Kentucky Peer Support Specialist (PSS)
Company: Addiction Recovery Care
Posted on: April 8, 2021
Thank you for considering a career at Addiction Recovery Care,
We have an exciting opportunity for you!
Would you like to take your career to the next level and join our
team, a nationally recognized and rapidly expanding company that is
making a difference in the lives of thousands? As a Peer Support
Specialist, we offer you the opportunity to work in a dynamic,
team-oriented, environment helping individuals overcome substance
abuse addiction. In this role you will be part of a
multi-functioning team that works interdependently with other
departments in the organization. This rewarding profession offers
the opportunity to make a positive impact in the lives of others.
If this sounds like you, we invite you to apply for immediate
We offer a unique portfolio of employee benefits
Competitive starting wage offered from $11.00-$14.00 per hour
We are dedicated to providing employees the support they need and
deserve both at work and in their personal lives. At ARC, we offer
an attractive and affordable insurance package for employees and
their families, including, health, vision, and dental insurance.
Additionally, we offer a wide array of ancillary insurance products
including life, accident, critical illness, and short/long term
disability insurance. Our employees enjoy generous paid vacation,
sick, holiday, and maternity/paternity policies. For employees who
would like to plan for their financial future an optional employer
sponsored retirement plan (401k) is available with a 3% employer
match. All these benefits and more along with the opportunity to
work in a safe, friendly and supportive work environment are
available with a career at ARC.
What Qualifications You Will Need
- Must be Peer Support Certified by the state of Kentucky.
- High school graduate or GED preferred
- Valid driver's license
- Self motivated
- Availability to work some evening, overnight and/or weekend
- Good communication skills
- Ability to meet deadlines and stay on schedule
- Ability to enforce program requirements
- Problem solving abilities
- Basic computer skills
What you will do in this role
- Hold peer support groups for the clients of the center
- Maintain confidentiality and comply with company, state,
federal and HIPAA rules and regulations
- Charting for insurance purposes
- Maintain a positive, professional attitude toward clients,
staff and volunteers
- Handle crisis situations in a calm supportive manner
- Complete drug screening
- Create a safe and healthy environment for clients
- Perform Residential Staff duties as needed
- Comply with random employee drug screening
What Addiction Recovery Care (ARC) Is All About
Our mission - We create opportunities for people to discover hope
and live their God-given destiny.
At ARC, our hope is to allow everyone we serve to achieve their
full human potential and flourish in all their endeavors. Our
nationally recognized Crisis to Career model is shaping the future
of the individuals we serve to prepare them to live a life of
abundance and flourish by incorporating the best practices of
clinical drug addiction treatment with vocational training
programs. We operate a network of over 30 vibrant and supportive
residential, outpatient and online treatment programs. Our recovery
programs establish emotional health, physical wellness, and
spiritual growth in those we serve. Our hope is to see transformed
lives anchored in strong family relationships, social
responsibility, and meaningful careers.
Addiction Recovery Care, LLC is an equal opportunity employer.
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