Community Recovery Specialist- Madison, WI (Part Time)
Madison, WI 
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Job Description
Tellurian, Inc. is seeking to fill 1 part time position for the position of Community Recovery Specialist (CRS) with the MAT (Medication Assisted Treatment) Program located in Madison, WI. The MAT program is helping those dealing with opiate addiction.  We facilitate supportive care and referrals for medication assisted treatment providing an innovative approach to treating heroin and prescription drug addiction. This team assists clients in community living by increasing their skills, competencies, societal integration, independence, and life satisfaction. This position would be approximately 24 hour per week with a negotiable schedule.

Mission:
Tellurian Inc’s mission is to provide essential social services to individuals with mental health, substance abuse or co-existing conditions, in addition to providing services to the homeless with mental health and/or substance abuse problems.    
  
Position Overview:
Full time position working in a multi-disciplinary team providing community case management and service coordination for adults with Opioid Use Disorder.  This is a fast paced, direct service position with the majority of services being provided in the community. Areas of focus may include symptom management, medication monitoring, housing, medical care, psychiatric care, and benefits coordination.

Essential Functions:
  • Enroll consumer with a medical provider for medication assisted treatment
  • Conducts an assessment of an individual's needs
  • Develop and implement person-centered recovery plans
  • Complete and maintain client-related records
  • Encourage clients to express their feelings and discuss what is happening in their lives, while helping them to develop insight into themselves or their relationships
  • Provides support to individuals, to assist in overcoming dependencies, adjusting to life, and working towards their defined recovery goals
 
Minimum Requirements:
  • Certification as a CSAC or  SAC-IT with WI DSPS required
  • A Master’s Degree in health/social services
  • OR a Bachelor’s Degree in health/social services and two years paid experience
  • OR an Associate's Degree in health/social services and two + years paid experience
  • CCS experience and certified, preferred
  • Bi-lingual, preferred
  • Pass a criminal background check and be free of offenses prohibiting employment under HSF12 at the time of employment, and annually thereafter.
  • Valid Driver's License

Application Process: 
All applicants are required to apply through the jobsinmadison.com website
 
Position must pass a drug screen and criminal background check and be free of offenses prohibiting employment under HSF12 at the time of employment, and annually thereafter. 

Tellurian is an equal opportunity employer who fully and actively supports equal access for all people regardless of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information or testing, family and medical leave and sexual orientation. We prohibit retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint orally or in writing, to the employer or the government, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint, or otherwise oppose discrimination.
 
Tellurian is an equal opportunity employer who fully supports equal access for all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information or testing, family and medical leave, and sexual orientation. We prohibit retaliation against individuals who bring forth a complaint in good faith to the employer or government agency, or participate in said investigation of any complain, or otherwise oppose discrimination.

 

Job Summary
Company
Start Date
Available Immediately
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Part Time
Hours per Week
24
Salary and Benefits
$20.50
Full time staff receive a generous benefit package including personal time, sick time, health, life, and disability insurance; and after 1 year are eligible to participate in the 401k plan which is matched by Tellurian to up to 3% of your pay.
Required Education
Associate Degree
Required Experience
1+ years
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