Full-Time Prevention Program Field Representative
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Prevention Program Field Representative
The individual selected for this position will work in the Prevention Division Central Office located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma for the Oklahoma Department of Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services. The individual will work under general supervision, monitor existing strategies and provide technical assistance to providers in the area of primary prevention with a focus on population-based change utilizing public health principles. The ideal candidate should be able to apply change theory principles to strategic planning processes aimed at achieving outcomes. The individual will promote innovative complex solutions to solve complex problems. Additional duties consist of assuring compliance with the Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (ODMHSAS) standards, evidence based strategy requirements and other applicable governing/codified standards in managing and delivering prevention services.
Requires: Master’s degree in Social Work, Sociology, Human Relations, Psychology, Public Health, Public Administration, Education or related degree and four (4) years professional experience in behavioral health field, of which two (2) years must be in substance abuse prevention or violence prevention services or related prevention experience. OR equivalent combination of education and experience. Note: No substitution for bachelor’s degree.
Work location: Oklahoma City; $47,000+
As an employer of the State of Oklahoma, ODMHSAS offers excellent benefit & retirement packages; reference the job title and 2017-49.1 CO with a copy of your most recent performance evaluation and apply to firstname.lastname@example.org Reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities may be provided upon request. Application period: 05/11/2017 – 05/25/2017 EOE
ODMHSAS – Human Resources