Prevention Specialist FT Position – Position provides resiliency based prevention education services within metropolitan area as assigned. The objective of this program is to assist school staff in the implementation of a trauma sensitive and resiliency based school culture and to recognize and address student vulnerabilities as they relate to trauma through classroom education, support and coaching. Specialist models trauma informed care approach to working with students, families, school systems, and communities in accordance with Synergy Services policies, procedures and philosophies.
Position requires Bachelor’s degree in social work, psychology, education, sociology, or related field or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must possess strong time management, organizational skills, excellent multi-tasking abilities, basic computer skills and good communication skills. Must work well with fellow staff and clients. Must be able to work independently as well as part of a team. Must be reliable, detail oriented and have a strong work ethic. Must be 21 years of age, pass a background check (Children’s Division/Central Registry/Child Abuse), drug screen, fingerprint screen, have a valid driver’s license and proof of insurance.