Responsible for the security of a Residential Women’s Alcohol and Drug Program at night. Serve the special needs of program participants and individuals involved with the criminal justice system. Monitor Guest room clients in detox on an hourly basis. A complete check of rooms twice a night. Preparation for the morning shift with a daily roster and sign-in sheets for committee meetings. Provide support for residents in recovery from addiction; participate in program activities designed to support environmental change for individual recovery.
Experience in the alcohol and drug addictions field and residential treatment program a plus; if in recovery, approved amount of time in continuous sobriety. Emergency Medical Technicians, nursing students, VNA experience, are encouraged to apply and must have proof of basic safety training.
POSITION: Recovery Coordinator
LOCATION: King City, CA
SALARY RANGE: $17.28
SCHEDULE: Weeknights, 9 pm-6 am Part-Time 2-3 days a week
SCHEDULE: Saturday & Sunday 1 pm-10 pm shift Part-time
APPLY BY: Will accept applications until filled
APPLY TO: David Torres at firstname.lastname@example.org
FAX: (831) 753-6005 Attn: David Torres
Responsible for facilitating the operation of a residential alcohol and drug addiction recovery program as well as serving the special needs of program participants and individuals involved with the criminal justice system, who are under the influence of alcohol or other drugs. Provide medical observation and social model recovery. Maintain a safe, cooperative, caring atmosphere.
This position works overnight, and weekends shifts. Coordinator I or II is based on the size of responsibility and education level
One year of experience in alcohol and drug addiction treatment, recovery or prevention. If in recovery, an approved amount of time in continuous sobriety. First Aid training.
Reports To: Program Manager, Assistant Director or Director
Supervisory Responsibility: None
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
1. Ability to communicate effectively and provide excellent customer service with adults and families.
2. Ability to handle crisis and emergency situations with good judgment and self-restraint.
3. Ability to observe, evaluate, document and communicate verbally and in writing; use of a computer to input observations and required documentation
4. Knowledge of alcohol and drug addiction treatment, recovery, and 12-step recovery process.
5. Ability to work with Community Resources.
6. Ability to communicate in a culturally competent and sensitive manner.
NOTE: Employees will be required to be fingerprinted and will be subject to clearance by the Department of Justice.
An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Racial/ethnic minorities, women, people with disabilities, Vietnam veterans, and people in Recovery are encouraged to apply for all positions.