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Poverty & Health Equity Program Director Job Opening – Wildfire (AZ)


Phoenix, Arizona

Igniting Community Action to End Poverty in Arizona

Seeks Poverty & Health Equity Program Director


Job description
Two pages

Open until filled


For over 50 years, Wildfire has worked to combat poverty across Arizona. Through collaborations with individuals and organizations, Wildfire develops and implements strategies to address and ultimately eliminate  poverty from our communities.

The COVID 19 pandemic has brought the long-standing health disparities of low-income, marginalized, and rural communities to the forefront. Wildfire is currently seeking a Poverty and Health Equity Program Director  o address the systemic barriers these communities face in accessing health and social services. In partnership with local health departments and community action agencies, the Program Director will be responsible for the implementation and oversight of the COVID-19 Health Disparities Emergency Efforts Grant and the Community Service Block Grant.

See job description for more information including salary range, primary responsibilities, knowledge/skills/abilities, and preferred qualifications.

To Apply

If interested, please email a cover letter and resume to Kelly McGowan (kmcgowan@wildfireaz.org) with the subject line: Poverty and Health Equity Program Director.

Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled

An Equal Opportunity Employer

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