Peer Recovery Specialist – Anchor
The Providence Center - Behavioral Health Job ID: 5672
249 Main St. Pawtucket ,RI
37.5 hours per week; Tuesday-Saturday 8:30am - 4:30pm
Weekend & Holiday Shift
Provide on call recovery coaching support services to patients and family members in the emergency departments of participating hospitals. When full or part time, this staff member is housed on Anchor Recovery Community Center, and also supports a caseload of members as a recovery coach.
Lived experience with addiction to alcohol and/or other drugs who provides one-to-one strengths-based support to peers in recovery, empowering them to make healthier choices on a day-to-day basis. Locate, track and provide services to individuals who are in need of support for their drug and alcohol use. Facilitate recovery support groups in both group settings and individual sessions, including risk assessment and goal setting. Provide referrals including but not limited to detox, food/clothing, housing, medication-assisted treatment, residential programs and counseling. Advocating for the needs of each individual. Caseload management including all necessary documentation.