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Recovery Coach - Part time - Sobering - Posting #18-082 in Vancouver, WA at Lifeline Connections

Date Posted: 11/4/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Agency Background: 

Lifeline Connections is recognized as a leading behavioral health treatment provider in Southwest Washington, offering detoxification and rehabilitation for those suffering from the disease of alcoholism and drug addiction. Lifeline patients receive an unprecedented level of care by highly skilled professionals who know how to help people find long-term recovery. Lifeline's goal is to meet a chronic and desperate need for addiction treatment services. Lifeline has a vision of creating the best addiction treatment and rehabilitation possible in a way that is affordable to the greatest number of people. Over the past fifty years the executive management team and board of directors of Lifeline have remained committed to our passion and vision. 

Recovery Coach – Sobering Unit – Posting #18-082

Are you interested in supporting others who are in recovery? Come join Lifeline Connections as a Recovery Coach! 

Since 1962, Lifeline Connections’ mission has been to provide high quality behavioral health treatment and it is only because of our well-trained and dedicated employees that we have been able to continually accomplish our mission.

The Recovery Coach position will provide a wide variety of supports, services and advocacy that contribute to a client's ability to engage in ongoing treatment and work towards a lower level of care. These activities acknowledge the importance of involving significant others and other natural supports in the persons treatment that could positively impact their sobriety and recovery. Responsibilities for this position include:

  • Attending required meetings with Recovery Coach supervisor
  • Ability to work with a diverse population and cultural backgrounds
  • Complete all required documents
  • Have good listening skills and be a good team player
  • Ability to support clients in achieving long term recovery
  • Be self-motivated
  • Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

Requirements:

We are looking for a candidate who is personally in recovery for this position (at least 2 years clean and sober) and willing to be trained to help others be successful in recovery. Additional requirements include:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required;
  • Completed the CCAR Recovery Coach Academy training, including the ethics and boundary training, or ability and willingness to obtain certification within 60 days of employment;
  • Current unencumbered driver’s license and proof of current care insurance required;
  • Good verbal and written communication skills;
  • Great attendance;
  • Ability to work well with others and ability to work independently;
  • Good ethical decisions both in office and community setting.

Training will be provided after hire so please apply if you are interested. We look forward to hearing from you!

Salary: DOE

*This is a part time position on Monday Tuesday and Wednesday


Application Process: 
Submit a cover letter and resume to Human Resources. We will only accept resumes with a cover letter specifying the position title and posting number of the position you are applying for. For more information on this and other positions, please visit our website at www.lifelineconnections.org 

The Benefits:

Lifeline Connections is striving to be your employer of choice by offering our regular/full time employees a generous benefits package. The plan covers over 75% of medical, dental, and vision costs for the employee and all dependents. We also have employer paid Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Life Insurance and a 401(K) plan that matches dollar for dollar up to 3%. On top of all that, our employees receive 4 weeks paid time off during their first year of employment (accrual rates increase with years of service) and 11 paid holidays per year! 

Send us your resume and let's talk about you joining our team!