Overnight Recovery Specialist
at Behavioral Health Network, Inc.

Date Posted: 4/7/2024

Job Description

Empower those in substance use recovery to reclaim their lives and grow!

Join our team of competent and compassionate professionals as a Recovery Specialist in the Hope Center program at Behavioral Health Network!

Your experience, knowledge and great skills will support the Hope Center program with the following:

  • Supporting the growth, independence, and safety of the individuals served.
  • Providing guidance and direct counseling.
  • Overseeing individuals’ activities to ensure compliance with program activities and policies.
  • Developing and facilitating treatment plans and diverse psycho-educational groups.
  • Assisting individuals with aftercare planning by providing referrals and access to appropriate agencies.
  • Providing crisis intervention and emergency services when needed.
  • Providing transportation for them with insured and registered personal vehicles, as needed.
  • Completing program specific documentation such as incident reports and progress notes, as well as reporting specific safety concerns.
  • Working collaboratively with program supervisors to ensure quality of services for individuals served.
  • Completing ongoing training and firsthand experience that will enhance their skills and provide additional employment opportunities.

Who are we?

At the Hope Center, we believe in the unique strengths, skills, and empowerment of the individual to motivate their treatment and recovery in our 30-day stabilization services.

Reasons to work with BHN:

  • Work with an agency who does amazing things for others
  • You will be able to change a person’s life
  • You will expand your experience in various areas of mental & behavioral health
  • You will have the opportunity to grow within the agency
  • You will not be bored with our fast-paced environment
  • You will have excellent benefits package & time off benefits available

What are we looking for in a Recovery Specialist?

  • Commitment to client empowerment and growth, human rights, and community integration (required).
  • High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent (required).
  • At least one year of experience working with substance abuse population (required).
  • Bilingual in Spanish & English (preferred).
  • Valid Driver’s License (required).
  • Vehicle for use during all working hours should be registered and inspected in accordance with 540 CMR 4.00 (required).
  • In successful recovery for two or more years (required, if applicable).
  • Availability for overnight and weekend shifts (preferred).

How do I apply to be a Recovery Specialist?

If you are interested in this opportunity, please visit our website at www.bhnworks.org and click on “Browse All Jobs” to apply!

BHN maintains its commitment to social justice and diversity and strongly encourages diverse candidates to apply.

Job Snapshot

About Us

Your Career Starts Here!

Behavioral Health Network, Inc. (BHN) is a growing non-profit community behavioral health service agency that has been providing services to children, adult, families, and communities in Western Mass since 1938. BHN provides comprehensive, outcome-driven behavioral healthcare. We are dedicated to offering high quality, affordable and culturally appropriate care to people of all ages and income levels in multiple settings within our communities.

Join the BHN team and enjoy excellent benefits!

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance and AD&D
  • Long Term Disability
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan
  • 529 Education IRA Savings Plan
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Voluntary Vision Plan
  • Voluntary Insurance Plans
  • Auto/Home Insurance Discounts
  • Legal Benefit
  • Tuition Assistance Programs
  • Time off benefits

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