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 Hartford Community Coalition is looking for Part time Prevention Coordinator

From: Barbara Farnsworth <bfarnsworthwrj@gmail.com>

Date: Tue, 06 Feb 2018 11:27:30 -0500

Hartford Community Coalition is looking for Part time Prevention Coordinator

Title: Hartford Community Coalition Prevention Coordinator

Type: Part time (12 hours /week)  contractor status

Duration: February -June 30,2018

Duties and Responsibilities:

•     Collaborate with community stakeholders to implement coordinated efforts to reduce opiate misuse in Hartford.

•     Co-facilitate monthly HCC Substance Misuse and Mental Health subcommittee meetings

•     Attend bi-monthly Hartford Community Coalition board meetings and present report on monthly activities

•     Organize and manage community media, education, and events to increase awareness of prescription drug safe disposal locations and strategies

•     Distribute Twin State Safe Meds and Parent Up materials across paid and unpaid media outlets

•     Outreach to pharmacists and prescribers to increase engagement of educating patients of safe disposal of prescription drugs

•     Be the Hartford liaison to the Windsor County Regional Prevention Partnership group. Attend regular meetings and share strategies with HCC, deploy strategies in Town of Hartford

•     Support the planning and coordination of prevention strategies and their corresponding activities with the Drug Free Communities Coordinator.

•     Attend 2018 National Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit, share learning with HCC and deploy strategies in Hartford

•     Develop sustainability plan for Opiate Misuse reduction work in Hartford

•     Maintain budget and track expenditures/transactions.

•     Keep updated records of activities and programs and create reports.

•     Schedule and organize HCC SMMH meetings/events.

•     Help build positive community relations between Hartford Community Coalition and the Hartford community.

•     Ensure the implementation of best practices in prevention and community relations.

Experience:

Background in health education, substance misuse prevention, community outreach or communications preferred. Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent experience required.

Qualifications:

•     Excellent written, verbal, computer, communication and public speaking skills

•     Ability to organize, lead and motivate community groups

•     Confidence and comfort utilizing multiple social media platforms.

•     Ability to facilitate meetings and work with diverse teams

•     Demonstrated success in working independently

•     Ability to work flexible hours. Some weekend, night and overnight travel required

•     Excellent time management and organizational skills.

Interested candidates please email cover letter and resume to wecare.hartford@gmail.com by February 18, 2018.

Contact: wecare.hartford@gmail.com

More details here – http://bit.ly/2D9f5YC

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