Careers

Prevention Specialist

Employment Status

Full-time

Deadline

Open until filled

Location

Ames

JOB DESCRIPTION

A full-time Prevention Specialist position is available to provide prevention education to the Story County community.  Program focus will be youth employment skills, substance abuse prevention programming and community networking.

 

A full job description is available within the application process.

 

REQUIREMENTS

A Bachelor’s degree in education, child development, family environment, sociology or social work is required along with one year of experience. This may be adjusted to an Associate’s degree with four years of experience.

Experience should include public speaking and working with youth in a group setting.

Completion of the Prevention Specialist certification is required within 24 months of employment.

 

For more information, please contact Jane Larkin at jlarkin@yss.org

All applicants are required to complete an online application.

YSS hires nicotine free staff only. EOE