Prevention Specialist in Wentzville, MO at Compass Health Network

Date Posted: 10/11/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Compensation: $16.00 per hour

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

Core Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate programming as assigned by the Director of Prevention. 80%
  • Assist students in locating appropriate referrals/resources within the schools and the community. 10%
  • Assist school personnel with student disclosures which may lead to problematic or risk-taking behavior.  5%
  • Attend training on new curriculum as assigned by the Prevention Director     5%
  • 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 school schedule; summers off.
Covers St. Charles, Lincoln, Franklin and Warren County elementary schools. 
Start time varies from 6:30 am -8:00 am.   Schedule received months in advance. 0-30 hours worked per week.
Experience working with elementary school age group 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.