Bureau: Behavioral Health Services | Recovery Community Support Services
|Full-Time County Contractual
|Position open to all qualified candidates.
|Location: 711 Bestgate Road, Annapolis, MD 21401
|Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
|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:
Supervisory level of work and receives general supervision under the Special Program Coordinator – Peer Support. Responsible for supervising and overseeing the day-to-day operations of non-clinical peer support specialists. This includes the supervision of staff, monitoring services for quality and ensuring compliance with agency policies and procedures. May be required to work evenings or weekends.
May be assigned duties that require the operation of a motor vehicle. Will be required to possess a motor vehicle operator's license valid in Maryland and have access to a personal vehicle.
|Education: High School Diploma or Equivalency (GED)
Individuals must be in stable, long-term recovery from a substance use disorder for a minimum of three years. Two years of experience providing behavioral health services to individuals with substance use disorders. Experience interacting with agencies and other service providers.
License or Certification:
Must possess a current certification as a Peer Recovery Specialist from the Maryland Addictions Professional Certification Board (MAPCB). Individuals in this position are required to obtain a Registered Peer Supervisor Certification status within six months of hire from the Maryland Addictions Professional Certification Board (MAPCB). Employees in this classification must complete any additional training that is deemed necessary and appropriate to maintain required certification.
Desired or Preferred Qualifications:
Familiarity with treatment and community resources that support recovery from addictive diseases and co-occurring behavioral health disorders; ability to maintain effective peer recovery relationships with participants and other members of the team; exceptional organizational and time
How to Apply
Applicants who meet the minimum qualifications can apply.
Fax to 410-222-4392 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
An Equal Opportunity Employer