Apply your experience working with individuals on the road to
recovery from drug and alcohol addiction at BHN!
Become a part of our team of competent and compassionate
professionals as a Recovery Specialist for Connections, a new BHN
program located 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 may facilitate diverse client
groups depending on experience. Supervisors are available on site
or through on-call system to assist with crisis situations in
program. Recovery Specialists complete program specific forms,
documentation, and progress in a timely and thorough manner.
Recovery Specialists may need to go to pharmacy to pick up
medication Recovery Specialist will report any program-specific
safety and maintenance concerns. They attend and participate in
staff meetings, in-services, and other mandatory trainings.
Personal and/or professional knowledge associated with
incarceration and recovery from substance miss use a plus.
Connections is a 32-bed co-ed program that provides residential
rehabilitation services as an alternative to incarceration to
adults 18 years or older who are involved in the justice system and
struggling with issues related to addiction.
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.
Recovery Specialists at Behavioral Health Network have the
- Commitment to client empowerment and growth, human rights, and
community integration. (required)
- High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent (required).
- Valid Driver's License (required).
- In successful recovery for two or more years, if applicable
If you are interested in this opportunity, please visit our
website at www.bhnworks.org and click on "Browse All Jobs" to
BHN maintains its commitment to social justice and diversity and
strongly encourages diverse candidates to apply.