Recovery Coach

Overview:

*Sign On Bonus Available*
Our Team:
Waterville CTC, located in Waterville, ME, is one of over 139 outpatient addiction recovery centers nationwide. Acadia Comprehensive Treatment Centers is the leading provider of medication assisted treatment in the nation. Our team provides compassionate, high quality counseling and therapy to patients that are seeking recovery from Opioid Use Disorder.

Job as a Peer Recovery Coach:
The Peer Recovery Coach works with the care management team in providing a seamless continuum of care by maintaining regular and constant communication with patients to provide a set of non-clinical activities that engage, educate and offer support to patients. The Peer Recovery Coach will help patients to remove personal and environmental obstacles to health care access and help them remain in recovery.


Benefits:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Acadia Healthcare 401(k) plan
  • Paid vacation and sick time
  • Opportunity for growth that is second to none in the industry
Hours are flexible, part-time Monday – Thursday between 7 AM – 11:30 AM, allowing you to enjoy a great work/life balance.


Responsibilities as a Peer Recovery Coach:

  • Facilitate peer lead support groups.
  • Serve as a mentor for patients by demonstrating ways to become empowered and self-responsible.
  • Providing care management and care coordination services for patients in the clinic. Responsible for coordinating continuum of care activities for assigned patients and ensuring optimum utilization of resources, service delivery, and compliance with external agencies and referral sources requirements;
  • Coordinating care and serve as patient advocate;
  • May also be responsible for conducting individual, and family educational sessions, various duties related to coordinating treatment and discharge activities, as needed;
  • Coordinates in a timely manner, issues or activities relevant to the team, and/or to the team’s relationship within the facility or treatment milieu; and,
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

Skills/Qualifications as a Peer Recovery Coach:

  • High School Diploma preferred, but not required
  • 1 year of experience working in behavioral health or substance use disorder recovery setting is preferred, but not required.
  • Previous experience as a Peer Recovery Coach preferred, but not required. We are willing to train the right person.
Licenses/Certifications:
  • Must have completed the FREE CCAR Recovery Coach Academy 5-day intensive training and received the Certificate. AHCTC