Recovery Spec Navigator - Tewksbury

Location: Tewksbury, MA
Job ID: 176761-1A
Date Posted: Jul 12, 2022
Category: Clinical Technician

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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

  • New Increased Competitive Pay Rates 

  • Sign-on bonus up to $3,000 (prorated for part-time) 

  • Benefits that start day One! 

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 dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve.  Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health.  Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.

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