Recovery Coach – Durham
Recovery Coach Job Description
POSITION: Recovery Coach
LOCATION: Bluefield: A University Recovery Community
916 West Trinity Avenue
Durham, NC 27701
HOURS: Full or Part Time – Requires non-traditional hours which includes evenings, weekends and some holidays.
JOB DUTIES: With supervision, the recovery coach will serve as a personal guide, mentor and role model to help students and young adults access recovery resources. In addition, the recovery coach partners in the student’s recovery through participating with them in recovery activities and acting as a liaison and advocate to professional community resources. The Recovery Coach will also assist the student to develop, maintain and monitor his/her individual Wellness Recovery Plan. The Recovery Coach’s duties include providing outreach, support, and documenting recovery activities. The Recovery Coach is the bridge between the professional staff and the recovery communities.
Requirements: BA/BS; Knowledge of substance abuse treatment resources including a working knowledge of the 12 step Fellowships; a clean driving record; to work actively with a minimum of 5 students; may require non-traditional hours; develops recovery wellness plans; participates in staff meetings, training sessions and a willingness to broaden the understanding of the science of treatment and recovery.
If you are interested in this position, please send your resume to Becky Georgi at email@example.com
Posted on: September 23, 2013