Recovery Support Assistant - Eddy County
BASIC FUNCTION: Under supervision, this position is responsible for promoting a culture in which the voices representing people with lived mental health and substance use experiences and recovery become part of the institution; promoting a recovery oriented system of care; serving as a member advocate; providing support for staff and members during emergencies as well as in outpatient and inpatient settings; serving as a mentor/role model demonstrating competency in recovery, effective coping skills and self-help strategies.
High school Diploma or GED.
Valid State's Driver's License.
•Current or past consumer of mental health or co-occurring behavioral health services.
•2 years success within personal recovery model.
•Ability to utilize individual and group skills.
•Knowledge of local community behavioral health services.
PREFERRED JOB REQUIREMENTS:
•Peer Support Specialist certification.
LI - POST
HCSC is committed to diversity in the workplace and to providing equal opportunity and affirmative action to employees and applicants. We are an Equal Opportunity Employment / Affirmative Action employer dedicated to workforce diversity and a drug-free and smoke-free workplace. Drug screening and background investigation are required, as allowed by law. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
Requirements: Expertise Behavioral Health, Other Job Type Full-Time Regular Location NM - Carlsbad
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