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Overdose Response Program Trainer

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Bureau of Behavioral Health
Full-time County Contractual with Benefits

40 hours a week/one evening a week

Date Posted: 2.8.17
Date Closing: 2.24.17

Location: 122 North Langley Road, Suite B, Glen Burnie, MD 21060

Salary: $16.81 - $22.00 per hour

Benefits: Participation in the county’s group health plan (including dental, prescription and optical). Paid holidays, annual leave and sick leave.

Job Description

Nature of Work: This position is a key part of Anne Arundel County’s strategy to prevent overdose deaths. The trainer will teach individuals and groups to prevent, recognize and respond to overdoses (including instruction in rescue breathing and naloxone administration). Trainings will take place in a wide variety of settings, from office buildings to community centers. The trainer must be comfortable working with a wide variety of people, including medical professionals, prevention and education staff, outreach teams, individuals with addictions and family members. This position will be the lead for conducting training, completing paperwork and revising policies and procedures related to the Overdose Response Program.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Possession of a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in public health education, community health education, health science or nursing (RN).

Experience: Prefer one year experience providing community health education.

How to Apply

Applicants who meet the minimum qualifications can apply. Send a completed County application or resume to:  Sheri Streit, 3 Harry S. Truman Parkway, Annapolis, MD 21401; fax to 410-222-4392; or email hdstre00@aacounty.org by February 24, 2017.

An Equal Opportunity Employer
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