Papa Ola Lōkahi is seeking a full-time Program Specialist who will be working in Hawai‘i with the AANHPI Ohana Center of Excellence, which is focused on mental and behavioral health.


An applicant for the Program Specialist position shall exemplify the following:

  • Experience or educational background in behavioral health and/or Pacific Islander studies
  • Experience working with Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander communities
  • Exceptional interpersonal and critical thinking skills
  • Effective communication strategies and skills

Essential duties include

  • Developing and maintaining a representative Regional Steering Committee
  • Developing and implementing educational workshops and trainings on mental illness and access to mental health services
  • Assessments, environmental scans and program evaluation
  • Build and maintain strong agency and community partnerships


In one PDF file, e-mail to or mail to POL Human Resources, 894 Queen Street, Honolulu  HI  96813:

No walk-ins or phone calls, please.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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