PRC Community Development Specialist

Category National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence
Type Regular Full-Time
FLSA Status Non-Exempt
Shift Days
Department NCADD
Corporation Name DePaul Community Services (DCS)


The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence — Rochester Area (NCADD-RA) is now hiring! The Finger Lakes Prevention Resource Center Community Development Specialist will provide regional support for the development and sustainability of community coalitions working to equip both prevention provider partners and community partners with the skills needed to understand and use the strategic prevention framework and environmental prevention strategies.


Specific Duties include but are not limited too:

  1. Respects and maintains participant confidentiality. Demonstrates a positive and caring attitude toward all customers, and staff.
  1. Responsible for assisting regional coalitions with assessing local needs and resources, building capacity, and identifying and implementing environmental prevention strategies.
  1. Responsible for assisting in the development, implementation and delivery of training and technical assistance targeting regional coalition members and prevention providers. Responsible for working closely with the PRC Coordinator to collect data required for periodic OASAS reporting.
  1. Responsible for developing relationships through the Finger Lakes region on a county by county basis with prevention provider partners and assisting partners in coalition development and sustainability.
  1. Responsible for logging and reporting on all training and technical assistance provided in the region to include types of training provided, participants present, etc.
  1. Responsible for working closely with the FL PRC team to both develop and foster the sharing and dissemination among partners and coalitions of identified community resources.
  1. Responsible for other duties as agreed upon between CDC Specialists and PRC Coordinator.


Bachelor's degree preferred (human services, health education, counseling, or related fields) or equivalent combination of education and experience. CPP (NYS Credentialed Prevention Professional) preferred. The applicant will have at least 5 years in community mobilization, capacity building, needs assessment, data collection, advocacy, and the delivery of prevention education. Applicant must be able to drive and travel. Current valid NYS driver's license and acceptable pre-hire DMV screen. Personal transportation required to accomplish core job functions.



Full time
Salary Range
$31,000.00 - 58,000.00
per Year
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Rochester, NY 14624, US