PREVENTION SPECIALIST

( 1 FULL-TIME POSITION BASED IN KINGSVILLE)

REQUIREMENTS:

  • BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN PSYCHOLOGY/SOCIOLOGY OR EQUIVALENT

  • EXPERIENCE WORKING IN SOCIAL SERVICES; NETWORKING WITH SOCIAL SERVICE AGENCIES OR WORKING WITH AT RISK POPULATIONS IN THE COMMUNITY OR SCHOOLS IS PREFERRED

  • ABILITY TO SPEAK EFFECTIVELY BEFORE GROUPS OF PARTICIPANTS AND PROFESSIONALS IN ENGLISH AND SPANISH

  • TRAVELING REQUIRED IN THE SERVICE AREA. CURRENT TX DRIVER’S LICENSE, RELIABLE TRANSPORTATION & CURRENT LIABILITY INSURANCE

 

 

COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKER /PROMOTRA

( 1 FULL-TIME POSITION BASED IN RAYMONDVILLE)

 

PROVIDES RESOURCE EDUCATION, REFERRAL LINKAGES, CURRICULUM IMPLEMENTATION OR DATA COLLECTION. VISITS COMMUNITY BASED ORGANIZATIONS INCLUDING COLONIAS DISTRIBUTING PROGRAM RELATED INFORMATION TO ESTABLISH COMMUNITY LINKAGES SPECIFIC TO THE PROJECT AND IMPLEMENTS SERVICES IN ACCORDANCE WITH TRAINING RECEIVED.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

·PROMOTORA/COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKER CERTIFICATION OR ELIGIBLE FOR CERTIFICATION. 

·PRIOR EXPERIENCE WORKING WITH FAMILIES AND DISSEMINATING INFORMATION IS PREFERRED.

·BILINGUAL (ENGLISH/SPANISH) IS REQUIRED.

·TRAVELING REQUIRED WITHIN THE SERVICE AREA. CURRENT TX DRIVER’S LICENSE, RELIABLE TRANSPORTATION, & LIABILITY INSURANCE.

 

PRC Regional Prevention Evaluator

(1 FULL-TIME POSITION BASED IN PHARR)

REQUIREMENTS:

  • MASTER’S DEGREE IN SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES OR RELATED FIELD WITH AT LEAST 5 YEARS RELATED EXPERIENCE AND COURSEWORK IN STATISTICS, RESEARCH METHODS, AND PROGRAM EVALUATION.

  • DEMONSTRATED ABILITIES IN RESEARCH METHODS AND ANALYSIS.

  • DEMONSTRATED ABILITIES IN PRESENTING DATA GRAPHICALLY AND IN A NARRATIVE FORMAT.

  • HIGHLY DESIRED, CANDIDATE WITH ABILITY TO ANALYZE DATA USING SPSS, SAS, OR EQUIVALENT.

  • CURRENT TX DRIVER’S LICENSE, RELIABLE TRANSPORTATION AND LIABILITY INSURANCE TO MEET TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS.

 

TOBACCO COALITION SPECIALIST

(1 FULL-TIME POSITION BASED IN RAYMONDVILLE)

REQUIREMENTS:

BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN SOCIAL WORK/BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES OR EQUIVALENT.

• EXPERIENCE WORKING IN SOCIAL SERVICES; NETWORKING WITH SOCIAL SERVICE AGENCIES, OR WORKING WITH AT RISK POPULATIONS IN THE COMMUNITY OR SCHOOLS IS PREFERRED

• ABILITY TO SPEAK EFFECTIVELY BEFORE GROUPS OF PARTICIPANTS AND PROFESSIONALS IN ENGLISH & SPANISH

• TRAVELING REQUIRED IN THE SERVICE AREA. CURRENT TX DRIVER’S LICENSE, RELIABLE TRANSPORTATION AND CURRENT LIABILITY INSURANCE

 

 

 

 

PREVENTION/COALITION SPECIALIST

(1 FULL-TIME POSITION BASED IN RAYMONDVILLE)

REQUIREMENTS:

  • BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN SOCIAL/BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES OR EQUIVALENT.

  • EXPERIENCE WORKING IN SOCIAL SERVICES; NETWORKING WITH SOCIAL SERVICE AGENCIES OR WORKING WITH AT RISK POPULATIONS IN THE COMMUNITY OR SCHOOLS IS PREFERRED. 

  • ABILITY TO SPEAK EFFECTIVELY BEFORE GROUPS OF PARTICIPANTS AND PROFESSIONAL IN ENGLISH AND SPANISH. 

  • TRAVELING REQUIRED IN THE SERVICE AREA. CURRENT TX DRIVER’S LICENSE, RELIABLE TRANSPORTATION & CURRENT LIABILITY INSURANCE.

 

INTERVENTION SPECIALIST

(1 FULL-TIME POSITION BASED IN PHARR)

 

WILL PROVIDE COMMUNITY-BASED, GENDER-SPECIFIC INTERVENTION SERVICES TO PARENTING fATHERS WITH SUBSTANCE USE DISORDERS OR WHO ARE AT RISK OF DEVELOPING SUBSTANCE USE DISORDERS. SERVICES WILL BE PROVIDED IN CAMERON AND HIDALGO COUNTIES.

REQUIREMENTS:

• BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN SOCIAL WORK, PSYCOLOGY OR RELATED FIELD, OR EQUIVALENT EXPERIENCE

• KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE WORKING WITH YOUTH AND FAMILIES IN A CURRICULUM SETTING AND CASE MANAGEMENT SERVICES IS PREFERRED

• MUST HAVE RELIABLE TRANSPORTATION AS TRAVEL IS REQUIRED THROUGH CAMERON AND HIDALGO COUNTIES

• BILINGUAL (ENGLISH/SPANISH) REQUIRED

 

 

 

If you are interested in applying please complete an application from the link below:

https://www.bhsst.org/employment-application/