In collaboration with the individual, the STAR Recovery Specialists will develop a Recovery Plan that includes culturally competent and relevant services and helps identifies goals with measurable objectives, assesses strengths, and monitors the progress made attaining those goals. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Educating the individuals on how to appropriately navigate treatment, social service and recovery support systems; Working collaboratively with the Case Manager to ensure the individual engages in services up to one year; Be a positive role model by sharing experiential knowledge, hope, and skills; and Assisting the individual participating in STAR with gaining skills and resources needed to initiate and maintain recovery.
The Recovery Specialist must have four (4) years of sobriety and experience in the principals of recovery that assist individuals to improve their health and wellness
Minimum Associate s degree preferred. High School Diploma or GED required
RWJBarnabas Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer