Posted: Friday, September 1, 2017 4:16 AM
This position will have the following responsibilities; Developing and maintaining a 9:county Finger Lakes Addiction Resource Collaborative consisting of multi:sector defined partners, identifying, developing and maintaining county SUD resource directories and ongoing 9:county, community assessment (with input from community partners) for the purpose of identifying both barriers and assets. 1. Responsible for developing, maintaining, and disseminating community identified SUD related resource directories / listings for the 9 county Finger Lakes Economic Development Region covering prevention, treatment and recovery. 2. Responsible for organizing, convening regional community meetings and forums to continue to gather both resources and trend data within the 9 county region. Participate in bi:annual community focus groups with OASAS sharing effective media awareness strategies. 3. Responsible for developing a media plan in conjunction with the Director and with Communications staff, sharing with OASAS media strategies utilized to disseminate gathered resources. 4. Responsible for ensuring that activities and goals take in consideration the importance of inclusion and the rich diversity of the communities that are within the 9:county region. Responsible for connecting community members, youth and adults, with the growing / evolving recovery community resources and organizations. 5. Participate in MC Opioid TF, Rochester Heroin TF, and other regionally identified specific task forces, networks and coalitions as identified by the Director.Education: BachelorA?s degree in Human Services, Health Education, Counseling, or related field preferred, or equivalent combination of education and experience.CPP (NYS Credentialed Prevention Professional) or CASAC preferred. Relevant Experience: The applicant will have at least 3 years in community / program development. Physical Requirements: The applicant must be able to drive and travel. Current, valid, clean New York State driverA?s license as outlined in DePaulA?s Clean Driving Record Policy to be determined by pre:hire DMV screen. Personal transportation required to accomplish core job functions.
• Location: Rochester
• Post ID: 30626682 rochester