Recovery Coach Homeless and Reentry Programs Part-Time (Laredo, TX)

Laredo, TX

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Position Description

Homeless and Reentry Programs

Are you a person in recovery from drugs and/or alcohol who has been sober for at least one year and who is involved in the local 12-step community? If the answer is yes, you may qualify to be a Recovery Coach.

Position: 1 Part-Time Recovery Coach Position 24 to 28 hours per week.

Duties: As a peer recovery coach you will guide male and female adults to embrace and strengthen their recovery. These adults are in homeless situations or transitioning from prison to the community and have a mental health or substance use disorder or both co-occurring conditions. You will also transport clients to and from appointments and other community sites. Provide clerical and support services to counselors.

Minimum Qualifications:
 Must be a person who is in recovery from alcohol and/or other drug and active in the recovery community (AA, NA or CA) or in recovery from a mental health disorder or both.
 A minimum of six (6) months in recovery is preferred.
 A desire to provide adults in need of recovery with the social support on an individual or group basis.
 Bilingual (English-Spanish) is required.
 High school diploma or Associate’s degree is preferred.
 Good computer skills.
 Reliable transportation, proof of insurance and a valid driver’s license required.
 Able to work flexible hours and weekends.

Salary of $9.50 to $12.50 per hour depending on experience and qualifications plus benefits

• Deadline- Until Positions are filled