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Peer Recovery Supporter

OhioGuidestone Carrollton, OH
  • Posted: September 25, 2019
  • Full-Time
Impact Lives. Inspire Change. Be the Solution. Since 1864, we’ve been an integral part of the Berea community, proudly rooted in faith and a legacy of serving children and families. While our roots remain in Berea, we’ve grown to support children and families statewide. OhioGuidestone is always looking for passionate people to make a difference in our communities. You can impact lives and inspire change right in your own backyard. Apply today to work at the largest non-profit, mental health service provider in Ohio. We offer FREE CEU trainings, a great support system, education bonuses and incentives, and much more! Full time employees may be eligible for Public Student Loan Forgiveness at OhioGuidestone and are also offered PAID medical benefits for you and your family!

 

Essential Functions:
  • Provide sobriety support services and inspire hope of recovery from addiction or co-occurring disorders
  • Upon assignment, meet with client each week, and based upon need of client; step down as appropriate with supervisor input
  • Educate the client on the addiction model and paths to recovery
  • Help expand client’s sober support network
  • Connect the client to needed community resources in support of their recovery
  • Address barriers to recovery
  • Provide support to maintain recovery and reduce relapse
  • Attend meetings, child visitation, and court hearings with client as requested by the payor
  • Develop a Recovery Support Plan with each recoveree
  • Timely and accurate documentation for all clients
  • Adhere to Ohio Certified Peer Supporter Code of Ethics
  • Attend supervision and training as assigned
  • Behave in such a manner that models success
  • Maintains regular and reliable attendance.
  • May be involved in the planning, organization, and implementation of special events or department specific projects or seasonal program changes.
  • In times of need, employee may be asked to complete related duties other than those indicated above as assigned by their supervisor. Performance/Physical Requirements: • Work is performed in the homes of clients and in the community. • English reading and writing skills required • Interacts verbally with coworkers, representatives from outside agencies, and families • Attention to detail and confidentiality required • Driver’s license with safe driving record in accordance with agency policy • Works flexible hours • Team player • Basic computer skills are required.
Qualifications:
  • Minimum qualification for this position is a GED or High School Diploma.
  • Ohio Peer Recovery Supporter Certification required.
  • Work and/or Volunteer experience as a Recovery Coach and knowledge of court and county resources is preferred.
  • Must have a valid Ohio Driver’s License and safe driving record.

 

At OhioGuidestone we care about the health and safety of our employees. OhioGuidestone requires applicants to complete a pre-employment screening process upon receipt of an offer of employment. We require and cover the cost of a fingerprint background screening, physical, Tuberculosis test, and drug screen after an employment offer is made. Any employment offer is contingent upon receipt of all satisfactory pre-employment screenings.  OhioGuidestone is committed to creating a more diverse community. We encourage candidates from historically underrepresented groups to apply. EEO/M/F/H/V IND10

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