Peer Recovery Specialist/Case Manager – Full Time – Evergreen, Greenville & Luverne (#0299)

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Aletheia House is looking for individuals who want to make a difference in the lives of individuals recovering from substance abuse.  The areas serviced are Butler, Crenshaw, and Conecuh counties.

Office Location: 

Evergreen, AL

Position Summary:
The peer recovery specialist-case manager will provide peer recovery services and on-call services to court-involved clients in Evergreen, Greenville, and Luverne.  The peer recovery specialist-case manager works closely with the Treatment South Coordinator to accomplish the mission and service goals of Aletheia House.

Primary Responsibilities:

-Provide peer recovery services to clients.

-Establish and maintain an appropriate peer relationship with drug court participants.

-Conduct intakes with all referrals no later than two hours during regular business hours and within one business day after regular business hours.

-Administer GPRA tool to drug court participants at intake and discharge 6 months after admission.

-Serve as the initial contact between Aletheia House and referral sources.

-Transport clients as needed.

-Be available for referrals during evenings and on weekends.

-Document the history and delivery of all services provided to clients in a timely, complete, and accurate manner in accordance with the policies of Aletheia House and the Department of Mental Health.

-Provide summaries and reports as required.
-Attend staff meetings and in-service trainings as directed.
-Perform other duties as assigned by the Treatment South Coordinator, Director of Behavioral Health, Chief Operating Officer and/or Executive Director.

 

Qualifications:

-High School Diploma or GED required.
-Bachelor’s Degree in behavioral health or social services preferred.

-At least two years in recovery.

-Must be eligible to become certified as a Peer Recovery Specialist

-QPP and CRSS required.

-Experience providing supportive services a plus.

 

Travel Requirements:

-As needed occasionally for outreach and recovery support.

-Must be willing to use and have your own personal transportation.

-Must have a valid Driver’s License and good driving record.

-Mileage reimbursement for personal use of vehicle is included.

 

Job Salary: 

$28,000.00 – $32,000.00/Annually

 

Hours: 

F/T Exempt – Tuesday – Saturday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Some days will need to be flexible to meet client’s needs and/or recovery activities.

Total Hours – 40

Benefits: 

Benefits are excellent including health insurance with dental, retirement, paid vacations and paid sick leave. We also provide educational opportunities that prepare counselors to become certified as Addiction Professionals

To Apply: 

Individuals who are interested should fax cover letter and resume to (205) 203-4843 or email to jobs@specialkindofcaring.org.  Please insert in the subject line (PRCM-0299).

To be considered for the position, you must submit in one attachment the following:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume

* Please include both documents in one attachmentto be considered for candidacy.*

Closing Date-Time: 

Tues, 07-09-19 – 5:00 p.m.

 


Aletheia House is a United Way Agency.

Aletheia House is an Equal Opportunity Employer, who fully and actively supports equal access for all qualified applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability status, Genetic Information or Testing, Family & Medical Leave, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Aletheia House prohibits retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer or the government, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint, or otherwise oppose discrimination.

 

 

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