Working Toward Drug Free Communities One Family at a Time

Locations:

Stephenville, Texas

3080 W. Washington, Ste. B
P.O. Box 976 
Stephenville, TX 76401 
254-965-5515 
Fax: 254-965-7416

 

Hours:

M-F 8am-5pm

Granbury, Texas

403 Temple Hall Hwy, Ste. 6
Granbury, TX 76049
817-573-6002 
Fax: 817-573-6009

 

 

Hours:

M-Thurs 9am-8pm

Cleburne, Texas

118 W Heard St. 
Cleburne, TX 76033 
817-645-5517 
Fax: 817-645-5715

 

 

Hours:

M-Thurs 9am-8pm

Decatur, Texas

1106 E Business 380 
Decatur, TX 76234 
940-626-2099 
Fax: 940-626-2199

 

 

Hours:

M-Thurs 9am-8pm

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Mineral Wells, Texas

4113 A Hwy 180 East, Suite C 
Mineral Wells, TX 76067 
940-325-3402

Fax: 940-325-3408

 

 

Hours:

M-Thurs 9am-8pm

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Community Coalition Coordinator

Qualifications:

  • Graduation from an accredited college or university with a degree in Communication, Marketing, Public Policy, Health Education or related field preferred.

  • Knowledge of alcohol and drug abuse and its physiological and social effects.

  • Ability to work independently.

  • Public relations and marketing skills. Ability to establish rapport with the community.

  • Basic knowledge of community resources.

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Knowledge of the research process.

  • Professional appearance required.

  • Must be comfortable with public speaking roles.

  • Must be comfortable making and retaining new business relationships.

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office and general computer skills.

  • Willing to work occasional evenings and/or weekend hours.

Responsibilities:

  • Report to STAR Council and coalition leadership.

  • Work as a team member with STAR Council staff/Directors to meet program goals.

  • Continually broaden expertise in the area of substance abuse and serve as a resource person.

  • Conduct literature/resource reviews to identify best practices for the coalition.

  • Represent coalition through professional association locally and statewide (and nationally when required).

  • Recruit and maintain a diverse coalition membership with local and state partners.

  • Coordinate coalition activities such as:

  • Conducting, updating and expanding the community needs assessment.

  • Completing and submitting all state-required documentation by the deadline.

  • Conducting approved prevention strategies as outlined in the state contract.

  • Collecting, managing, and analyzing community health indicators data.

  • Developing health policies related to substance use.

  • Collaborating with local, state and national organizations focusing on substance use.

  • Assist coalition members in conducting annual strategic planning and guide coalition to develop a comprehensive action plan based on needs assessment and strategic planning.

  • Develop and implement data collection methods, tools and evaluation measures for coalition activities and associated projects in conjunction with coalition members.

  • Coordinate and facilitate coalition meetings and communicate effectively with members to promote collaboration, negotiation, and problem-solving.

  • Plan, coordinate and conduct educational and training activities.

  • Continually maintain and develop content for the coalition website.

  • Collaborate and work closely with community sectors as outlined in the state contract, as well as any individuals, businesses and health organizations with an interest in reducing instances of substance use in and around Erath County.

  • Continuously evaluate coalition effectiveness and coalition strategic plan.

  • Seek and write grant proposals to obtain additional funding.

  • Direct the work and activities of coalition administrative support staff. Supervise, mentor and direct the work activities of student interns and assigned temporary staff.

  • Perform any and all other duties as assigned.

     

This position requires that you be accessible by cell phone at all times. It is your responsibility to maintain a properly working cell phone and provide STAR Council with the number.

 

Must be highly skilled with technology i.e: computers, social media utilization

 

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $35,000.00 /year

 

Experience:

  • relevant: 2 years (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)

Work Location:

  • Multiple locations

Benefits:

  • Health insurance

  • Retirement plan

  • Paid time off

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