Skills for Rhode Island' s Future (Skills RI) is recruiting Peer Recovery Support Specialist for The Providence Center in Providence, RI.
Please read more about Skills RI at the end of this job description.
JOB TITLE: Peer Recovery Support Specialist
RATE OF PAY: $14-$18 per hour
HOURS: Full-Time/Per Diem
Provides individual and group recovery coaching and advocacy
Helps maintain a positive community environment and engagement
Works collaboratively with staff to provide education and support as needed
Personal/self addiction recovery experience required with a minimum of two years continuous recovery time and strong belief in the addiction recovery process
Must be at least 21 years of age
Positive communication skills
Computer literate with Word and Excel
Those with supervisory skills and prior experience working with youth and families and/or the Department of Corrections strongly desired
HOW TO APPLY
Applicants interested in this position will be screened by Skills RI and the employer will make the final hiring decisions.
WHY APPLY THROUGH SKILLS RI
Our mission is focused on supporting unemployed and underemployed job seekers. Our goal is to get you back to work. Skills RI’ s team will guide and provide you with support throughout the hiring process.
Skills RI has agreements with employers to recruit talent like you, making us a resource to get the unemployed and underemployed job seeker back to work.