Prevention system manager
The ideal candidate for this position will have knowledge of current prevention theories, framework and best practices. If you have the demonstrated ability to provide training and technical assistance to culturally diverse audiences, and have experience managing programs and budgets, this may be the opportunity for you!
The Prevention System Manager (PSM) exercises significant independent judgement in decision making and functions above first level supervision. The PSM position is responsible for contract monitoring and compliance with state and Federal contracts and related documentation.
The position is responsible for the development and implementation of statewide projects as well as contract monitoring and compliance of state and federal contracts and related documentation. The Prevention System Manager provides culturally appropriate and culturally sensitive technical assistance and training that disseminates the latest substance abuse prevention science research for service providers, community based organizations and coalitions. The Prevention System Manager implements statewide evidence-based prevention initiatives based on comprehensive knowledge of effective policies, planning processes, program facilitation, and evaluation through a minimum of one statewide project.
This position is the designated state level technical subject matter expert (SME) in prevention program development using the federal Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP) Strategies and responds to complex issues. This position formulates broad strategic direction in statewide policy and prevention system development.