Recovery Support Staff (RSS)

North Country Health Consortium
Job Description

Recovery Support Staff (RSS) work within NCHC's Substance Use Disorders Clinical Services (at the Friendship House location) that serves individuals with substance use and co-occurring mental health disorders. 

Currently, the following (full-time/part-time) RSS shifts are open for hire: 

  • 3:00 PM-11:00 PM 
  • 11:00 PM - 7:00 AM

Job duties:

•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


  • At least 21 years of age
  • Ability to develop and maintain healthy and professional boundaries
  • Strong desire to provide support and structure to individuals challenged by a substance use disorder
  • Minimum high school diploma /GED
  • Current, valid, US drivers’ license and safe driving record history
  • Willingness 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.

Please send your cover letter and resume to:

Karen Hoyt, NCHC Office Manager
North Country Health Consortium
262 Cottage Street, Suite 230 Littleton, NH 03561

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