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Prevention Specialist

Job Details

Hagatna - 446 E Marine Corps - Hagatna, GU
$12.00 - $14.00 Hourly

Description

Position Summary:

The Prevention Specialist functions as the primary advocate responsible for the delivery of direct individual and community efforts of grant-based prevention program.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Facilitate prevention groups with youth and families using an evidenced-based curriculum;
  • Conducts community-based outreach activities related to grant deliverables;
  • Implement community based strategies to address and prevent youth substance use in collaboration with community partners;
  • Implement evidenced based intervention in various settings with youth, parents, and community members;
  • Implement marketing strategies including social media campaign to support program deliverables;
  • Work with non-profit agencies, government entities, private businesses, schools, and other entities to execute diverse prevention strategies related to reducing substance use;
  • Document all service delivery in accordance with Federal, State, and agency standards;
  • Embrace and embody the mission, vision, guiding principles, clinical vision and goals of WestCare Foundation; and
  • All other duties as assigned.

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Health/Human Services or two years experience in prevention services.

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