Location: Peer Recovery Support Center - Lawrence, MA
This is an excellent opportunity for someone with lived
experience and at least 3 years of active Recovery.
Schedule: Part-time, 10 hours per week.
Pay rate: $16.00/per hour
The Peer Coordinator is responsible for:
* Recruiting volunteers to work in the Recovery Center. *
Providing pre-service orientation and training to peer volunteers.
* Working closely with peer volunteers to plan, implement and
evaluate program activities. * Overseeing work performed by peer
volunteers. * Helping to facilitate volunteer committees. *
Providing recovery coaching to participants. * Helping to
facilitate support groups. * Performing case management activities
regarding initial housing, job search, medical services, insurance,
social services, education, etc.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:
* One year of experience in a substance abuse program preferred.
* Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel preferred. * Must
have excellent verbal, social and writing skills. * Must display
the use of appropriate independent judgment to determine
appropriate course of action in resolving problems and in
emergencies. * Must be able to express self adequately in written
and oral communication and to communicate effectively in an
interdisciplinary, culturally diverse setting.
* 401k with company contribution * Sick time accrual * Discounts
on a wide array of entertainment/services
Since 1969, Spectrum Health Systems, Inc. has been a leader in
the field of alcohol and drug abuse treatment. We're looking for
employees who are interested in helping others, saving lives,
changing futures, and being proud of the company they work for.
Spectrum Health Systems is an equal opportunity at will employer
and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for
employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability, sex,
sexual orientation or national origin.
* Job Family Direct Care * Job Function Direct Care I * Pay Type
Hourly * Min Hiring Rate $16.00 * Required Education High