Recovery Support Navigator

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Location: Tewksbury, MA
Job ID: 167210-1A
Date Posted: May 18, 2022
Category: Clinical Technician

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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

  • New Increased Competitive Pay Rates
  • Benefits that start day 1!

Recovery Support Navigator (RSN) is a paraprofessional who provides care management and system navigation supports to Members with a diagnosis of substance use disorder and/or co-occurring mental health disorders. The purpose of RSN services is to engage Members as they present in the treatment system and support them in accessing treatment services and community resources. The RSN is responsible for providing outreach case management services and coordination of care to a clinically diverse population. The Recovery Support Navigator position is a great opportunity for someone who is trustworthy, compassionate, communicates well, sensible & patient.  The ideal candidate, shares all of these traits and has an interest in providing support to Members with a diagnosis of substance use disorder and/or co-occurring mental health disorders.


  • Provide outreach in settings including; the family’s home and other community settings.
  • Assumes an individual case load, completes a comprehensive needs assessment and other required paperwork.
  • Provide and or arrange transportation for clients
  • Provides information about and facilitates access to community and recovery supports, including supports for families.
  • Participates in discharge planning from RSN services.
  • Ensures that all required clinical and billing documentation is complete in a timely manner.
  • Demonstrates excellent communication, documentation, time management and organizational skills.
  • Demonstrates good boundaries regarding confidentiality and personal relationships, while at the same time being able to share personal knowledge about recovering from mental illness and/or substance use, as applicable.


  • Bachelor's Degree in psychology, social work or related human services field is strongly preferred. May be able to accept candidates prior to obtaining a Bachelor's degree under waiver program.
  • Training or relevant work or lived experience in the areas of mental health and/or addiction/recovery preferred.
  • Experience delivering community based services is a plus. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations, LADC/CADC preferred.
  • Valid MA driver’s license in good standing required; must be able to transport clients in personal vehicle as needed.

Full Time 40 Hour Days

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.