Recovery Specialists are an integral part in the continuum of care for those living with addiction and striving for recovery.
Healthcare organizations are truly starting to recognize the importance and effectiveness of trained individuals who have lived experience with substance use.
Take a look at some of the employment opportunities available in New Jersey for Recovery Specialists.
Rutgers is seeking multiple Peer Support Specialist: (duplicates are separate job announcements)
Acenda Integrated Healthcare is hiring a Peer Recovery Specialist:
The Center for Great Expectations is hiring a Peer Recovery Specialist for their Outpatient Program:
Integrity House is hiring a part-time Peer Recovery Specialist for their STAR Program-Support Team for Addiction Recovery in their Toms River location:
RWJBarnabas Health is hiring a Recovery Specialist for their OORP-Opioid Overdose Recovery Program & STAR - Support Team for Addiction Recovery:
John Brooks Recovery Center is hiring a Senior Peer Services Coordinator for their new Boardwalk Community Peer Recovery Center:
(This is not specifically for a Recovery Specialist but they are looking for someone with lived-experience with addiction and a Recovery Specialist credential will be helpful)