Bureau: Behavioral Health Services / Recovery Support Services Program
|Full-time County Contractual
|Open to all qualified candidates.
|Date Posted: 11/1/22 | Date Closing: Open until filled
|Location: 711 Bestgate Road, Annapolis, MD 21401
|Hours: 4:00 p.m. – 12:30 a.m., Tuesday through Saturday
|Salary: $18.24 per hour or $19.24 per hour for certified peers
|Benefits: Participation in the County’s group health plan including prescription, dental, and optical, paid holidays and sick leave. Optional deferred compensation program at employee's own expense.
|Nature of Work: Will work within an urgent care environment as a non-clinical, peer-based employee who engages, educates and supports individuals to make the life changes necessary to recover from disabling mental illness and/or substance use disorder conditions. Duties are educational and coaching in nature. Will establish a rapport with consumers in order to screen, triage and assess their needs. Will also work with consumers and the care team to determine their needs and the appropriate level of care. A key element that enhances and distinguishes this position is that the candidate appropriately highlights his/her personal experience of recovery.
|Education: Graduation from a standard high school or possession of a state high school equivalency certificate. Preference will be given to applicants with an associate of arts degree from an accredited college or university, especially in the human services field.
|Experience: Experience working with people with co-occurring disorders.
|Desired or Preferred Qualifications: Able to multitask in a fast-paced environment. Excellent time management, organizational, written and oral communication skills. Able to work independently and on a team. Have an understanding of Anne Arundel County resources. Be proficient with Microsoft Office, Excel and electronic medical records.
How to Apply
Applicants who meet the minimum qualifications can apply. Send a completed County application or resume to:
Fax to 410-222-4392 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
An Equal Opportunity Employer