Prevention Specialist Supervisor
Company: Burrell Behavioral Health
Posted on: November 14, 2023
Job Description: PREVENTION SPECIALIST SUPERVISOR Independence,
Missouri (Kansas City area)
Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of
others? We are seeking a highly motivated Prevention Specialist
Supervisor to lead a team of dedicated Prevention Specialists. If
you have advanced knowledge of psychological concepts,
evidenced-based interventions, and prevention strategies, this is
an exciting opportunity for you!
As the Prevention Specialist Supervisor, you will work alongside
practitioners and community partners to coordinate the delivery of
mental health and prevention services. Your expertise will help
lead the team in providing prevention services to schools,
community teams, and private/public entities, with the goal of
decreasing substance use and increasing mental health literacy
among the population we serve.
- - Provide oversight and direction to team members, ensuring
compliance with policies and procedures.
- - Support and guide team members, offering evaluation,
feedback, intervention, and necessary support to meet job
expectations and performance measures.
- - Conduct regular individual supervisions and administrative
team meetings to ensure effective communication and
- - Assist in the hiring and training of new staff, ensuring a
smooth transition and onboarding process.
- - Monitor program data and reporting systems to ensure proper
documentation and compliance with funding requirements.
- - Conduct assessments, screenings, and provide clinical
recommendations and interventions accordingly.
- - Facilitate community educational training sessions and group
psychoeducation on substance use prevention and mental health
- - Collaborate with schools and community groups to develop
age-appropriate prevention activities and projects.
- - Maintain educational resources and keep accurate records of
We're looking for someone with:
- - A Master's degree in Psychology, Social Work (preferred),
Counseling, or a related human service specialized field of
- - Experience working with adolescents and/or substance use is
- - Missouri Prevention Specialist Certification through the
Missouri Department of Mental Health (preferred or willing to
obtain within six months of hire).
Join our team and contribute to improving mental health and
preventing substance use in your community! This is an exceptional
opportunity to be part of a dynamic organization dedicated to
creating a brighter future for all. Don't wait - apply today and
make a real difference! We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative
Action Employer, and encourage applications from all qualified
individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender
identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin,
age, marital status, disability or veteran status, or to other
non-work related factors. Burrell is a Smoke and Tobacco Free
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