Phoenix House Prevention Specialist (Part Time) in Lake View Terrace, California

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity? We invite you to join the Phoenix House team in Lake View Terrace! We are in the process of our greatest transformation in our company's nearly 50 years of operation. If you are looking for a company with a new approach to treatment then this could be the opportunity for you!

Phoenix House is a leading non-profit treatment center who provides individualized, holistic drug and alcohol addiction treatment with over 130 programs across ten states. As we embark on our 50 year anniversary, we are committed to treating the whole person — and their families — with caring, qualified professionals through evidence-based care to teens, adults, and families.

We are currently in search of a Prevention Specialist provides and ensures quality school and community based prevention education and intervention services to high-risk youth and their families.



•Provides training and supervision to Prevention and Intervention Counselors in the areas of classroom management techniques, procedures, curricula delivery, curricula design, programming, assessment and referral procedures, program documentation, professional ethics and standards of conduct.

•Responsible for performance management of team members to include hiring, training, coaching, professional development, performance evaluation and general supervision.

•Observes prevention and intervention services provided to ensure that appropriate curricula, best practices and methods are being used and that high quality services are being delivered. Provides coaching as needed to develop prevention specialist’s skills and improve quality of services.

•Review and approve staff documentation relating to program delivery, participant records, time records, leave requests and other programmatic documentation.



•Bachelors Degree or higher in education, social work or related field or equivalent experience

•LPCC, LCSW or other professional counseling license preferred



•Two years experience working with youth in chemical dependency prevention, intervention, or treatment field required.

•At least one year supervising a prevention, intervention or treatment team preferred


Please submit your resume to with “Prevention Specialist-LVT” in the subject line. We at Phoenix House appreciate your interest and consideration of roles in our organization.

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