Student Services Program Coordinator II-Assistant Director of Substance Abuse Prevention & Educatio
Job Title Student Services Program Coordinator II-Assistant Director of Substance Abuse Prevention & Education
Internal Title Assistant Director of Substance Abuse Prevention and Education
Requisition Number 011673
Minimum Salary $39,405
Pay Basis 12 months
Department Student Life
Campus USC Columbia
Expected Fill Date
Job Posting Date 05-01-2017
Minimum Posting Period Ends 05-07-2017
Job Close Date
Type of Position
Job Type Full-Time
Job Category Professional/Administrative
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The Assistant Director of Substance Abuse Prevention and Education oversees the coordination for the brief motivational interviewing intervention program and manages the data assessment and evaluation efforts for the office. The assistant director recruits, trains and supervises STIR coaches who conduct the individual interviews with students who have been referred to the program due to high-risk behavior or hospitalization. The assistant director monitors and evaluates prevention and intervention service delivery which includes the scheduling of appointments, providing the training and support to the staff, and evaluating the effectiveness of the program and its impact on student behavior. The assistant director maintains a case load of student clients sanctioned to the program, in addition to the overall coordination of the program. The assistant director serves as a liaison to campus and community offices in order to effectively address high-risk student behavior and identify students of concern.
Masters degree in Student Personnel Services or related field and 4 years related experience, or bachelor's degree and 6 years related experience.
A variable work schedule is required.
Knowledge of alcohol and other drug prevention theory and current research and assessment practices in the field of alcohol and other drug prevention and education.
Master's in Social Work, Public Health, Counseling or related field preferred.
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