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Peer Recovery Specialist – Substance Use Services – Allegan County

Position Location:  Allegan, MI

 

Full time position providing community based peer support in Allegan County.

Primary role of the Peer Recovery specialist is to serve as a role model through face-to-face meetings, to provide ongoing support in a community setting, case management and consultation.  Peer Recovery specialist will use their own history with and knowledge of Substance Use and Co-occurring mental health recovery to support clients.

Position Requirements:

  • Previous life experience with substance use
  • Proven ability to address the recovery needs of individuals
  • Proven ability to share personal recovery journey in a support way, even if recovery path is different from that of the client
  • Experience in / familiarity with Allegan County
  • Valid Driver’s License & auto insurance and acceptable driving history
  • Completion of high school education or equivalent   
  • Current certification as a Peer Recovery Coach or ability to pursue the certification 

Send resume and cover letter (including information regarding your recovery) to sglynn@arborcircle.org