Recovery Specialist II
at Behavioral Health Network, Inc.

Date Posted: 1/9/2019

Job Description

Recovery Specialist II

City: Greenfield   

State: MASSACHUSETTS    

Requistion Number: Greenfield-PD-003035


Company Overview

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’s mission is to help individuals, families, and communities improve the quality of lives for those with behavioral health and developmental challenges.  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. 

Job Description:

Join BHN in ensuring the care and safety of those on the path towards recovery from substance abuse!

Become a part of our team of competent and compassionate professionals as a Recovery Specialist II at the Northern Hope Center at Behavioral Health Network in Greenfield, MA! Recovery Specialists support the growth, independence, and safety of the individuals served, providing guidance and direct counseling as needed and acting as a role model to others. In addition to individually assigned responsibilities, such as room checks, house laundry, etc., they facilitate diverse client groups as well as provide crisis intervention and emergency services, as needed. Recovery Specialists complete program specific forms, documentation, and progress and group notes in a timely and thorough manner. They also use a staff log as a means to convey individual and program information to other staff.

Additionally, Recovery Specialists may use their vehicle for transportation of individuals, as needed, and report any program-specific safety and maintenance concerns. They attend and participate in staff meetings, in-services, and other mandatory trainings. Our employees are the most important asset in improving the lives of the individuals we serve. Our staff not only enjoy outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for community involvement, diversity, the opportunity to gain highly marketable skills, and to take on challenges. BHN is committed to growing our own employees and promoting from within.

Behavioral Health Network’s Northern Hope Center in Greenfield, MA is a 32-bed step-down program. We provide up to 30 days of inpatient post detoxification and/or stabilization services for men and woman, ages 18 and older, with a primary substance use disorder diagnosis. Our goal is to provide appropriate interventions and services that allow individuals to engage in early recovery and transition to the next level of treatment. We base our philosophy on individual empowerment and the belief that your skills and strengths are valuable assets to your recovery. 

Behavioral Health Network is a growing non-profit community behavioral health agency that has been providing services to children, adults, families and communities in Western Massachusetts since 1938.  BHN provides comprehensive, outcome-driven behavioral health care. We are dedicated to offering high quality, affordable and culturally appropriate care to people of all ages and income levels in our constituent communities.

Job Requirements:

Recovery Specialists at Behavioral Health Network have the following qualities:

  • Commitment to client empowerment and growth, human rights, and community integration.
  • In successful recovery for two or more years (required).
  • LADC II or LADC III (Licensed Alcohol and Drug Assistants) or equivalent (preferred).
  • One year experience working with substance abuse population (required).
  • High school diploma or G.E.D. (required).
  • Valid Driver’s License (required).

 

If you are interested in this opportunity, please visit our website at www.bhninc.org and click on “Work Here and Make a Difference” to apply!

Work Experience:

1 - 3 years

Education Requirements:

High School

Employment Type:

Per Diem

Sign-On Bonus:

Scheduled Hours/Days:

3-11/sat/Weekdays & Weekends

 

Job Requirements

Recovery Specialists at Behavioral Health Network have the following qualities:

  • Commitment to client empowerment and growth, human rights, and community integration.
  • In successful recovery for two or more years (required).
  • LADC II or LADC III (Licensed Alcohol and Drug Assistants) or equivalent (preferred).
  • One year experience working with substance abuse population (required).
  • High school diploma or G.E.D. (required).
  • Valid Driver’s License (required).

 

If you are interested in this opportunity, please visit our website at www.bhninc.org and click on “Work Here and Make a Difference” 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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