Job Overview

Summary

Become a part of the Department that touches the lives of every American!  At the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) you can give back to your community, state, and country by making a difference in the lives of Americans everywhere.  It is the principal agency for protecting the health of citizens.  Join HHS and help to make our world healthier, safer, and better for all Americans.

This is a Temporary Appointment Not-to-Exceed One (1) Year.

This position is locatied in the Division of Family Violence Prevention and Services, Family and Youth Services Bureau, Administration on Children, Youth, and Families (ACYF), Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), in Washington, DC.

This announcement may be used to fill additional positions.

Duties

  • Participates in providing assistance to the States, Native American Tribes and Alaskan Native Villages, and/or State Domestic Violence Coalitions with efforts to increase public awareness about the prevention of family violence and to provide immediate shelter and supportive services for victims of family violence and their dependents.
  • Reviews or analyzes grant applications, compiling program reports from states, territories or domestic violence state coalitions for allotment under Family Violence Prevention and Services Act (FVPSA).
  • Works with technical representatives and subject matter experts in the development of grant and contract related documents which may include concept memoranda, scopes of work, funding memoranda, etc.
  • Analyzes current and prior Family Violence Prevention and Services Act (FVPSA) legislation and applies findings to grant/contract management, or to key stakeholders.