of professionals, including social workers, psychologists, community agency administrators, grant program officers;

Knowledge of evidence-based trauma interventions;

Ability to manage time in a fast-paced environment, and to work on developing, implementing, and tracking multiple trainings simultaneously;

Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Office, including the ability to create detailed presentations;

The ability to develop web-based survey programs (e.g., Survey Monkey);

Ability to manage computer databases which will be used to track goals and objectives;

Highly organized, with a very strong attention to detail.


Master's degree in Social Work or Psychology

Experience providing instruction/training/supervision to mental health professionals or graduate students

Experience coordinating large scale trainings (preferred)

Clinical experience with children or adolescents (preferred)

POSITION(S) SUPERVISED: Task supervision of Project Assistant