Riverside Community Care Recovery Support Navigator in Somerville, Massachusetts
Recovery Support Navigator
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Recovery Support Navigator
We are seeking a Recovery Support Navigator for our Somerville Outpatient Center!
Recovery Support Navigators provide case management and system navigation supports to eligible Mass Health clients struggling with a diagnosis of substance use disorder and/or co-occurring mental health disorders. The purpose of RSN services is to engage people as they present in the treatment system and support them in accessing treatment services, community resources, and recovery-supported peer/social supports. In addition, the RSN will assist the person in identifying and working through system barriers to recovery.
Schedule: Monday - Friday; some evenings or Saturdays (flexible)
Excellent communication, interpersonal, and communication skills
Basic computer/technology fluency (including Microsoft Office; comfortable navigating an electronic healthcare system) required
Must have a valid driver's license, regular access to a reliable vehicle and be willing to provide transportation to persons served in personal vehicle, as needed
Recovery Support Navigators must possess sufficient knowledge and understanding about treatment and recovery from substance use disorders. This includes, but is not limited to: an understanding of addiction services available for Mass Health Members and resources available in the geographic area where they will work.
Bachelor’s Degree in mental health related discipline strongly preferred; Associate’s Degree or High School Diploma/GED considered with at least 1 year of related professional experience and/or personal experience
RSNs must possess sufficient knowledge and understanding about treatment and recovery from substance use disorders. This includes, but is not limited to: an understanding of addiction services available for Mass Health Members and resources available in the geographic area where they will work
Riverside Community Care is dedicated to respect, integrity and engagement of all individuals. We are committed to building an inclusive and culturally competent organization and we value the richness of having a diverse applicant pool. As an employer committed to equal opportunity, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, military status, national origin, disability, or any other characteristic as established by law.
Somerville, Massachusetts, United States