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Peer Community Recovery Specialist

HowardCenter | Burlington, VT 05401

HowardCenter
The Howard Center START Team currently seeks 2  Peer Community Recovery Specialists.  START (Stabilization, Treatment, And Recovery Team).  This candidate has the unique opportunity to provide direct crisis response/resolution services that are informed and guided by a candidate's personal experience with recovery from mental health and/or substance use conditions. As a community based program, START Peer Community Recovery Specialists work in a variety of settings, including clients' homes and hospital settings, both inpatient and emergency rooms.

Responsibilities:

* Ability and willingness to share personal experiences when appropriate.
* Ability to be present with individuals in distress and/or crisis.
* Flexibility, willing to respond to needs of clients and program.
* Attending and completing required trainings in a timely manner.
* Documentation in electronic health records.
* Advocacy and support.Requirements:

* High School Diploma
* Valid driver's license, registered vehicle and automobile insurance that complies with agency policies
* Demonstrate compassion, flexibility, insight and positive role modeling;

Structure:

* Limited part-time (16 hours/week)
* Non-benefits eligible
* Pay rate is $15.42/hour
* Union position

Job Code: 508
Posted On: 03/10/192019-03-10
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Telecommute: No
Categories: Healthcare, Mental Health
Similar Jobs: Within 25 miles of 05401, Healthcare, Mental Health


Additional Contact Info

Phone: 802-488-6950

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