July 2, 2019
RI seeks part-time Peer Support Specialist/Recovery Coach:
Job responsibilities will be varied and may involve:
facilitating groups and classes, helping people access community resources, health and treatment options. Our staff work out of our location near Westnedge and Vine in addition to a variety of other environments, such as medical clinics, hospitals, courts, and general community settings. The Recovery Institute is a peer-driven non-profit agency that promotes individual recovery for mental health and addiction concerns. All applicants must be diversity-minded with excellent verbal and written communication skills in addition to being able to demonstrate their experience in guidance, support and mentoring responsibilities. Most importantly, applicants must be recognized and accepted as peers who have had personal experience navigating the public mental health and/or addiction treatment and recovery systems. Preference will be given to individuals who meet both Certified Peer Support Specialist and Certified Recovery Coaching criteria. Individuals shall meet credentialing requirements, possess a valid and current driver’s license and reliable transportation. Ability to obtain a chauffeur’s license is necessary.
Send to résumé or application to: Rosie Corliss, Recovery Institute, 1020 South Westnedge, Kalamazoo, MI 49008 or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Individuals who are fluent in Spanish and English are especially encouraged to apply.
Application deadline: Extended to July 30, 2019