Community Support Specialist FT

FT Community Support Specialist

Position Overview:

  • Represents the agency at designated local and regional events/meetings
  • Liaisons with community coalitions in the region, either in person or virtually, to assess training and technical assistance needs
  • Monitors community coalition training and technical assistance plans and logic models; provides or facilitates the acquisition of subject matter expertise to support coalitions in achieving goals and objectives
  • Assists with program development, implementation, and evaluation as necessary to meet funding requirements
  • Assists with subject matter content during the development of e-learning modules; helps create and promote social media and other virtual learning communities to connect coalitions
  • Actively seeks community member collaboration in the use of data, designing, developing, and creating a learning space for all members

Requirements include:

  • Requires a high school diploma or equivalent; Bachelor's degree preferred
  • Requires a minimum of one year of experience in community-based health issues and/or training; Experience in adult education, health promotion, and/or knowledge of behavioral health prevention topics preferred
  • Requires college hours in human services, teaching, social work, public health or other related field
  • Valid driver's license with a good driving record
  • Must pass pre-employment background checks and drug screening 
**This position may be located in either Topeka or Lawrence, KS**
EOE