Peer Recovery Specialist

Are you inspired to help others and be on the innovative side of healthcare?

If so, you should consider a career with us!

Spectrum Healthcare Group is a truly integrated care facility with a simple mission that sums up what drives us: Compassionate Care for Mind, for Body, for all of YOU! This rings true for our clients as well as our employees.

We have been providing high quality whole healthcare throughout Yavapai County for more than 65 years. Spectrum Healthcare has expanded to the Maricopa County area and soon to be in the southern region of Arizona as we experience significant and continued growth throughout the state. Whether it is primary care, behavioral health, psychiatry, or pediatric care, we stretch the boundaries of traditional healthcare by striving to meet the needs of our clients anyway and anywhere possible.

Join a Team That Will Invest in You … While You Make a Difference in the Lives of Others!

Spectrum is proud to offer an open-door and transparent work environment. We expect a lot, but we also offer a lot, including flexible work schedules to encourage a strong work-life balance.

Position Summary

The Recovery Specialist, under professional supervision, provides recovery-oriented training, outreach, and support services to individuals and groups within the adult SMI program. Encourages clients to pursue recovery-oriented activities both within the agency and the community by modeling a positive frame of mind, hope and self-determination. Assists in advocacy of client needs and rights. Provides living skills training, participates in client consultations. Assists in development and implementation of Behavioral Health Service Plans, coordinates these assignments with case management activities and maintains client progress notes for interventions assigned to them.

The Peer Recovery Specialist position is a part-time, non-exempt, hourly position typically working a schedule that would fall in between Monday through Friday business hours. We have current openings in Prescott, AZ.

Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Must have completed WRAP and Peer Employment Training or complete both when next training is provided. Be a recipient of mental health services as defined by ADBHS.
  • Ability to interact with clients and staff in a culturally competent manner that takes into account factors such as age, developmental or acquired disabilities, religion and spiritual orientation, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, sexual orientation, indigenous heritage, national origin, and gender.
  • Ability to maintain professional boundaries.
  • Have or ability to obtain a Level I Fingerprint Clearance Card.
  • Maintain current AZ driver's license with acceptable driving record.
    • If position is required to drive for business reasons, employee must be at least 18 years of age with an acceptable driving record
  • Maintain approved CPR/First Aid certification.
  • Successfully pass background check and drug screen.
  • Microsoft Office/Internet experience and standard computer skills.

We hope you will consider a career with us at Spectrum Healthcare!

We are an equal opportunity employer and committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, clients, patients, volunteers, and vendors. Spectrum Healthcare is also a drug- and tobacco-free environment. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of their position.