This is a union position.
The Youth Substance Use Prevention program is a school-based and community-based program that aims to prevent the use of alcohol, marijuana, tobacco, meth, Rx, and other drugs in youth. We achieve our goals through life skills education in the classroom, groups for youth involved with substances, mentoring through our Pomona Youth Prevention Council, engaging youth in community campaigns, and advocacy on policies that impact the lives of youth and their community. We work with youth ages 11 through 18, their parents, and with dedicated adults in the Pomona community. The Youth Prevention program is apart of the Family Resource Center at Protoypes.
Are you passionate about helping youth? If so, we are currently looking to fill a Youth Prevention Specialist position in our Youth Substance Use Prevention program at The Family Resource Center in Pomona. The ideal candidate has experience working with youth, providing prevention education or training in prevention, classroom or behavioral management skills, experience running groups, loves working as a part of a team, and is passionate about working with the community.