Project Oz has been providing human services to McLean and Livingston counties for more than 40 years. We seek talented individuals who love working with young people, have great communication skills, and who are good at connecting people and resources.
Prevention Education Specialist
Project Oz has a part-time opening for Prevention Specialist. 30+ hours/week during school year and approximately 5 hours/week in summer.
Duties include providing classroom instruction to elementary and middle school students in the areas of drug prevention and life skills as well as coordinating an alcohol prevention communication campaign at a local junior high school.
Bachelor’s degree and ability to obtain IL substitute teaching certificate required. Must have teaching experience, outstanding presentation skills, and program management skills. Good driving history and the ability to pass extensive background checks are required. Limited evening hours are required.
To apply, please send letter of interest and resume to HR @projectoz.org and complete our online employment application.
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Our Drug Prevention and Education staff work in public schools presenting classes and leading youth groups that work to prevent or reduce youth drug use. Our Youth Services staff work with runaway and homeless youth in crisis response, housing, skills-building classes, street-based outreach, job and education planning, safety planning, and much more. Contact Abbey at 309-827-0377.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Project Oz ensures equal employment opportunity without discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, age, disability, marital status, military status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law. Project Oz is a drug-free workplace.