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Recovery Support Navigator

Amherst, MA, USA Req #1291
Monday, January 13, 2020

Since 1969, Spectrum Health Systems, Inc . has been a leader in the field of alcohol and drug abuse treatment. Our mission is to provide the highest quality of services to individuals seeking treatment for substance abuse and/or mental health issues. We assist our clients in achieving sobriety, sustaining recovery, and fulfilling personal goals in order that they may lead healthier, more productive lives.At Spectrum Health Systems, we take great pride in our organization and in our work. We believe that providing the highest quality service and ensuring that our actions and behaviors are always client-focused place our organization ahead of the rest.

The Recovery Support Navigator provides non-clinical services that engage, educate and support individuals with opioid use disorder seeking medication assisted treatment in a Worcester -ased collaborative and transitional model treatment program (Hub and Spoke type). The program will principally provide on-site Buprenorphine induction services and referral to various Worcester based spokes (OTPs and OBOTs). This is a startup program that is in partnership with Bureau of Substance Abuse Services and SAMHSA.

Position will be for Hampshire County. Extensive travel is required. Position vacancy to start as of 1/24/20.

The pay range for this position is $19.23 per hour ($40,000 annually).

Spectrum offers a wide range of benefits including health/dental/vision/voluntary insurances, company-paid life insurance, FSA, a generous paid time off policy, 401k with company match & tuition reimbursement!

Qualifications:  

  • BA degree required
  • LADC  preferred or has a recognized certification and/or licensure for the target population to work with
  • Or sufficient experience and training in counseling and meets regulatory requirements
  • Prior experience working with individuals with substance use disorder.

    Spectrum Health Systems is an equal opportunity at will employer and does not discriminate against any employee or
    applicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability,sex, sexual orientation or national origin. 

    Other details

    • Job Family Case Worker
    • Job Function Direct Care I
    • Pay Type Hourly
    • Min Hiring Rate $19.23
    • Max Hiring Rate $19.23
    • Required Education Bachelor’s Degree
    • Amherst, MA, USA