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Coordinators, Community-Based/Corrections Based Recovery Programs

  • University of Nevada, Reno - Southern Extension
  • May 06, 2024
Full time Other

Job Description

The University of Nevada, Reno is recruiting for two coordinator positions which will be located in Las Vegas, NV.

The Corrections-Based Programs Coordinator will develop, plan, implement and manage programming and activities in corrections-based settings (e.g., justice-involved) in an effort to facilitate a healthy, sustainable recovery and reduce recidivism. The coordinator will connect and collaborate with youth and adult institutions, correctional facilities, prisons, jails, juvenile detention centers and family courts to identify needs and provide programming and resources and to engage justice-involved individuals in sustainable recovery and mental health practices. Areas of focus include coordination with state, county and city government and agency leadership (municipal and judicial judges, family and specialty courts, Nevada Department of Corrections (NDOC) management, Clark County Detention Center (CCDC) metro officers and program personnel, juvenile detention center personnel, etc.) to expand reach and deliver Extension programming.

The Community-Based Programs Coordinator will develop, plan, implement and manage health and nutrition related programming and activities in community-based recovery settings where individuals attend treatment, education and programming for substance use disorder (SUD) and mental health services in an effort to facilitate a healthy, sustainable recovery and reduce recidivism. The coordinator will connect and collaborate with external organizations (e.g., Vegas Stronger, Recovery Friendly Workplace, Rescue Mission, Salvation Army, etc.), SUD treatment providers both in-patient and outpatient, alternative sentencing programs, mental health facilities and hospitals, transitional housing and group homes, alternative schools, etc. to identify needs and provide programming and resources and to engage clients in healthy, sustainable recovery practices. Areas of focus include collaboration and engagement with providers and external organizations to expand reach and deliver Extension programming.

Qualifications

Please apply through the following links:

For Corrections-Based Program Coordinator:

https://nshe.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UNR-external/job/Extension-Clark---University-of-Nevada-Reno/Coordinator--Corrections-Based-Recovery-Programs---Las-Vegas--NV_R0142302

For Community-Based Program Coordinator:

https://nshe.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UNR-external/job/Extension-Clark---University-of-Nevada-Reno/Coordinator--Community-Based-Recovery-Programs---Las-Vegas--NV_R0142301