Eliot Community Human Services NAN Project School Outreach Coordinator in Lexington, Massachusetts
The NAN Project promotes mental health awareness and suicide prevention programs for young people, using a peer-to-peer model. The Project emphasizes:Acknowledging that mental illness is a very serious problem;Accepting mental health challenges as illnesses of the brain, similar to physical ailments, which can be treated;Providing access to treatment for all families and their children.
Eliot is seeking an energetic, positive, service-oriented individual to support our peers and be a coordinator with collaborating school systems.
Keep an up-to-date file on each school to include contacts, dates of service and notes about programming within the school.
Contact each school at least monthly to check in on needs and overall satisfaction with TNP.
Help coordinate services/presentations for schools.
Outreach to new schools to initiate TNP programming.
Be part of the team that establishes a long-term relationship with the schools (administration, support services and departments).
Keep TNP staff up to date on the status of all schools.
Work with school personnel to identify training needs or other TNP services that foster ongoing relationships.
Assist with reporting relative to school activities.
Communication Skills: Expert
Experience with population: Expert
- MA or better in Social Work
Licenses & Certifications
- MA DRIVER'S LICENSE