Peer Recovery Coach

Salary: Dependent upon experience

Job Description: "We are truly in the business of saving lives"
-Dr. C.J. Davis; President and CEO

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Springfield, Missouri

Peer Recovery Coaches share lived experiences of recovery, sharing and supporting the use of recovery tools and modeling successful recovery behaviors.

What You'll Get To Do:
*Help clients develop a network of information and support in the community.
*Assist clients to make independent choices and take a pro-active role in their own treatment.
*Assist clients with identifying their strengths and personal resources to aid in their recovery.
*Teach and model symptom management and problem-solving skills.
*Participate in treatment planning with the other team members and client.
*Provide outreach in hospital emergency rooms to individuals with opioid use disorder, who have gone through induction and need referral for continued medication treatment, or who need agency referrals for induction and continued medication treatment.
*Accurately document outreach efforts the following business day after the outreach is completed.
*Follow-up with clients and treatment centers as needed to ensure the referral to services was completed and the client was connected/admitted to the agency.
*Assist clients in setting goals and following through on wellness and health activities.
*Participate in activities that will assist the client in achieving goals set forth in their individualized treatment plan.
*Complete client follow-ups as needed to keep the client engaged or to re-engage.

What we offer:
An opportunity to start working in the rewarding, fulfilling field of behavioral health. You can make a difference in changing and even saving lives.
Great pay, benefits, and a culture like no other. Burrell’s dedication to promoting diversity, multiculturalism, and inclusion is clearly reflected in all of our content and across all of our agency. Diversity is more than a commitment at Burrell—it is the foundation of what we do. We are fully focused on equality and believe deeply in diversity of race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, national origin and all the other fascinating characteristics that make us different.

Location: Springfield, Missouri


Requirements:  Qualifications:
*High School Diploma or GED
*Must be a Missouri Certified Missouri Peer Specialist.
*Must be 21 years of age or older
*Driver's License & Auto Insurance / Favorable recent driving record

To Apply: Please Submit a resume and cover letter to: