Job: Recovery Support Specialist (Behavioral Health)

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Posted: 04/06/2018

Job Status: Full Time

Job Reference #: 923

Job Description

We are now hiring
Req #330
Recovery Support Specialist (Behavioral Health)
Hourly
FT
Friday, April 6, 2018

MHC Healthcare is seeking a Recovery Support Specialist to join our Behavioral Health team at the MHC Counseling and Wellness Center, located in the heart of Marana, AZ.  The Recovery Support Specialist (RSS) will assist clients to enhance their recovery and help promote client wellness in an outpatient setting. The RSS will provide peer support with other clients to effectively navigate the behavioral health system in the process of their recovery.  MHC Healthcare is a Federally Qualified Community Health Center (FQHC), with 15 sites in Tucson and Pima County.  MHC Healthcare is building a world-class integrated health care system that is committed to caring for special populations, and focused on improving health outcomes for our patients. 


The ideal candidate will have the following education and experience:

  • Minimum of 21 years of age; required.
  • High school diploma or GED; required.
  • Completion of accredited Recovery Support Specialist program; required.
  • Training or experience in substance abuse and/or behavioral health services; preferred.
  • Experience with the AHCCCS Behavioral Health (BH) system in Arizona; required.
  • Possess a current driver’s license with valid auto insurance and be in good standing for a 39-month MVR driving record report from the Department of Motor Vehicles; required.
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment drug screen; required.
  • CPR and first aid certified; required.
  • Fingerprint Clearance Card through the Arizona Department of Public Safety (DPS); required.

The ideal candidate will also possess the following knowledge, skills, and abilities:

  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Excellent computer skills.
  • Knowledge of State and Regional Behavioral Health Authority (RBHA) requirements.
  • Knowledge of current versions of DSM and ICD.

Benefits:

As an employee of MHC Healthcare, we share in a very strong mission: Dedication to providing Service Excellence in Promoting Health and Well Being. To support this mission in our community, MHC Healthcare believes it must start at home. Therefore, employees have many opportunities to care for our health and wellness with benefits such as:

  • Medical, dental, vision
  • 403b
  • Short-term disability and other benefits
  • Paid time off (including holidays/vacation/sick leave/community service)
  • Paid bereavement and jury duty
  • Employee discount for medical services
  • Tuition reimbursement

Pay Type: Hourly

Travel Required: Yes

Required Education: Certification

Location: MHC Counseling and Wellness Center, Marana, Arizona, United States of America

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