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Title: CA-YOR Monterey Chapter Lead

Organization Overview:

Young People in Recovery (YPR) envisions a world where all young people have the resources they need to thrive in recovery from addiction to drugs and alcohol.

YPR’s mission is to provide the training and networks all individuals, families, and communities need to recover from substance use disorder and reach their full potential.

YPR is a national peer-delivered recovery support services organization that focuses on young people in recovery from substance use disorder (SUD). Its programs consist of chapters for youth and young adults in recovery from substance use disorder; life skills curriculums for individuals of all ages in recovery from SUD; and advocacy to reduce stigma and create more resources for recovery.

YPR is seeking a part-time CA-YOR Monterey Chapter Lead to implement and lead a Young People in Recovery chapter in Monterey, California, facilitate pro-social events, workshops, all-recovery meetings, and engage in community outreach in order to establish and grow partnerships with external organizations.

YPR’s core values drive everything we do. We expect a lot from our volunteers and employees, in turn, they expect a lot from YPR National. In addition to their experience and aptitude for the position, candidates will be considered based on their understanding of, and commitment to YPR’s core values:

• Community

• Caring

• Respect

• Inclusion

• Commitment

Visit the YPR website at www.youngpeopleinrecovery.org for additional information.

Key Responsibilities:

Chapter Lead:

● All communications from any YPR Employee must be responded to within 24 business hours unless extenuating circumstances regarding schedules are agreed upon in advance between you and your supervisor. This includes text, phone, email, slack, etc.

● Complete YPR’s online orientation and study YPR Leadership Handbook

● Oversee all contractual Chapter events and operations including all-recovery meetings, prosocial

events, chapter workshops, and advocacy events

● Communicate weekly with National Chapter Coordinator

● Recruit Chapter Members and develop local Chapter Leadership Team

● Communicate weekly with Chapter Leadership Team

● Engage in grassroots community outreach via emails, phone calls, and face-to-face meetings

● Utilize the YPR Connect portal to submit past event reports and funding requests

● Register Chapter leaders, members, and supporters through the appropriate platforms

(YPR Connect/YPR website)

● Secure free or inexpensive venue space for Chapter meetings and events

● Collaborate with other YPR Chapter Leads for statewide joint events and advocacy efforts

● Design, plan, and implement recovery-related advocacy project

● Support and encourage the many pathways of recovery

● Comply with all YPR reporting procedures, most notably ADP time-tracking and expense reporting

● Marginal/incidental functions and other related tasks, as assigned

Compensation: $16 per hour

Position status: Non-Exempt (Part-time)

Group benefits: N/A

Hours of work: 15 hours per week

Reporting relationship: Saraiha Sampson, California Program Manager & Jesse Haner, NorCal California Chapter Coordinator

Related Program: CA-YOR

Vacation: N/A

Physical Demands and Work Environment:

• Occasionally required to stand

• Occasionally required to walk

• Occasionally required to sit

• Frequently required to utilize hand and finger dexterity

• Continually required to talk or hear

• The employee must occasionally lift and /or move more than 10 pounds


Please email your resume directly to saraiha.sampson@youngpeopleinrecovery.org.

 

Title: CA-YOR Monterey Chapter Lead

Organization Overview:

Young People in Recovery (YPR) envisions a world where all young people have the resources they need to thrive in recovery from addiction to drugs and alcohol.

YPR’s mission is to…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Part Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    May 15, 2021

Location

Remote
Work must be performed in or near Monterey, CA
Associated Location
Monterey, CA, USA

How to Apply

Please apply directly through YPR's career site, or email your resume directly to Saraiha Sampson.

Please apply directly through YPR's career site, or email your resume directly to Saraiha Sampson.

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