Recovery Coach Re-connection Family Support Center - Voorhees

SUMMARY:

Center for Family Services is seeking an experienced individual for the Recovery Coach Position within its ReConnection Family Support Center Program. The Recovery Coach provides supportive peer counseling services to friends and families who have loved ones battling substance use disorder. They may perform specialized activities and functions that assist individuals to improve their health and wellness, live a self-directed life, and reach their full potential. Recovery Coaches are required to possess skills that encourage, support, and assist family members to make positive life changes and improve their psychological functioning.

Location: Voorhees, NJ

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Recovery Coach maintains relationships with parent/caregiver and families in order to assist individuals in the treatment engagement and retention process, reinforces and ensures that recovery is possible, provides supportive outreach and engagement, and assists in establishing and sustaining a social and physical environment supportive of recovery. This individual enhances identification and participation in the recovery community.

Requirements:

  • Education Required:    HS Diploma
  • Education Preferred:    Associates Degree 

  • Experience Required:  At least two years of continuous recovery or two years of practicing principles of recovery experience with a friend or loved one struggling with addiction
  • Experience Preferred:  At least two years of continuous recovery or two years of practicing principles of recovery experience with a friend or loved one struggling with addiction
  • Current driver's license & good driving record of 3 years
  • Vehicle with current insurance and registration

All positions require pre-employment drug screening and criminal record checks. Many positions require motor vehicle record evaluations and medical clearances. Center for Family Services is an equal opportunity employer offering competitive salaries and excellent benefits packages. For more information, please visit our website at www.centerffs.org.

All interested applicants should email a cover letter, indicating desired position and salary requirements, along with resume.