DATE: November 1, 2018

POSITION: Prevention Outreach Specialist (Full Time Regular)

LOCATION: South Bay Family Recovery Center – Gardena, CA

DUTIES: Under the supervision of the Prevention Coordinator, the Prevention Outreach Specialist will work in the identified target cities assisting with timely development and implementation of work plans and contract requirements. Works with individuals and community partners in providing evidence-based strategies and practices to prevent and reduce substance use/misuse problems and contributing factors in the target area.

QUALIFICATIONS: Following are the qualifications required to perform the essential functions of this position. Qualifications may be subject to modification based on the Americans with Disabilities Act. Bilingual abilities may be required within certain BHS programs.

High school diploma or equivalency. (Bachelors preferred) Must have valid California driver’s license and liability insurance if driving personal vehicle on BHS business.

Vision, hearing, manual dexterity and eye-hand coordination must be adequate for performance of job duties.  Able to sit at desk, use keyboard, write and physically perform other job duties. Able to move about the facility to observe clients and staff.

Recovering individuals must have a minimum two years clean, sober and abstinent to be considered for employment.

APPLICATIONS: Current BHS employees who are interested in this position may apply by submitting an "Employee Request for Transfer”.  The request must be received no later than the closing date of this recruitment.  Internal applicants will be accepted after that time only if other applications are still being accepted and considered.

Other applicants may email resume to FAX (310)679-4621, or apply in person at 15519 Crenshaw Bl., Gardena, CA.  NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.



BHS will consider applicants with criminal history as required.