Peer Leader (Todo es Posible Recovery Support Program) Laredo, TX.

Laredo, TX

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Position Description

One Full-Time Position Available

Peer Leader – Todo Es Posible Recovery Support Services Program

Primary Responsibilities:
• Provide recovery support services to adult program participants experiencing opioid substance use problems.
• Assist the Program Director in recruiting and retaining program participants and developing collaborative relations in the community among key stakeholders.
• Documenting services provided to participants.

• The preferred candidate must be in recovery from opioids (such as heroin, fentanyl, and pain relievers like oxycodone and hydrocodone) or other drugs for at least six (6) consecutive months. (Note: In the job application, you must explain your personal recovery experience with opioids or other drugs and the number of months that you have been in recovery.)
• A high school diploma or GED is required. An associate’s or bachelor’s degree is preferred.
• The ability to communicate effectively in English and Spanish is preferred.
• A valid TX driver’s license, insurance, and reliable transportation are required.

Work Schedule and Compensation:
The regular work schedule is from 12:00 to 8:00 p.m. Monday – Friday. Some weekend work is also required.

A salary of $9.50 to $12 per hour (plus benefits) depending on qualifications and experience.

Deadline: Until position is filled.