Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois, Montana, N Recovery Support Assistant in Albuquerque, New Mexico
This position is located: in Albuquerque and is Work from Home
BASIC FUNCTION: Under supervision, this position is responsible for promoting a culture in which the voices representing people with lived mental health and substance use experiences and recovery become part of the institution; promoting a recovery oriented system of care; serving as a member advocate; providing support for staff and members during emergencies as well as in outpatient and inpatient settings; serving as a mentor/role model demonstrating competency in recovery, effective coping skills and self-help strategies.
High school Diploma or GED. *Valid State's Driver's License.Current or past consumer of mental health or co-occurring behavioral health services. 2 years success within personal recovery model. *Ability to utilize individual and group skills. *Knowledge of local community behavioral health services.Peer Support Specialist certification.
Location: NM - Albuquerque
Activation Date: Friday, December 7, 2018
Expiration Date: Tuesday, January 1, 2019