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Position No. 2211RLCPC
Req No. 17-0108
Title Part Time RLC Program Coordinator (mental health
Location Taunton Recovery Learn
City Taunton
Pay Range 18
Scheduled Hours 20
Schedule flexible
Company Info

Join BAMSI's Recovery Learning Center as a peer Program Coordinator. The Coordinator will perform various duties to support the Southeast Recovery Learning Community (SERLC) programs. The Coordinator will assist in maintaining a resource library, assist in the collection and reporting of data, facilitate events and programs of the SERLC, foster a warm and welcoming environment, communicate, represent and promote the peer perspective in the SERLC and facilitate peer-run groups.

The SERLC is an entirely peer-run community dedicated to providing support, education and advocacy by providing opportunities and resources to assist individuals in finding their own path to mental health recovery.

Due to the peer-ran nature of this program, current or previous experience as a recipient of mental health services is required. Must have a high school diploma or GED and must be a Certified Peer Specialist or receive CPS certificate within a year. A valid driver's license, own means of transportation and a satisfactory driving record are required. supervisory experience and Associates or Bachelor's degree in human services are preferred.

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General Statement of Duties:  The Coordinator will perform various duties to support the Southeast Recovery Learning Community (SERLC) programs. The Coordinator will assist in maintaining a resource library, assist in the collection and reporting of data, facilitate events and programs of the SERLC, foster a warm and welcoming environment, communicate, represent and promote the peer perspective in the SERLC and facilitate peer-run groups.

 

Essential Functions:

  1. Provides on-going health and peer support to SERLC participants.
  2. Facilitates peer-run groups.
  3. While paperwork is minimal, provides assistance in the development of reports and collection of data.
  4. Attends and participates in social events, trainings and workshops as pertains to professional development within BAMSI and as recommended by the SERLC leadership. 
  5. Helps to facilitate events and training sessions within the SERLC.
  6. Informs, supports and empowers peers. Acts consistently in a manner that demonstrates dignity and respect for peers. Acts in an effecive manner and treats all peers and professionals alike with respect. Acts as role model, sharing personal strengths and skills and promoting hope in recovery.
  7. Maintains knowledge of current available resources and information through department communications, published literature, and other available sources.  Assists in maintaining resource library stocked and up-to-date.
  8. Conforms to agency standards of performance and conduct, including those pertaining to rights, so that the best possible customer service and individual care may be provided.
  9. Utilizes agency’s behavioral standards as the basis for decision making and to support the department and agency’s mission and goals.
  10. Follows established safety standards, maintaining universal precautions at all times.
  11. Performs other duties as assigned.
Requirements
  • High School Diploma or equivalency.Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in a Human Services is preferred.
  • Must be Certified Peer Specialist or receive CPS certificate within a year.
  • Current or previous experience as a recipient of mental health services preferred.
  • Current or previous supervisory experience preferred.
  • Basic familiarity inclusive of ability to enter and access data/information.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to instill confidence and to advocate for SERLC participants.
  • Cultural sensitivity and comfort with a wide range of social, racial, and ethnic populations.
  • Must have valid driver’s license and access to a personal vehicle.
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