Search

Job

Recovery Coach

Posted by
New
|
Published 14 days ago

 REPORTS: Director of Recovery Services

DEPARTMENT : Clinical

FLSA CODE : Non-Exempt

PRIMARY DUTY: Direct Care

PROGRAM: Recovery Center

 

MAJOR FUNCTIONS:

The Recovery Coach provides recovery-oriented guidance and coaching to Recovery Center members through wellness planning and referrals to other community-based services. The Recovery Coach documents all provided services in a manner that is compliant with regulatory and funding agents.

 

SPECIFIC DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Contributes to the development of the ethical framework for delivery of peer mentoring recovery services and conducts all peer mentoring activities within this framework.
  • Contributes to the development of the peer mentor’s manual.
  • Assists Recovery Center members in completing a Wellness Plan.
  • Provides guidance, support and recovery coaching for participant members as each plan and engages in recovery activities and support services.
  • Maintain monthly contact with members for at least one-half hour.
  • Attends monthly Recovery Coach support group.
  • Helps to facilitate recovery support groups as needed.
  • Maintains contact log.
  • Conducts educational presentations for providers of local recovery support services, prospective volunteers, and prospective members.
  • Eligible to serve on Consumer Advisory Board.

 

REQUIREMENTS: EDUCATION/TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • High School Diploma or G.E.D. 
  • Familiarity with the project’s ethical framework for peer mentoring recovery services and the Recovery Self-Assessment and Planning Guide.
  • A minimum of six months of community-based recovery with at least six consecutive months of abstinence at the time of enrollment. 
  • Good interpersonal skills, enthusiastic about recovery.
  • Some local travel required.
  • Certified Recovery Peer Advocate (CRPA) certification, to be obtained within six months of hire.   


 REPORTS: Director of Recovery Services

DEPARTMENT : Clinical

FLSA CODE : Non-Exempt

PRIMARY DUTY: Direct Care

PROGRAM: Recovery Center

 

MAJOR FUNCTIONS:

The Recovery Coach provides recovery-oriented guidance and coaching to Recovery…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    High School Diploma Required
  • Professional Level
    Entry level

Salary

$18.00/hour

Benefits

Why Join Our Team:

·        You believe in holistic approaches to treating mental illness/substance use

·        You are invigorated by working within the rehabilitation industry

Why Join Our Team:

·        You believe in holistic approaches to treating mental illness/substance use

·        You are invigorated by working within the rehabilitation industry

Level of Language Proficiency

  • Bilingual (Spanish) preferred.
  • Bilingual (Spanish) preferred.

Location

On-site
991 Union Ave, Bronx, NY 10459, USA

How to Apply

Please submit your cover letter and resume to APPLY!

Only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Please submit your cover letter and resume to APPLY!

Only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Join Idealist

Sign up today to save your favorite jobs and get email alerts when new ones are posted.