Latest News – July 1
Sha-na-na-na, Sha-na-na-na, Get A Job!
It seems that employment is a double-edged sword in Saguache Today. On the one hand, are people looking for work close to home, in the county. Yet on the other hand, employers with well-paid, benefit-attached jobs seem to be challenged to fill full-time positions.
So to help make the connection, Saguache Today (ST) is committed to letting readers know about job opportunities. Like this one, posted on the ST Facebook page from Ginger Stringer with Saguache County Public Health. If you know someone who would be interested in this position, please pass it on! Let’s put all the great, local talented folks to work, in this county!
Now Hiring: Prevention Coordinator
Employment Type: Full Time
Job Description: The Prevention Coordinator will lead substance abuse prevention efforts in the county by facilitating the implementation of the Communities that Care (CTC) model by the prevention coalition. CTC is a community-engagement program for reducing youth violence, alcohol and tobacco use, and delinquency, through tested and effective programs and policies. The position requires excellent communication skills as the successful candidate will be responsible for community outreach and organizing as well as group facilitation. Other responsibilities include data gathering and analyzing, program budget management and evaluation of the program.
Applications will be accepted until 3 p.m July 18, 2016 or until filled. Applications can be downloaded at www.saguachecounty.net or at the Saguache County Administration Office, 501 4th Street, Saguache CO 81149, 719-655-2231. Saguache County is an EEO employer, Pre-Employment drug screen and background check will be required for all final applicants.