Chestnut Health Systems

  • Prevention Specialist, Part-Time; Days

    Location US-IL-Granite City
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Regular Part-Time
    Mental Health
  • Overview

    Chestnut Health Systems is a leading provider of behavioral and primary health care services. Over four decades, Chestnut has grown to over 700 committed, compassionate employees providing substance use, mental health and primary care treatment to patients in Central and Southern Illinois. We provide fully integrated care for all of our patients by combining behavioral health care services with our community-based primary care health centers. Chestnut also conducts research and training throughout the U.S.A.


    Chestnut Health Systems is seeking a part-time Prevention Specialist to work at Granite City, IL location.


    **Please note to be considered for a position you must attach a resume, complete the application, and answer all screening questions.


    The successful candidate will work with a new Recovery Oriented System of Care grant in Madison and St. Clair Counties.  Job responsibilities may include (but will not be limited to) community based presentations and trainings, media development, strategic planning, and community organizing. 


    • Position requires a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in education or behavioral health related field with a minimum of three (3) years’ experience; or a Master’s degree in a behavioral health related field with one year experience.
    • Must have good public speaking, organizational and communication skills.
    • Experience in coordinating community-based activities preferred.
    • Must have good computer skills (Microsoft Office).
    • Must have a valid driver’s license and be insurable.
    • Position requires ability to travel to various locations within the two-county area.
    • Satisfactory completion of Chestnut’s background checking process.

    This part-time position includes eligibility for our retirement savings plan with company match, and employee assistance program.


    For immediate consideration, please see us at


    ***For additional information and inquiries text "Chestnut" to 97211


    Chestnut welcomes applications from qualified individuals with recovery experience.


    EOE – Minorities/Females/Vets/Disabled


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