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PRO.A / JOBS Allegheny Health Network; Peer Recovery Specialist

Allegheny Health Network; Peer Recovery Specialist

Post Date: 9/27/17

Type of Position: Peer-Services

Title: Peer Recovery Specialist

Qualifications:

-Associate’s degree preferred
-At least 3-5 years of experience working with those in recovery
-Communicates effectively, using exceptional verbal and written skills as well as demonstrates strong creative problem
-solving and conflict management skills;
-Extensive experience with commonly used computer business applications to include but not limited to: Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint;
-Utilizes critical thinking skills to provide recommendations and/or other corrective actions as needed;
-Strong interpersonal organizational and analytical skills and the ability to perform under pressure within rigid time constraints, without the loss of efficiency, quality and professionalism as demonstrated by previous positions held;
-Exemplifies excellent customer relations in interactions with physicians and employees, and serves as a positive role model through initiative, involvement and availability;
-Serves as an educator and internal consultant to leadership, teams and individuals in meeting the needs of physicians and their office staff;
-Seeks out new ideas and best practices in physician on-boarding and incorporates them into the organization’s on-boarding efforts;
-Ability to identify, establish and meet goals and objectives.

Description: Assist in facilitation a collaborative relationship between others in recovery from substance use disorders and the Center for Inclusion health COE team for the addiction medicine program. Peer Recovery Specialists are overseen by a Master’s Level Social Worker directly reporting to the Project Manager.

Contact Info: Please contact kristen.kissel@ahn.org or apply directly on our site via this link:ツ http://app.jobvite.com/m?3Um42jwa