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Senior Prevention Program Field Representative
The role of the Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (ODMHSAS) Prevention Division is to create healthy communities, in which people have a high quality of life, including: healthy environments at work and in school; supportive communities and neighborhood connections with families and friends; and communities free of substance abuse and mental health problems.
ODMHSAS uses the Strategic Prevention Framework to plan and implement effective prevention services. The framework is built on a community-based risk and protective factors approach to prevention - to reduce risk and increase protection.
Prevention programs include, but are not limited to: Mental Health First Aid; the Oklahoma Partnership Initiative; the Oklahoma Prevention Needs Assessment; PACT 360; Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT); underage drinking prevention initiatives; and youth suicide prevention and early intervention initiatives.
Job Type/Salary: Full-time, M-F; $53,500 + annually
The Senior Prevention Field Representative will work under the general direction of the ODMHSAS prevention services, accomplish administrative and other support functions related to programs and projects assigned to or assumed by prevention services and the Oklahoma Opioid Overdose Fatality Review Board (OOFRB.
This position will support statistical research and analysis projects involving the collection, compilation and reporting of data.
Day to day activities will include: perform routine research and statistical analysis on criminal, social, and economic trends; apply basic methods of research and statistics; analyze and interpret data, use statistical research programs or other methods; prepare and facilitate meetings of the Opioid Overdose Fatality Review Board and maintain communication with board members; prepare reports and arrange statistical tables and charts for compilation into manuals, handbooks.
Master's degree in Social Work, Psychology, Public Health, Public Administration, Education or related degree and five years professional experience in substance abuse or violence prevention services or related field and one year of program management or supervisory experience OR equivalent combination of education and experience.
NOTE: No substitution for bachelor's degree.
As an employer of the State of Oklahoma, ODMHSAS is able to offer:
Generous benefits allowance to off-set insurance costs
11 paid holidays
15 days paid vacation
15 days paid sick leave
Retirement savings plan with generous company match
Longevity bonus for years of service
Reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities may be provided upon request. EOE.
Please read instructions carefully and include all required documents when you submit your application.
No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.
Veteran's Preference Points apply only for initial appointment in the Classified Service.
State Of Oklahoma