Prevention Specialist – PT

Employment Status

Part-Time (10 to 15 hours per week)


Open until filled


Story County


YSS is seeking a part-time Prevention Specialist to provide substance abuse prevention education to Story County elementary students in the classroom.

This position works school day hours from September to May.


A full job description is available within the application process.



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

All applicants are required to complete an online application.

YSS hires nicotine free staff only. EOE