Intervention Specialist – 2 Positions
Promise Neighborhood – Externally Sponsored Programs
As part of the Promise Neighborhood Grant awarded to Berea College, several new positions have been created to support the young people of several rural Kentucky counties. We are currently recruiting for
The Intervention Specialists will work in one of three Promise Neighborhood community offices or in a local school in Clay, Jackson or Owsley Counties and will be expected to work approximately one-half of their time on domestic violence prevention issues for middle and high school students through the STEP program; the other one-half of their time will be spent on issues relating to safety and community well-being for elementary students. Staff members in these roles will work with elementary, middle and high school students, community agencies and local Promise Neighborhood staff to coordinate and implement prevention programming for students and the local community on teen dating violence, sexual assault, stalking, bullying, substance abuse and/or other identified community/student safety issues. Intervention Specialists will be responsible for the day-to-day operations, coordinating services to students, assisting teachers, leading workshops and facilitating communications.
Applications are required. Completed applications may be mailed to People Services, CPO 2189, Berea, KY 40404 or faxed to (859) 985-3911.
Berea College, in light of its mission in the tradition of impartial love and social equality, welcomes all peoples of the earth to learn and work here. Employment decisions are based on training, education and experience related to the requirements of the job. All applicants for employment are considered without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age or disability.