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Oasis Center

Prevention Specialist (International Teen Outreach Program)

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Job Summary

To provide prevention services to immigrant and refugee youth and families, and actively participate on the Youth Engagement and Action team.

Job Responsibilities

  • Utilize evidence base positive youth development curriculum to coordinate the provision of service-learning and prevention group services for and with youth from international descent at two Metro Nashville Public Schools.
  • Coordinate the provision of college access activities and workshops which focus on developing a college going identity.
  • Coordinate youth leadership group, activities, and event planning for a citywide celebration of diversity.
  • Coordinate & provide prevention services within school and community settings.
  • Actively engage with school and community partners to coordinate site specific programming.
  • Help build an inclusive, engaging and welcoming school climate that increases student attendance and school connectedness. Facilitate the referral process for potential participants.
  • Provide intake and assessment services to youth and families referred to the program.
  • Provide service/learning and prevention services for and with middle and high school students.
  • Provide summer programming for youth, as required.
  • Facilitate prevention group sessions, as required by the assigned project.
  • Provide parent outreach, family group, and supportive services, when appropriate.
  • Document participant interaction in a consistent and ethical manner through weekly data entry and maintaining orderly client and program files.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree or 3 years relevant experience.

Additional Information

Benefits

This position will work a hybrid schedule, with two remote days when feasible.

Inclusive environment dedicated to equity.

PTO – including Birthday and Juneteenth

Health Savings Account

Dental & Vision- Free employee coverage

401K- up to 3% match

 

How to Apply

Please send a cover letter and resume to Jenn Garcia – Jgarcia@oasiscenter.org

 

Details

  • Date Posted: July 25, 2022
  • Type: Full-Time
  • Job Function: Programs and Service Delivery
  • Service Area: Children / Youth
  • Salary Range: 37K-41K