Recovery Coach

Location: Gloucester, MA
Job ID: 158431-1A
Date Posted: Nov 8, 2019
Category: Clinical Support

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Beth Israel Lahey Health Behavioral Services.  Our team delivers quality care to clients and families in more than 30 communities throughout the North Shore, Merrimack Valley and Greater Boston. Our mission is to provide personal, compassionate, state-of-the-art, integrated behavioral healthcare that makes a difference in the lives of the people and communities we serve. Our services include mental health counseling, addiction treatment, and family and school-based services.

 

About the Job

POSITION SUMMARY:

Recovery coaches assist individuals in identifying and overcoming barriers to recovery; connect individuals with recovery support services and encourage hope, optimism and health. Coaches provide support with problem solving and advocacy to assist individuals in meeting their recovery goals and provide education to individuals and family members on the recovery process.


     

QUALIFICATIONS & EDUCATION:

  • 18 years or older and high school diploma required; bachelor degree preferred.
  • Driver’s license and car required.
  • Be a Peer with lived addiction experience.
  • Have at least two years of current, sustained recovery without re-occurrence.
  • Complete the Bureau of Substance Addiction Services (BSAS) Recovery Coach Academy or the Connecticut Community Addiction Recovery (CCAR) training prior to working with individuals in the ED and within one month of hire.

 

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated system providing patients with better care wherever they are. Care informed by world-class research and education. We are doctors and nurses, technicians and social workers, innovators and educators, and so many others. All with a shared vision for what healthcare can and should be. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels and offer competitive salaries and benefits.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.