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MA - Recovery Specialist I, 3rd shift - Methuen, MA in Methuen, MA at Spectrum Health Systems

Date Posted: 3/8/2018

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Job Description

Funded by the Massachusetts Department of Youth Services, Bright Futures is a youth-centered, family-focused residential substance abuse treatment program for twelve to fourteen male youth in Methuen, Massachusetts.  Utilizing a strengths-based, trauma-informed, individualized approach, Bright Futures teaches youth the skills necessary to maintain drug-free, pro-social lifestyles.  Programming is designed to address the numerous issues that are known contributors to substance abuse and delinquency, such as family functioning, interpersonal relations, impulse control, poor decision-making skills, thrill seeking behaviors and responses to authority. 

The Recovery Specialist I, ensures residents are provided with a safe and secure environment by following the policies and procedures of the program and demonstrating a positive, responsible, and respectful presence on the unit. 


  • Must have experience working with at-risk adolescent males.
  • Ability to interact professionally with clients and staff required
  • Demonstrated qualities that evidence maturity, effective communication, listening and problem-solving skills.
  • Must be at least 21 years of age and have a high school diploma or equivalent.



Spectrum Health Systems, Inc.