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Recovery Coordinator

Job posted:
05/09/2019

Job Schedule

Monday – Friday 8am – 4pm

Job Status

Full Time

Location

Adult Behavioral Care Management (Bath, NY)

Number of Hours

37.5

NATURE OF WORK:

  • The Recovery Coordinator is responsible for the provision of assessment and care planning services to adults to determine a HARP member’s eligibility for BH HCBS.  The Recovery Coordinator will educate HARP members about the benefits of Health Home services including ongoing coordination of BH HCBS, encourage enrollment in Health Home, and if interested (with the member’s consent) refer to or upward enroll the member in the Health Home.  All work will be carried out in accordance with state protocol for Recovery Coordination. 

QUALIFICATIONS:
Education and Experience:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Psychology, Nursing, Rehabilitation, Education, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Recreation or Recreation Therapy, Counseling, Community Mental Health, Child and Family Studies, Sociology, Speech and Hearing or other related Human Service field, or
  • A NYS teacher’s certificate for which a bachelor’s degree is required; or
  • NYS licensure and registration as a Registered Nurse and a bachelor’s degree; or
  • A Bachelor’s level education or higher in any field with five years of experience working directly with persons with behavioral health diagnoses; or
  • A Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor (CASAC)
    AND
  • Two years experience:
    • Providing direct services to people with Serious Mental Illness (SMI), developmental disabilities, or substance use disorders (SUD) or
    • Linking individuals with Serious Mental Illness (SMI), developmental disabilities, or substance use disorders (SUD) to a broad range of services essential to successful living in a community setting (e.g. medical, psychiatric, social, educational, legal, housing and financial services).

A Master’s Degree in one of the qualifying education fields may be substituted for one year of experience.

Background Check:

  • Must meet the requirements of the Mental Health Regulations regarding a State Central Register Clearance regarding history of abuse/maltreatment of children, Justice Center Staff Exclusion List clearance, and Justice Center Criminal History Review for criminal convictions.