Danya Institute Inc.

Work for the Danya Institute

Position Title:  Senior Technical Assistance (TA) Coordinator
Salary Range:  $65,000 – $72,000
Reports To:      Project Manager
FLSA Status:    Exempt

Position Description

The Danya Institute seeks a motivated Senior TA Coordinator who will assist in managing the day-to-day operations of a Mental Health Technology Transfer Center, which provides training and technical assistance (T/TA) services to HHS Region 3. The Senior TA Coordinator will support the Project Manager in planning, coordinating, designing and delivering specialized T/TA in support of dissemination and implementation of evidence-based practices. This position will be based on-site in Silver Spring, Maryland.


  • Implement quality assurance processes to ensure the provision of evidence-based T/TA
  • Promote the use of state-of-the-art technology for communications, online courses, material development and dissemination activities
  • Establish and maintain the schedule of training events
  • Provide logistical support to ensure the availability of subject matter experts, venues, and associated materials
  • Oversee event marketing, registration and evaluation
  • Facilitate virtual webinars and problem solve to ensure they run smoothly
  • Create and implement communications (internal or external) to effectively describe and promote the project and its products, services and publications
  • Ensure branding and style compliance in keeping with National Coordinating Center policies and guidelines across all materials
  • Work with states and stakeholders, in collaboration with the Project Manager, to identify training needs and prepare written report
  • Perform other job-related duties as requested by supervisor

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Public Health or Behavioral Health required
  • Minimum of five years’ experience within mental health
  • Demonstrated experience with web-based technology implementation
  • Innovative and flexible problem solver
  • Proven ability to successfully manage the delivery and execution of multiple work assignments on schedule and with minimal direction
  • Skilled at gathering input and use it to inform work products
  • Exemplary organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to use social media channels to effectively deliver related content
  • Ability to conduct virtual meetings using state-of-the art technological platforms such as Adobe Connect, Zoom and Skype Office
  • Knowledge and use of social media dashboards/management tools and social/web analytics software and experience translating it

Travel requirements

  • Position requires occasional travel, as needed

Send resume and cover letter to: hr@danyainstitute.org