Certified Peer Recovery Support Specialist

Recovery Resource Council

Recovery Resource Council is seeking a full-time certified peer support specialist. Provides peer support services to individuals in a consumer-friendly manner and in accordance with the Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) Statement of Work.  Reports to the assistant director of special populations East Campus and works with other staff to ensure that services area being delivered.  Proof of COVID vaccination is required prior to being considered for employment at Recovery Resource Council.

Job duties and responsibilities:

Participate as a member of the street outreach team engaging individuals and offering recovery support services.  Share personal recovery experiences and develop authentic peer-to-peer relationships.  Strengthen existing community connections and build new ones that can help people move forward in their own recovery journey.  Assist individuals with identifying their own interests, gifts, skills, passions, life goals, and hopes for the future, as well as personal sources of resilience and hope.  Assist people with identifying and connecting with the supports and services that will help them sustain their wellness and recovery over time.  Conduct interviews to assist individuals with identifying their short- and long-term needs, preferences, and goals related to services.  Provide recovery support services to individuals who require both short- and long-term support and interventions.  Work in partnership with community collaborators to provide individualized recovery support services.  Support individuals in developing comprehensive recovery wellness plans.  Support individuals in identifying and strengthening their relationships with recovery allies.  Work with social service agencies to arrange to meet individual’s needs for housing, food, clothing, financial assistance, etc.  Potentially facilitate peer support groups in which participants help one another identify personal strengths and interests, build social relationships, create hope for the future and cope with stressors.  Conduct recovery check-ups with individuals who have transitioned from treatment settings into community settings.  Participate in orientation, training, staff meetings and supervision.

Please complete a short assessment by following this link:  https://assessment.predictiveindex.com/c60/efd69030-9435-48e5-bd68-c578a75e81f0?type=candidateba

 

To apply, please submit your resume or letters of interest to k.divinity@recoverycouncil.org

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