• Recovery Coach Specialist

    Job Locations US-ME-Brunswick
    Job ID
    2018-2769
    Job Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Category
    Other Clinical
    Unit
    Addiction Resource Center
    Shift
    Weekdays 7:30-4:00
    Hours per Week
    34
  • Overview

    Mid Coast Parkview Health, a 93 bed Joint Commission certified community hospital system located in Brunswick, ME is seeking a Recovery Coach Specialist to join our Outpatient Behavioral Health and Additional Resource team.

     

    Responsible for providing contracted addiction and recovery coaching in conjuction with the Lincoln and Sagadahoc County Sherrif's offices.  the Recovery Coach ensures that the mission of Mid Coast–Parkview is successful by providing outreach counseling services to persons incarcerated at Two Bridges Jail as well as persons released from the jail needing ongoing support and counseling related to addiction.

     

    As the only Magnet certified community hospital in Maine, our entire team of dedicated medical professionals and allied support services are committed to outstanding community focused healthcare.   

     

    Working closely with medical providers, departmental colleagues, community partners, Administration and clinical leadership, as well as allied departments and community members in a highly cooperative and collaborative environment is critical for this position.

    Responsibilities

    Provides outreach counseling services to persons incarcerated at Two Bridges Jail as well as for persons released from the jail who have substance abuse problems.

     

    Outreach includes facilitation of self-help and support groups, individual consultation, and referral for ARC IOP and other recovery services.  Recovery coaching is designed to reduce recidivism and help clients achieve long-term recovery by making services available in communities where clients reside. 

     

    Services will be provided at the following specific locations:

    Lincoln County                                    

    Two Bridges Jail Wiscasset               

    Sheriff’s Office Wiscasset                  

    Waldoboro Community setting

     

    Sagadahoc County              

    Two Bridges Jail Wiscasset 

    Bath Superior Court 

    West Bath District Court                                                                  West Bath Fire Station

     

    Qualifications

    Previous work experience in counseling, community collaboration related to substance use issues.

     

    Prefer degree or training in counseling, social work, case management, human services, and/or mental health treatment.

     

    Prefer eligibility for Maine certification/ licensure in alcohol and drug counseling.  CADC or LADC licensure preferred.

     

    Two years of sobriety if in recovery at time of hire.

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