Sr. Residential Support Specialist (#0440)

Announcement #0440

Aletheia House is looking for individuals that want to make a difference in the lives of men
recovering from substance abuse. Area/county served is Jefferson County, Alabama.

Position Summary:
The senior residential support specialist is responsible for appropriate supervision of residential
clients at the Aletheia House and will provide overall recovery support and guidance. The
senior residential support specialist works closely with the treatment coordinator and the director
of behavioral health to accomplish the mission and service goals of Aletheia House.

Location of Position: 135 Finley Avenue West, Birmingham, AL 35204

Primary Responsibilities:
-Provide appropriate supervision of residential clients, including supervision of work
assignments, meal preparation, and recreational activities
-Enforce program rules in a fair and constant manner
-Properly document activities on clients and maintain other records as directed
-Document and assist clients with medications to ensure proper usage
-Document the history of all services provided to clients in a timely, complete, and accurate
manner.
-Provide summaries and reports as required
-Attend staff meetings and trainings as required
-Perform other duties as assigned by the treatment coordinator, director of behavioral health,
chief operating officer, and/or executive director

Qualifications:
-Bachelor’s degree preferred. Peers with the ability to become certified as a Peer Recovery
Specialist a plus
-Substance Abuse Certification/Department of Mental Health Peer Certification with experience
can substitute for degree
-Current or MAC certification eligible
-Valid driver’s license and a good driving record required
-Motor Vehicle Report required

Job Salary:
$15.00 – $17.00 per hour

Hours:
F/T, Non-Exempt, Monday – Friday 1:00 pm-9:00 pm (40 hours)

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, send an
email with one attachment including cover letter and resume to jobs@specialkindofcaring.org, or
apply at: www.specialkindofcaring.org. Please insert in the subject line (SRSS-0440).
* Please include both documents (cover letter and resume) in one attachment to be
considered for candidacy.*

Open until filled

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