Position: 40 hours per week
Hours available: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Some weekend or evening hours needed on occasion.
Position term: 1 year contract, with potential for renewal
Reporting to: Outreach Team Lead
Compensation: $42,000 to $52,000 based upon prior experience
Benefits: Full time positions are eligible for a comprehensive benefits package
About the Position
Are you passionate about walking with people on their recovery journey? Do you seek one-on-one connection with people? Are you interested in working with our neighbors working through substance abuse? Join our Outreach Team as a Recovery Specialist! We’re seeking a teammate who promotes harm reduction strategies and leads with compassion, loves building relationships, and is a strong advocate for our community.
As a Recovery Specialist, you’ll work in collaboration with our Outreach Team and Ottawa County Community Mental Health (CMH) to walk with our houseless neighbors by educating on harm reduction, connecting to recovery resources, and conducting wellness checks.