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Putnam County Mayor

July 03, 2019 Family Justice Center Site Coordinator Putnam County Mayor APPLY NOW
Job Description

Position:      Family Justice Center Site Coordinator

Essential Functions:  The Upper Cumberland Family Justice Center (UCFJC) Site Coordinator will work under

the supervision of the Board of Directors and Executive Director to establish a Family Justice

Center in Livingston-Overton County.  The Family Justice Center is a co-located, multi-

disciplinary team of professionals who provide coordinated services to victims of family and

sexual violence.

The Site Coordinator will establish strong partnerships with public and private agencies who

provide services to victims of crime and through these collaborative relationships will work to

simplify resource delivery to victims, reduce duplication of services, and affect systemic change

for the safety and support of survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and elder abuse. The

Site Coordinator will facilitate focus groups with community stakeholders, partners, and

survivors to determine what resources are available in Overton, Pickett, and Clay counties and

highlight current gaps in services and safety issues. With the UCFJC Coordinator Community

Response Specialist, the Site Coordinator will identify barriers that inhibit victims of sexual

assault and domestic violence from receiving services and recruit partners to eliminate those

barriers. The Site Coordinator will develop referral procedures with partner agencies that will

simplify service delivery for victims. The Site Coordinator will work with the UCFJC Board of

Directors and Executive Director to identify a site for the Family Justice Center and to develop a

strategic plan for the Center that includes sustainability. The Site Coordinator will promote the

Family Justice Center Model concept and benefits through education and community awareness.

The Site Coordinator will regularly communicate budget and activity updates to the Board of


Minimum Qualifications:       Bachelor’s Degree in behavioral or social sciences. Experience in organization management and coordination. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with collaborators and community contributors. Experience working with state and/or federal grants. Ability to identify and solve problems that may inhibit progress toward a desired goal.

Preferred Qualifications:        Experience in organizing and facilitating large scale projects or grants.

Salary:          $40,000

Benefits:  This position is grant funded through Putnam County Government. Benefits are equal to full-time employees of Putnam County.

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Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

June 28, 2017 Part-time EMS Personnel Emergency Medical Services (EMS) APPLY NOW
Job Description

Putnam County EMS always accepts applications for part-time applicants.  Any open full-time positions are hired from our existing pool of part-time employees.  Applicant must be licensed as an EMT-B, AEMT, Paramedic, or Critical Care Paramedic in the state of Tennessee.  Before hire, an applicant must pass an agility test and do 2 observation rides.  We schedule multiple hiring cycles throughout the year.  We actively desire and recruit highly motivated and dependable personnel who are able to adapt to the constantly changing world of prehospital medicine.  If you believe you are up for the challenge, please apply here!