The Council on Alcohol and Drugs has been funded by the Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD) to conduct an Alcohol and Substance Abuse Prevention Program (ASAPP) in collaboration with local, regional and statewide partners to serve selected target communities located in Middle Georgia: Henry, Pike, and Spalding counties.
The Project Assistant will assist and support the Project Director in carrying out program development, research, communications, coalition building, and fundraising. This job is designed for individuals interested in pursuing a career in non-profit management, social services and/or substance use prevention.
Project Assistant job duties would include:
Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor Degree required. Educational background and experience working with youth. Must be highly self- motivated, as well as be able to work independently. Must be highly organized with excellent attention to detail and follow-through while managing multiple tasks. Flexibility and the ability to make public presentations and appearances is also required.
Must be tech savvy with at least intermediate computer skills using Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.
Some relevant experience with nonprofit organizations or substance abuse prevention preferred but not required.
Requirements include ability to facilitate group work with middle and high school youth and adults; working via computer, telephone and other electronic devices; driving frequently to meetings and events; light lifting of equipment and materials; occasional night or weekend work, occasional long days and occasional overnight travel.
This is a part-time contract funded position. This position is funded at $15/hour for 19 hours per week.
Job Type: Part-time
Salary: $15.00 /hour