Prevention Coordinator - Clare/Gladwin

Driven by a passion to make a difference in your community? Read to work on a team committed to helping people take the proven steps toward a healthier way of living? Then explore a career with Ten16 Recovery Network! We are passionate about helping people live fully, free from relying on alcohol and other drugs. We are looking for a Prevention Coordinator to serve Clare County and Gladwin County. This is a full-time position with benefits and located in Clare, MI.

Job Details:

  • Coordinate all aspects of a substance abuse prevention coalition including member recruitment, organizing, and facilitating meetings and communications with coalition members
  • Mobilize volunteers for community events and local advocacy issues
  • Implement substance abuse curriculum and programming in the local community; primarily in local middle school, high school, and alternative education settings
  • Develop agency prevention plan per state regulations; monitor implementation, track utilization of hours, and amend as needed
  • Conduct pre/post testing for programs and services to demonstrate effectiveness
  • As needed, provide office-based educational programs to first-time substance abuse offenders (i.e. minor in possession, first DUI/OWI offense, anger management)
  • Coordinate and conduct retailer education on tobacco distribution to minors, including community checks for compliance.
  • Maintain positive relationships with referral sources to cultivate support for necessary grown and development of the organization.

Preparation/Experience/Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in social work, psychology, family studies, public health, or related human service field with 2-5 years experience
  • Must have CPS (Certified Prevention Specialist) or other appropriate certification or secure it within one year of employment
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills

If this describes you, we want to hear from you!  Send a cover letter and resume to Heather Humm, HR Coordinator, by email (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or by fax (989.835.9963).  You may also use the upload feature listed on the 'Careers' page.