Jun 09, 2021

Substance Abuse Prevention Coordinator

  • SUNY Buffalo State
  • Buffalo, NY, USA
Full-Time Other

Job Description

Substance Abuse Prevention Coordinator


Buffalo State, State University of New York, seeks candidates for the position of Substance Abuse Prevention Coordinator

The Substance Abuse Prevention Coordinator will be responsible for ensuring that the necessary Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS) reporting requirements, including interim reports and a final report are completed and submitted. The College Prevention Coordinator will be supervised by the Senior Coordinator of Health Promotion Programs at the Center for Health and Social Research, under the director, to provide general day to day activities and organization of the campus community coalition and its work on the College Environmental Prevention objectives for the entire SUNY Buffalo State population. The coordinator will be responsible for assessment, capacity building, planning, implementing, and evaluating activities associated with the college prevention priorities. The coordinator will guide the coalition to develop and implement strategies that will lead to long-term involvement of community institutions, organizations, and individuals engaged in college underage drinking and drug abuse prevention. This is a 5-year, grant-funded position that began in July, 2017 and will end June 30, 2022. One year of funding remains; therefore, this temporary position is anticipated to expire June 30,2022.


Required Qualifications:


Master’s degree and relevant experience in public health or health education, administration, policy/planning, or in community/organizational psychology;
Bachelor’s degree and demonstrated experience in managing or coordinating college/community based public health or public health-related agency could be substituted for advanced degree. Demonstrated experience with health education programs in a college setting. Proven ability to work independently and excellent organizational skills, Public relations or marketing skills and excellent interpersonal and communication skills, Knowledge of the Strategic Prevention Framework and the OASAS Prevention Framework, familiarity and comfort with reporting outcomes in web-based systems


Preferred Qualifications:


Qualified applicants may apply online at https://jobs.buffalostate.edu


Buffalo State is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and committed to respect for diversity and individual differences.



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