Massachusetts Public Health Association

Category: Job & Volunteer Opportunities


Job Posting for Children’s Health Watch: Policy Analyst

Title: Policy Analyst

Organization: Children’s Health Watch

Brief Summary of Position:

The Policy Analyst will be responsible for advancing Children’s HealthWatch policy priorities in Massachusetts through coordinating and participating in coalitions. They will also be responsible for acting as a liaison for Witnesses to Hunger – Boston, updating Children’s HealthWatch social media pages and website, sending email communications, and being the point of contact for policy publication production in the graphic design phase of projects.  In addition, the Policy Analyst will have research responsibilities, including supporting the research of Children’s HealthWatch by coordinating the revision of the survey and Manual of Operations. Policy Analyst responsibilities are full-time and based at Headquarters in Boston, MA.

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Job Posting for Transportation for Massachusetts: Transportation Justice Organizer

Title: Transportation Justice Organizer 

Organization: Transportation for Massachusetts

Brief Summary of Position:

The Transportation for Massachusetts coalition is hiring a Transportation Justice Organizer. This person will collaborate with social justice and community-based organizations and other coalition partners that are working to improve and expand access to public transportation, walking, biking, and other affordable, clean, and reliable transportation options. As part of that work, he or she will develop and maintain partnerships and mobilize coalition members to create transformative policy change at the local, state, and federal levels.

The Organizer will report to the coalition’s Director.

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Job Posting for Planned Parenthood Federation: Community Outreach Specialist

Title: Community Outreach Specialist (Central MA)

Organization: Planned Parenthood Federation

Brief Summary of Position:

A member of the Business Development and Community Engagement Department, the Community Outreach Specialist coordinates initiatives in a targeted geographic area (Greater Worcester, North Central and Metro West) designed to promote Planned Parenthood League of Massachusetts health services and educational programs. With a commitment to addressing the impact of racism and other oppressions on sexual health, the person will develop relationships with community leaders and serves as the organization’s liaison with various constituents through attendance at community events and coalition meetings. Conducts service overview presentations for professionals, community members, and potential patients with the goal of growing and diversifying PPLM’s patient and supporter base. Hosts information tables at conferences, health fairs and other community events to promote services and distribute materials. Integrate marketing campaign strategies and new service rollouts into outreach messaging.

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Job Posting for Disability Policy Consortium: Program Coordinator

Title: Program Coordinator

Organization: Disability Policy Consortium

Brief Summary of Position:

DPC is seeking a program coordinator to support and expand the Participatory Action Research (PAR) activities of DPC. The program coordinator will help engage the disability community in research activities, including identifying policy concerns and research questions, carrying out research and identifying/implementing interventions, as well as evaluate the PAR processes. 

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Job Posting for Boston Public Health Commission: Boston Licensing Inspector – Metro Boston Regional Health Office

Title: Associate Director of the Office of Health Equity

Organization: Boston Public Health Commission

Brief Summary of Position:

The Associate Director (AD) will work closely with the OHE Director in the design, implementation and integration of all health equity activities within BPHC. The AD will report directly to the OHE Director and will assist the Director in providing leadership and direction to the day-to-day operation of the OHE

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Job Posting for Massachusetts Department of Public Health: Council I

Title: Council I

Organization: Massachusetts Department of Public Health

Brief Summary of Position:

The Office of the General Counsel for the Massachusetts Department of Public Health is seeking an Assistant General Counsel to represent the Department primarily before the Division of Administrative Law Appeals. Specifically, this attorney will review and evaluate evidence; draft orders to show cause initiating formal adjudicatory proceedings; draft pleadings including discovery requests and memoranda of law; and advise the Department on litigation strategies.  Candidates must be a member of the Massachusetts Bar and possess some experience in legal research, writing, procedure, and processes.

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Job Posting for Massachusetts Department of Public Health: Boston Licensing Inspector – Metro Boston Regional Health Office

Title: Boston Licensing Inspector – Metro Boston Regional Health Office

Organization: Massachusetts Department of Public Health

Brief Summary of Position:

Evaluates service delivery and administration of assigned licensees/applicants by reviewing applications for licensure, conduct site visits, write deficiency corrective order reports, and evaluate for completion for licensure and compliance with state and federal regulations.  Conduct complaint investigations as required.  Review Request for Responses and evaluate corresponding proposals for funding purposes as necessary.

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Job Posting for Massachusetts Department of Public Health: Human Services Program Planner III – Determination of Need Analyst, Determination of Need Program

Title: Human Services Program Planner III – Determination of Need Analyst, Determination of Need Program

Organization: Massachusetts Department of Public Health

Brief Summary of Position:

DPH is implementing a brand new, first-in-the-nation Determination of Need (DoN) program. DoN is the process through which health care providers – hospital systems, long term care, ambulatory surgery and others – are authorized, pursuant to statute, to make significant expenditures, changes in services, and make certain acquisitions. The DoN team is looking for a DoN Analyst to develop and implement criteria and standards to be used in evaluation of Determination (“DoN’) applications from health systems throughout Massachusetts.

 The DoN Analyst will have the opportunity to plan, design and implement methods for determining compliance with the DoN regulations; prepare analytical reports and briefings to the DPH Commissioner and the Public Health Council and consider whether a proposal will result in improved health outcomes; advance the Commonwealth’s goals for cost containment; and effect improvement in public health outcomes overall.

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Job Posting for AIDS Action Committee: The Young Adult Stabilization Advocate

Title: The Young Adult Stabilization Advocate

Organization: AIDS Action Committee

Brief Summary of Position:

Under the supervision of the Residential Coordinator, the Young Adult Stabilization Advocate is responsible for supporting homeless and formerly homeless young adults transition to independent living and assisting the Residential Coordinator in meeting other program goals. This includes coordinating and delivering services to individuals moving into and living in scattered-site housing programs, as well as affordable housing search. This position is split between two site locations, in addition to appointment accompaniment and home-visits.

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Job Posting for AIDS Action Committee: The Scattered Site Stabilization Advocate

Title: The Scattered Site Stabilization Advocate

Organization: AIDS Action Committee

Brief Summary of Position:

The Scattered Site Stabilization Advocate position is a full-time job based in Boston, MA that provides case management housing search and supportive housing services for clients who are living with AIDS including support services for substance users, harm reduction, homelessness and mental health for multicultural communities including LBGT.  This position try to endeavor to maintain clients health and emotional state.

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