Prevention Specialist YPS Temporary Full-Time (Del Rio, TX)
Location: Del Rio, TX


Position Description
1 Full-Time Temporary Position Available in Del Rio, Texas
Position ends August 31, 2018.

Prevention Specialist for the agency’s YPS Prevention Program.
The YPS Prevention Program provides drug prevention services to youth between the ages of 6-18 in elementary, middle, and high school.

Primary responsibilities include:
1. Recruit, determine eligibility, pre-test, and post-test all participants.
2. Provide evidence-based drug prevention sessions to participants.
3. Provide a variety of other prevention services including referrals to support services, information dissemination, and AOD and tobacco alternative activities and community presentations to youth and adults.

Minimum Qualifications:
• High School Diploma or GED + 30 or more hours of college credits required.
• Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree in the Behavioral Sciences preferred.
• Prior drug prevention experience with youth is preferred.
• Must be bilingual (English/Spanish).
• Must have reliable transportation, proof of insurance, and a valid driver’s license.

Salary of $11.54 to $12.50 per hour depending on qualifications and experience.

Application Deadline: Until position is filled.


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