Reentry Recovery Advocate at First Call. This position serves individuals with a history of substance use both during and after incarceration. The position functions as a clinical care coordinator to guarantee that justice involved individuals are connected to supportive resources in the community to ensure that those releasing from local prisons/jails have a safe and meaningful second chance. Please refer to the job description for more information and day to day responsibilities. Interested applicants can submit a resume or questions to First Call’s Director of Clinical Services, Megan Fowler at email@example.com.
Certified Peer Specialist: Truman Medical Centers is seeking peer specialists to work at various facilities. Must be a primary mental health consumer (diagnosed as having a mental illness, including substance use disorders) and willing to share the personal experiences of recovery. See their online Employment Listings.
Licensed/Certified Counselor: The Heartland Center for Behavioral Change is seeking full-time Qualified and Licensed Substance Use Disorder Counselors at various facilities. Competitive compensation and benefits. Learn more at their web site’s “Careers” page.
VISTA Opportunities: The KC Recovery Coalition is hosting VISTA workers to build capacity and sustainability for its front-line member organizations.. AmeriCorps VISTA provides a living allowance and other benefits for participants. Current opportunities currently available. Learn more about our AmeriCorps VISTA Project.