Recovery Coach Familias Unidas Program (Laredo, TX)

Laredo, TX 78041

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Position Description

Recovery Coach
Location: Laredo, TX.

Position Descripion
Provide Recovery Support Services

Position: 1 Full-time position

SCAN is implementing the Familias Unidas Program to serve adolescents (ages 12-18) and transitional aged youth (ages 16-25) and their families/primary caregivers with substance use disorders and/or co-occurring substance use and mental disorders.

Duties: Provide Recovery Support Services to participants, to reinforce gains made in treatment and to improve their quality of life. Recovery support services include continuing care, helping people stay in treatment and engage in mutual help support groups. The Recovery Coach will help recovering persons share their experiences and provide mutual support to each other’s struggles with drug or alcohol problems and support a substance-free lifestyle.

If you are interested in making a difference in an individual’s recovery process, join our team and submit an application today.

Minimum Qualifications:
• Be in recovery from drugs for at least six (6) consecutive months (Note: In the job application, you must explain your personal recovery experience with drugs and the number of months that you have been in recovery.)
• High School or GED
• Must be fluent in both Spanish and English.
• Good computer skills.
• Transporting clients in own vehicle is required at times and compensated for mileage.
• Reliable transportation, proof of insurance and a valid driver’s license required.
• Able to work flexible hours and weekends.

Benefits for Full-Time Positions include:
• Salary range: $24,000 to $28,600 yearly depending on experience and qualifications.
• Health Insurance
• Life Insurance
• Paid Holidays
• Paid Vacation
• Paid Sick Leave
• 401 K Retirement Plan
• Bi-weekly pay (direct deposit)
• Dental and Vision insurance coverage available at minimal cost
• Orientation and job training provided and CPI
• Great work environment

Deadline: Until Filled

Type: Full-time