Recovery Support Specialist

Employer
Recovery Centers of America
Location
Devon, PA
Posted
Oct 12, 2017
Closes
Oct 16, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
Job DescriptionRecovery Centers of America has immediate openings for Recovery Support Specialists to join our Devon team. Recovery Centers of America is transforming the treatment of addiction and the capabilities of those in recovery. Our goal is to help 1-million Americans achieve and sustain meaningful, lasting recovery, and to become a leading force for advocacy, public education and the advancement of addiction medicine.If you are a Recovery Support Specialist looking for a new opportunity to work in a fast - paced, high energy environment with a passion for changing peoples lives, then we want to talk to you. We are on a mission to Save 1,000,000 lives - one neighborhood at a time!What Youll Do:Youll work with patients with substance abuse and mental health disorders, working under the direction of clinical, nursing and medical staff. This includes assisting patients with daily schedules, leading patients in educational and recreational activities, and accompanying patients to and from examinations and treatments. Supports the delivery of individual client care.What Youll Need: High school diploma or equivalent.Experience of 1 year working in substance use disorder treatment preferred.Excellent organizational skills with the ability to prioritize workload and meet deadlines.Demonstrates appropriate confidentiality always when interacting with patients, residents, families, visitors, referral sources and all other contacts.Exhibits excellent customer relation skills as evidenced by supportive and constructive communication with all contacts including coworkers, patients, residents, visitors, families and referral sourcesA positive, compassionate attitude with a whatever it takes approach to get the job doneWant to learn more about joining our team? Apply today and a talent specialist will review your resume. If you know someone who would be a good fit for our team, please share with your network. Full-Time, Part -Time and Per Diem positions available. This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/DisabledCompany DescriptionRecovery Centers of America is transforming the treatment of addiction and the capabilities of those in recovery. Our goal is to help 1-million Americans achieve and sustain meaningful, lasting recovery, and to become a leading force for advocacy, public education and the advancement of addiction medicine.We make treatment for addiction and mental health disorders as accessible and affordable as any other disease.Close to Recovery, Close to Home.Every neighborhood-based RCA addiction recovery center is designed to keep you close to the people who support and love you. Its been proven when youre connected to, and supported by, family and friends while building other, ongoing support networks, your recovery is proven to be more likely to be successful.Our five-star addiction recovery centers provides comfort to our patients as well as helping erase the stigma and shame of addiction and its treatment. This is an essential component to helping patients enter and maintain a long-term meaningful recovery. Getting well where a patient lives and works allows them and their family to build lasting support networks, connections, and friendships with others on the same path to recovery.