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Job Title: Community Coalition Coordinator

Program: Partnership for Success (PFS) grant



The Alcohol and Substance Abuse Council of Jefferson County, Inc., d/b/a Pivot, is seeking a full-time Community Coalition Coordinator to work with the Alliance for Better Communities within the Partnership for Success (PFS) grant. Focus will be on prescription drug abuse and heroin use prevention.

The Community Coalition Coordinator will be responsible to assist in general day-to-day activities and organization, capacity-building, planning, implementation, and evaluation activities associated with PFS priorities. The Coordinator will guide the Coalition to develop and implement strategies leading to long-term involvement of community institutions, organizations, and individuals in prescription drug abuse and heroin use prevention. The Coordinator will also be responsible for ensuring that necessary state and federal reporting requirements are met.

Minimum requirements are a Master’s Degree and relevant experience in public health or health education, administration, policy/planning, or in community/organizational psychology; or a Bachelor’s Degree and five years of appropriate experience in managing or coordinating a community-based public health or health-related agency.

EEO, excellent salary and benefits. Please submit cover letter and resume NLT October 15, 2017 to Raisha Wood, Alcohol and Substance Abuse Council of Jefferson County, Inc., d/b/a Pivot, 167 Polk Street, Suite 320, Watertown, New York 13601 by fax to 315.788.4922 or via on-line submission.




Prevention Educator (St. Lawrence County)



Job Description:

Pivot is seeking applicants for a part-time (17.5 hours per week) Prevention Educator working with underserved youth and their families. The selected applicant will provide evidenced-based prevention programs in the evenings and weekends at the Boys and Girls Club at Massena New York. Primary job duties involve scheduling, recruitment and implementation of the programs “Too Good for Drugs”, “SPORT Prevention Plus Wellness” and “Parenting Wisely”.


Minimum qualifications include a bachelor’s degree in human services or related discipline. Experience with providing group educational presentations preferred. EOE, Competitive salary. Interested individuals should please submit cover letter, resume and three references prior to October 21, 2017 to Raisha Wood, Director of Support Services, 167 Polk Street, Suite 320, Watertown, New York 13601, via fax to 315.788.4922 or through the on-line submission form.