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Prevention Specialist - Part-Time in Wentzville, MO at Compass Health Network

Date Posted: 1/14/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Compensation: $17.37 per hour

The Prevention Specialists are part-time positions responsible for facilitating assigned programs/seminars to elementary or middle school students. Job responsibilities include:

Core Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate programming as assigned by the Director of Prevention. 
  • Assist students in locating appropriate referrals/resources within the schools and the community.
  • Assist school personnel with student disclosures which may lead to problematic or risk-taking behavior. 
  • Attend training on new curriculum as assigned by the Prevention Director    
  • Regular attendance (except as excused)
  • Other duties as assigned.

Other Responsibilities:

  • Attend all training as required by Compass Health Network, Accreditors and Funders.

Additional Position Details

Follows elementary or middle school schedule; summers off.
Covers St. Charles, Lincoln, Franklin and Warren County school districts. 
Start time varies from 6:30 am -8:00 am.   Schedule received months in advance. 0-25 hours worked per week.
Experience working in a classroom setting preferred.

Public speaking experience a plus.

Position is limited part time and does not include benefits.


Job Requirements


  • B.A. or B.S. Degree in mental health related field as recognized by the US Department of Education preferred.
  • The ability to work well with the elementary and middle school student population.
  • The ability to network and communicate with school personnel.
  • Commitment to Service Excellence
  • Commitment to Personal Excellence
  • Team Oriented and Values Diversity

Compass Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and an E-Verify participant.