Recovery Support Peer Specialist internship

  • Internship
  • Temple/Williamson County (Remote)
  • $14.50 - $15.00 Hour USD / Year
  • Salary: $14.50 - $15.00 Hour
  • Must have valid Drivers License and proof of Insurance.

Website Christian Farms Treehouse

Engaging individuals prior to, during and after treatment

Recovery Support Peer Specialist is responsible for engaging and linking individuals prior to, during and after treatment and providing recovery support services to reduce the incidence of relapse. The goal of this position is to extend the reach of traditional treatment  services beyond the clinical setting into the everyday environment of individuals seeking to achieve or sustain recovery from a Substance Use Disorder (SUD). This is a grant funded position and is contingent upon future funding.

Responsibilities

Demonstrate empathy, caring and concern to bolster person’s self-esteem and confidence. Assist individuals in the development of goals and recovery action plans to increase Recovery Capital.

Provide concrete assistance to help individuals accomplish tasks such as obtaining drivers license or state ID, social security card, transportation, employment, health care, child care, and life skills by providing resources

Integrate strength and evidence-based practices into daily interactions with peers.

Provide responsible documentation of services provided into client record and attend ongoing training as required by Supervisor

Minimum Qualifications

Must have completed RSPS training and provide certificate

Must have a minimum of 24 months in recovery outside of a structured living environment such as jail, prison or institution.

Willingness to submit a pre-employment drug screen.

Must have ability to set boundaries.

Must have transportation.

Basic Computer skills in Word and Outlook. 

Apply in person @ Christian Farms Treehouse 3804 Riverside Trail Temple Texas 76502  or email Bhester@cfth.org for application.

To apply for this job please visit cfth.org.

To apply for this job please visit cfth.org.

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Christian Farms Treehouse

Engaging individuals prior to, during and after treatment

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