General Dynamics Information Technology Program Monitor, Mental Health Programs in Washington, District Of Columbia

Job Description

GDIT is seeking a Program Monitor with experience with mental health programs, preferably refugee mental health, to conduct primary and secondary data collection at assigned government-funded grantee sites to measure compliance and assess program performance. The monitor will assist in monitoring additional programs as needed.

Duties include:

  • Conducts site visits to monitor compliance with programmatic grant requirements and to collect data on programmatic outcomes

  • Conducts entrance and exit briefings with the grantee staff to discuss the purpose of the visit, the monitoring process, and the mechanisms for feedback

  • Carries out a wide range of data collection activities on-site, including:

  • Individual or group interviews with grantee staff, external stakeholders, and program participants about program administration, operations, quality of services, and program outcomes

  • Review of administrative program data, such as program files, to ensure compliance with grant requirements and policies and procedures

  • Provides an in-depth analysis and assessment of findings via verbal summary and written report within seven calendar days of the monitoring visit

  • Identifies successful and innovative program implementation/administration processes/products, and any technical assistance needs

  • Provides notes/documents/records of monitoring trip to the client

  • Participates in meetings as required and assists with additional projects, as needed

The position will be based in Washington, DC or Rockville, MD

Long-distance travel (estimated at about 2 trips per month) within the US is required, and will be reimbursed per federal travel regulations.

Education

Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Social Work, or related field required. Master’s or PhD degree strongly preferred.

Qualifications

Required Experience:

  • 8+ years experience in Monitoring and Evaluation

  • Experience with mental health programs, preferably refugee mental health

  • Exceptional analytic skills

  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills

Preferred Experience:

  • Familiarity with at least one analytic software package (SPSS, SAS, STATA, NVivo, ATLAS.ti)

  • Expertise working with MS Office suite of tools

  • Experience working with immigrants, refugees, and underserved populations

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

Requisition ID2018-44605

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Job FunctionProgram Management

Security Clearance LevelNone

Full/Part TimeFull Time