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Part-Time Quality Improvement Specialist
Job Code:2018-212
Department:Administration/Support
FT/PT Status:Regular Part Time
Schedule:
  
Summary of Responsibilities:

The part time Quality Improvement Specialist actively supports the agency’s culture of quality and safety.  Primary responsibilities would include:  (a) supporting the development and maintenance of the agency’s treatment outcomes program, (b) supporting performance improvement projects across departments as needed. The part time Quality Improvement Specialist is expected to abide by all safety rules and regulations of the facility.  The responsibilities of the Part time Quality Improvement Specialist are carried out according to AK Child & Family policies and the mission of AK Child & Family and its philosophy of care.

 

*All positions at AK Child & Family may have responsibilities altered during the course of employment due to agency imperatives.

 


Supervision and Coordination of Services:

The part time Quality Improvement Specialist reports to the Quality Improvement Specialist II.  The part time Quality Improvement Specialist manages treatment outcome initiatives, specifically conducting post discharge interviews with clients and their families. The part time Quality Improvement Specialist will also coordinate activities associated with assigned performance improvement projects. 


Qualifications:

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: The part time Quality Improvement Specialist must demonstrate excellent oral communication and interviewing skills in addition to having strong interdisciplinary. S/he should have strong computer literacy skills. Experience in coordinating projects, data analysis/entry, and technical writing is preferred. The part time Quality Improvement Specialist must have a valid driver’s license and the ability to travel between campuses and within the community.

Education and experience: The part time Quality Improvement Specialist must possess a minimum of an Associate’s Degree, with preference of a major in psychology, social work, or other related field from an accredited school OR two (2) years applicable work experience.  S/he must have experience working with the population served by AK Child & Family.  An understanding of the treatment models used within the agency is preferred.  

 

 


Physical Demands:

 The part time Quality Improvement Specialist must have the ability to use a personal computer.  The part time Quality Improvement Specialist must be able to work on a copy machine forty-four (44) inches high and to file in cabinets up to thirty-five inches high.  The part time Quality Improvement Specialist must be able to use his/her own vehicle in order to attend and participate in meetings.