Recovery Support Staff - NCHC Clinical Services at the Friendship House

North Country Health Consortium
Job Description
NCHC’s Substance Use Disorders Clinical Services (at the Friendship House location) that serves individuals with substance use and co-occurring mental health disorders is hiring Recovery Support Staff for the following hours shift:
  • 3:00 pm-11:00 pm and 11:00 pm-7:00 am
Daily responsibilities for the Recovery Support position include:

•Ensure a safe, healthy, and comfortable residential environment • Supervision of residents, training to develop self-management and life skills, while role-modeling healthy behaviors •Assist with residential life, encourage socialization, and monitor daily chores and activities •Provide oversight of self-administered medications, keeping accurate documentation • Support residents’ capacity to follow through with objectives to meet their treatment goals •Provide support with community activities including introduction and participation at local support groups
The successful candidate must be at least 21 years of age and possess the following:
· The ability to develop and maintain healthy and professional boundaries
  •  Strong desire to provide support and structure to individuals challenged by a substance use disorder
  •  High school  diploma /GED ?
  • Current, valid, US drivers’ license and safe driving record history
All applicants must be willing to become CPR/First Aid certified and attend required trainings to be eligible for Certified Recovery Support Worker (CRSW) credential within 6 months of hire.

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