Careers

Health Resources in Action offers exciting, engaging, and challenging employment opportunities for researchers, facilitators, analysts, trainers, policy specialists, and more.

People come to HRiA because of our commitment to social justice and health equity, our wonderful clients and partners, and our dedicated and dynamic staff. People stay at HRIA because of our collaborative approach to problem solving, our friendly work environment, and our commitment to providing employees with challenging and exciting professional opportunities.

HRiA offers exceptional employee benefits that include a 35-hour work week; employer funded health, dental and life insurance; a retirement plan that includes an employer-funded tax-deferred annuity; generous vacation and sick time; and flexible work schedules.

Equity and inclusion are core values of our organization. Our hiring and business practices appreciate the strengths offered through varied backgrounds. As public health practitioners with a social justice focus, we are committed to better understanding and learning from the institutional structures that create disparities among us and our work.

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Positions

  • Evaluation Project Manager

    This is an exempt, full-time position based working exclusively on HRiA’s SÍ Texas: Social Innovation for a Healthy South Texas evaluation. This multi-site initiative, sponsored by Methodist Healthcare Ministries and funded by the Social Innovation Fund, addresses integrated behavioral health (IBH) to prevent physical and behavioral health co-morbidities by improving and expanding the delivery of IBH services through tested, replicable IBH models that address physical and behavioral co-morbidities and transform treatment among 8 local subgrantees in southern Texas.  HRiA is the contracted evaluator for the SÍ Texas initiative and is currently two years into this evaluation with an expected two more years remaining. HRiA is conducting evaluation studies at each of the local sites, an overarching evaluation, and evaluation capacity-building and technical assistance (TA) activities to the local sites. The Evaluation Project Manager will assist the Principal Investigator and Co-Principal Investigator in executing the Sí Texas workplan, ensuring all deliverables for the initiative are completed.

  • Research Analyst

    This is an exempt, full-time position working exclusively on HRiA’s Sí Texas: Social Innovation for a Healthy South Texas evaluation. This multi-site initiative, sponsored by Methodist Healthcare Ministries and funded by the Social Innovation Fund, addresses integrated behavioral health (IBH) to prevent physical and behavioral health co-morbidities by improving and expanding the delivery of IBH services through tested, replicable IBH models that address physical and behavioral co-morbidities and transform treatment among 8 local subgrantees in southern Texas. HRiA is the contracted evaluator for the Sí Texas initiative and is currently two years into this evaluation with an expected two more years remaining. HRiA is conducting evaluation studies at each of the local sites, an overarching evaluation, and evaluation capacity-building and technical assistance (TA) activities to the local sites.  The Analyst will provide critical services and leadership in executing approved quantitative analyses for each local evaluation and a portfolio wide evaluation as well as preparing required technical reports for the funder. Data being analyzed for the Sí Texas project include clinical measures (e.g., blood pressure, body mass index, depression score), health care utilization measures (e.g., visits, referrals), and survey data (e.g., social network analysis).

     

  • Grants Officer

    We are searching for a Grants Officer who will play in integral role in the operational management of medical research grant programs for The Medical Foundation and will contribute to the advancement of best practices in grantmaking. The Grants Officer will work closely with the Managing Director of Investments in Health, the Scientific Director of The Medical Foundation, and the Chief Medical Officer on multiple projects and grant programs.

    This is a great opportunity for a professional with project and grant management experience ready to take their skills to the next level.

  • Budget & Contracts Specialist

    We are searching for a Budget & Contracts Specialist to be responsible for collecting and entering budgets, working with data, and supporting the contracting process for a specific portfolio of work within the organization. The person in this role will work directly with a Budget & Contracts Coordinator to accurately reflect budget data in working files and follow through on processing and filing contracts with individuals, and local, state, and federal government.

  • The LEAH Project at Health Resources in Action AmeriCorps Massachusetts Promise Fellow

    The Leaders through Education, Action and Hope (LEAH) Project, a program of Health Resources in Action (HRiA), is a college access, job readiness, and youth development initiative that recruits, trains, and supports low-income, high school students of color in Boston Public Schools (BPS), known as “LEAH Mentors,” to teach science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) lessons and provide homework help to elementary school students. The LEAH Project’s mission is to cultivate the power of youth to transform their lives and communities through science, education, and service.

     

    The Fellow will lead and enhance the LEAH Project’s College Readiness Program (CRP), working directly and consistently with 25 youth (sophomores – seniors) throughout the year. Through the CRP, the Fellow will work to increase the college-readiness of LEAH Mentors including college visits, STEM Career nights, parent engagement events, college workshops, Mentor orientation training, weekly Mentor meetings, site visits, and individual meetings with Mentors.

  • SCI AmeriCorps Volunteer Outreach Coordinator

    A program from Social Capital Inc. (SCI), SCI AmeriCorps increases volunteerism and providing leadership training and community service opportunities for youth. SCI AmeriCorps is now recruiting 25 full-time AmeriCorps members for positions at our partner sites across Eastern Massachusetts, spanning from Lawrence to Fall River.

    Boston Alliance for Community Health is a partner of Social Capital Inc. and the SCI AmeriCorps program. At Boston Alliance for Community

    Health we are looking for ONE member to serve as a Volunteer Outreach Coordinator.

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