Harm Reduction

Greene County Public Health

Job Duties:  Qualified applicant will work with people who use drugs and with Safe Trade, a bloodborne infectious disease prevention program, using a harm reduction focus of meeting people where they are, as they are, and encouraging positive change when appropriate. Will assist in the daily operation of Safe Trade clinics and community naloxone distribution program, including preparing and dispensing harm reduction supplies such as syringes, naloxone, and condoms. Will conduct street outreach and work closely with people who use drugs and the community to enhance recovery.

Minimum Qualifications:  Minimum high school diploma, or General Education Degree (GED), modern office practices and procedures, valid driver's license, and reliable transportation. 

All newly hired employees must provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination.

Preferred Qualifications:  Lived substance use disorder experience with a minimum of three years in recovery or family member with substance use disorder experience.

Ohio Mental Health and Addiction Services (OMHAS) Certified Peer Recovery Supporter certification.

Training/experience in peer support and willingness to obtain OMHAS Certified Peer Recovery Supporter certification within six months of hire considered.

 Applications/resumes will be accepted through 4 p.m., Thursday, June 23, 2022.

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