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Recovery Specialist - 3rd Shift in Westborough, MA at Spectrum Health Systems

Date Posted: 12/12/2018

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Job Description

Since 1969, Spectrum Health Systems, Inc . has been a leader in the field of alcohol and drug abuse treatment. Our mission is to provide the highest quality of services to individuals seeking treatment for substance abuse and/or mental health issues. We assist our clients in achieving sobriety, sustaining recovery, and fulfilling personal goals in order that they may lead healthier, more productive lives.At Spectrum Health Systems, we take great pride in our organization and in our work. We believe that providing the highest quality service and ensuring that our actions and behaviors are always client-focused place our organization ahead of the rest.

Since 1969, Spectrum Health Systems, Inc . has been a leader in the field of alcohol and drug abuse treatment. We are currently looking for talented individuals to add to our team of caring, skilled & dedicated professionals!
 

The Recovery Specialist is responsible for maintaining a safe, therapeutic environment on their assigned unit at all times with an emphasis on high quality services and customer satisfaction.  Responsible for facilitating the movement of clients around the building and grounds in a safe and orderly fashion. Provides transportation for clients and in support of program operations using the program vehicle as directed. Conducts alcohol and drug screens on clients using an approach that demonstrates respect and dignity for the clients, while ensuring appropriate screen collection procedures are followed. Assists with admission and discharge procedures as required. Oversees the clients' general housekeeping chores with participation in light housekeeping as needed.  Ensures that the units meet the cleanliness standards established by the organization.
 

Schedule is for 16 hours per week. 3rd shift (11:00pm-7:30am) on Friday & Saturday evenings.
Pay Range for this position is $14.50-$17.50 per hour. Spectrum offers comprehensive benefits including but not limited to: health/dental/voluntary insurances, paid time off, and tuition reimbursement.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of high school diploma or equivalent required
  • Experience in substance abuse or mental health field preferred
  • Must have excellent verbal, social and writing skills 
  • Must display the use of appropriate independent judgment to determine appropriate course of action in resolving problems and in emergencies
  • Must be able to express self adequately in written and oral communication and to communicate effectively in an interdisciplinary, culturally diverse setting with clients, families, staff and regulatory agencies
  • Must have basic ability in use of computers to be able make entries and utilize electronic health records

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Spectrum Health Systems is an equal opportunity at will employer and does not discriminate against any employee or
applicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability,sex, sexual orientation or national origin. 

Other details
  • Job Family Direct Care
  • Job Function Direct Care I
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $14.50
  • Max Hiring Rate $17.50
  • Required Education High School