Peer Recovery Support Specialist

A Renewed Mind is a private, not for profit 501(c)(3) behavioral health care organization. We work to deliver personalized, high quality behavioral health services to our community in a compassionate manner.  We have developed a reputation of providing quality services based on our commitment to respecting the individual and in forming strong therapeutic relationships.

 

We are currently looking for qualified candidates to fill several Peer Recovery Support Specialist positions in the Lucas, Wood & Hancock and Four County areas.  This position is responsible for supporting others in recovery from a substance use disorder.  They will serve as a role model, mentor, advocate and motivator to recovering individuals in order to help prevent relapse and promote long-term recovery.  The Peer Recovery Support Specialist must demonstrate an ability to share personal recovery experiences and develop authentic peer-to-peer relationships.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities Include (but are not limited to):

  • Provide recovery education to individuals for every phase of their recovery from pre-recovery engagement, recovery initiation, recovery stabilization and sustained recovery maintenance.

  • Provide a model for both people in recovery and on staff by demonstrating that recovery is possible.

  • Assist individuals with identifying their personal interests, goals, strengths and weaknesses regarding recovery.

  • Assist individuals with developing their own plan for advancing their recovery.

  • Promot self-advocacy by assisting individuals with expressing their voice, needs, goals and objectives.

Education/Experience/Licensure/Certification:

Required:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Ohio MHAS Peer Recovery Supporter Certification

Preferred:

  • CDCA

  • Valid driver's license issued in the state of Ohio

  • Ability to be insured through ARM's insurance carrier

Equal Opportunity Employer; Drug Free Workplace

Why Work at A Renewed Mind?

  • Health, dental, and vision insurance available date of hire - no waiting periods (full time staff)

  • Contributions by ARM to a Health Savings Account (full time staff who enroll in high-deductible health insurance plan)

  • Ten paid holidays (pro-rated for part time staff)

  • Vacation time accrual upon hire (full time staff)

  • Personal and sick time (pro-rated for part time staff)

  • Student Loan Assistance Program (full time staff, available after one year of employment)

  • 401K Retirement Plan

  • Annual analysis of compensation scales

  • Quarterly productivity bonuses for clinical staff

  • Continuing education units available free of charge

  • Licensure reimbursement (full & part time staff, available after one year of employment)

  • Life insurance, paid by ARM (full time staff)

  • EAP benefit

  • Cell phone reimbursement (full & part time staff, certain positions qualify)

  • Mileage reimbursement

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