Tribal and Non-Profits FHV Grants Manager - Grants Specialist Sr, St. Paul, Minnesota

Created 06/10/2021
Reference 11399608
Job type Full Time
Country United States
State Minnesota
City St. Paul
Zip 55164
Salary Competitive
Job Details

Job Class: Grants Specialist Senior

Working Title: Tribal and Non-Profits FHV Grants Manager
Who May Apply: This vacancy is open for bids and for all qualified job seekers simultaneously. Bidders will be considered through 06/15/2021
Date Posted: 06/09/2021
Closing Date: 06/22/2021
Hiring Agency/Seniority Unit: Minnesota Department of Health (MDH)
Division/Unit: Child & Family Health (CFH) / Family Home Visiting (FHV)
Work Shift/Work Hours: Day Shift / 8:00am - 4:30pm
Days of Work: Monday - Friday
Travel Required: Yes - Up to 25%
Salary Range: $24.03 - $35.24/hourly; $50,174 - $73,581/annually
Classified Status: Classified
Bargaining Unit/Union: 214 - Professional Employees (MAPE)
FLSA Status: Nonexempt
Connect 700 Program Eligible: Yes

Job Summary
Job Summary
MDH is recruiting a passionate and performance driven professional to support tribal nations and non-profits in managing and implementing their state and federal grant funding for home visiting services. If you are committed to improving the lives of pregnant women, infants, children and their families, taking an active lead in reducing health disparities, and driving innovation and synergy in systems that impact maternal, child and family health, then come join our MDH team.
This position is responsible for providing professional support in the planning, management, and implementation of family home visiting state and federal grants to tribes and non-profits for healthy development, self-sufficiency, and safety of families with infants and young children. This position supports the Family Home Visiting Section's mission of providing statewide leadership and public health information essential for promoting, improving or maintaining the health and well-being of women, children and families throughout Minnesota.

Minimum Qualifications
Applicant must meet the minimum qualifications to be routed for consideration.
  • 2 years of professional experience planning, developing, and implementing maternal and child health programs with tribal nations or non-profits
  • Administration of state and/or federal grants
  • Establishing and maintaining working relationships and strategies, including facilitating oral and written communication with internal and external stakeholders on public health matters
  • Experience eliminating health disparities and advancing health equity through culturally competent and sensitive equity-centered strategy development in a diverse, multicultural and multi-lingual work environment
Preferred Qualifications
  • Master's degree in public health, family health, or related field
  • Knowledge of federal, state, and local laws pertaining to health and social services relating to the position
  • Demonstrated project leadership and management skills
  • Experience working in or closely with tribal nations, or non-profits
  • Experience with evidence-based home visiting models or other evidence-based direct service programs for families
  • Experience evaluating and monitoring technical assistance needs of grantees and providing technical support
  • Experience organizing and synthesizing material from diverse sources into comprehensive plans/reports
Additional Requirements
This position requires successful completion of the following:
A background check

Application Details
Why Work For Us
Come work for one of the best public health systems in the nation and you will contribute to our mission to protect, maintain and improve the health of all Minnesotans. We are working hard to achieve our vision for health equity in Minnesota, where all communities are thriving and all people have what they need to be healthy. Our collaborative, mission-driven work environment is a major factor in promoting a high level of employee health awareness, employee longevity and job satisfaction.
We offer a competitive benefits package including employee and family health and dental insurance, life insurance, disability insurance, health promotion programs, pre-tax benefits, vacation leave, sick leave, paid holidays, deferred compensation, retirement benefits, and more!
How to Apply
Click "Apply" at the bottom of the page. If you have questions about applying for jobs, contact the job information line at 651-259-3637.
For additional information about the application process, go to
If you have questions about the position, contact Rich Austin at
If you are a Connect 700 applicant, please email your certificate and the Job posting ID # 43359 to Rich Austin at by the position close date.
If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation for an interview, you may contact the Department of Health ADA Coordinator at
The State of Minnesota is an equal opportunity, affirmative action, and veteran-friendly employer. We are committed to providing culturally responsive services to all Minnesotans. The State of Minnesota recognizes that a diverse workforce is essential and strongly encourages qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to apply.
We will make reasonable accommodations to all qualified applicants with disabilities. If you are an individual with a disability who needs assistance or cannot access the online job application system, please contact the job information line at 651-259-3637 or email Please indicate what assistance you need.
Employer Minnesota Department of Health

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